Seth Hankee

Lead Pastor | Elder

 Ever since they met, Seth & Melissa have shared a passion for connecting with people and sharing their lives with them.  Seth and Melissa have ministered at Greenmonte since 2004 when they began a work called "LaFa," ministering to young adults in the Shenandoah Valley.  Since that time they continue to minister in a number of ways including ministry to married couples and families as well as teens. Seth served as pastor of worship and outreach at Greenmonte starting in 2004, when he moved to Stuarts Draft upon graduating from seminary.  In May 2015 Seth was called to be the lead pastor of Greenmonte.  Seth has a heart to see the larger body of Christ unified and working together to share Jesus' love and build His Kingdom.  In his free time he enjoys playing with his kids, playing guitar, watching sports, taking walks with his wife, reading the news and drinking coffee.

David Brenneman

Serving as Elder since 2017

David grew up at Greenmonte and was raised in Stuarts Draft. He is is Executive Director at Stuarts Draft Retirement Community and Christian Homes. At Greenmonte, David loves teaching, preaching, and motivating people to grow in their personal relationship with Jesus. He is passionate about Jesus’ church, His Word, and growing disciples into mature faith. David and his wife Tiffany have four kids and as a family they enjoy hiking, taking walks, and riding bikes together.

Anthony Eshleman

Serving as Elder since 2018

Anthony grew up in Georgia and Alabama. He works in Civil Drafting and lives in Stuarts Draft with his wife Shannon. Together they enjoy watching football, hiking, going out to eat, and shopping at Lowe’s for their next home renovation. At Greenmonte Anthony loves to teach and lead life groups. He is passionate about understanding God through His Word and learning how to be a better disciple of Jesus.  Anthony is excited to see so many people at Greenmonte eagerly serving God with their lives.

Randy Peltola

Serving as Elder Since 2019

Randy was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and worked for many years as an engineer. In 1999, he was sent on business to Japan, where he met a missionary teacher named Liza. The two were married and spent 10 years in Oregon, where their two sons were born. A move to Waynesboro,  Liza's home town, led to Randy starting his own solar installation business. Always passionate about God's Word, Randy now gives away Bibles to each of his solar customers. He also joined the Gideons and is on the board for Risen Ridge, a newly formed horse therapy ministry. He and Liza still love travel, even if it's just to a new location in Virginia. 

Dane & Sunnie Barr

Youth Leaders

Liza Peltola

Director of Children's & Family Ministries