Our Staff

Emily  holverson

Executive Pastor

Emily is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of the centralized ministries of Dearborn Free Methodist Church - teaching, worship, people care, adult discipleship, family ministries, outreach, global missions and strategic planning. She oversees the DFMC Central ministry team and works with ministry leaders to achieve their ministry goals and ensure they are aligned with the church’s mission. She loves working with this team and helping each member hear and respond to the Lord’s direction in his/her life and ministry area.

craig  simonds

Executive Director of Operations

As Executive Director of Operations (EDO), Craig provides high-level operational oversight to the Dearborn Free Methodist Church, ensuring the operational readiness of the church through leadership and oversight of support staff/volunteers performing the duties in administration, finance, human resources, supply, and facilities management/care.  As a ministry strategist, he assists the Executive Pastor in developing, implementing and maintaining healthy systems that position the church for effectiveness in fulfilling its mission and vision. 

bekki  ewaskowitz

Worship Pastor

Pastor Bekki leads our worship team, which includes vocalists, musicians, sound technicians, and those skilled in stage decor.  Pastor Bekki trains and coaches those who are new to the team and provides outstanding leadership for this ministry as a whole.