Bryan Lair

Lead Pastor

Bryan graduated from the University of Northwestern in Saint Paul, MN, with a B.A. in Biblical Studies, and he also has a Masters of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL. As the Lead Pastor at TCC, Bryan develops and implements the vision of the church, plans and preaches the majority of sermons for the Sunday Gatherings, and serves a variety of other responsibilities in pastoral care and oversight. Bryan is ordained with the EFCA.

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Nick Wiesneski

Pastor of Operations

Nick has a degree in English from UW Madison. Operating his own business since 2007, he has done architectural 3d modeling and rendering, CAD drafting, and web design and development. In his present role at TCC, he enjoys the variety of pastoral responsibilities and working toward the mission of the church in every area of operations. He's presently working on completing local church-based pastoral training and ordination with the EFCA.


Daniel Parks

Director of Music

Dan has studied at Lawrence University and is presently pursuing a master's degree in choral conducting at the University of Minnesota. He previously worked as a music teacher at the School District of River Falls. In his present role at TCC, Dan leads the music ministry during the Sunday Gathering and all special services, in addition to overseeing the audio-visual team. 


Leadership Teams

Overseer Team

The Overseer Team is responsible for the welfare and spiritual direction of Trinity City Church. The team consists of both non-staff Overseers and staff Overseers (Pastors), and they all affirm the Overseer Theological Ethos for Ministry. The team includes: Dayton Daberkow, Bryan Lair, Nick Wiesneski, and Ben Wright.


The Deacon Team serves a wide variety of practical tasks within the church and is mainly responsible for the leadership of individual ministry endeavors. The prototype of the deacon/deaconess ministry is found in Acts 6:1–7. The team includes: Peter Arneson, Beth Lefebvre, Pati McConeghey, Dan Parks, Brianna Rodgers, Juan Soto, and Alex Whitworth.

Governance Team

The Governance Team consists of Overseers, Deacons, and Covenant Members, and has full authority to run the business affairs of this church. This team includes: Megan Arenson, Miranda Curzon, Bryanne Horn, Bryan Lair, Mark Pitts, Jack Reed, Luke Rupnow, and Nick Wiesneski.