Pastors & Staff

Lead Pastor

Pete Keirstead

Pete Keirstead has been living in the Daytona Beach area since 1988. His wife, Shaylan, is an Interior Designer and an actual area native (those are hard to find). He earned his BS from ERAU and went on to complete his MA from UCF in Counselor Education, with a certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy. He is a licensed commercial pilot, Licensed Mental Health Counselor and ordained minister. His community service has earned him numerous awards and appointments. Pete and Shaylan have 3 children.

Pastoral Team

Anne Marie Duquette

Aaron Green

Executive Pastor
Family Ministry Pastor

Daniel Prince

Eric Nidiffer

Pastor of Worship & Student Ministries
Online Experience Pastor

Thrive Staff

Shaylan Keirstead

First Impressions, Events & Growth Track

Jessica LaPeters

Manager of Operations

Erika Froling

Orange Curriculum Coordinator

James Murphy

Manager of Production

Melanie Burton

Children's Ministry Coordinator

Ron Mosca

Supervisor Production / Set Up

Jacqueline Green

Tom Robinson, C.P.A.

Financial Administrator