Our Team

Leadership is all about service with Jesus as our example, we are honored and privileged to lead, guide, and sacrifice for the South Lakes community.

Grant Adams   Worship Minister  Grant is the newest member of the South Lakes staff, having started in May of 2019. He’s passionate about all things music and loves seeing people connect to God through song. In addition to music he also loves cooking, traveling, and spending time with his wife Tiffany.

Grant Adams
Worship Minister

Grant is the newest member of the South Lakes staff, having started in May of 2019. He’s passionate about all things music and loves seeing people connect to God through song. In addition to music he also loves cooking, traveling, and spending time with his wife Tiffany.

Tiffany Adams   SL Student Minister  Tiffany has been part of South Lakes, and served on staff since February ’18. She is passionate about every youth student and has a desire to help them find a deeper relationship with God. Tiffany and her husband, Grant, love meeting new people, serving, traveling, and their two dogs. She’s lived in Moore her entire life and enjoys antiques, coffee, Qdoba, and Christmas!

Tiffany Adams
SL Student Minister

Tiffany has been part of South Lakes, and served on staff since February ’18. She is passionate about every youth student and has a desire to help them find a deeper relationship with God. Tiffany and her husband, Grant, love meeting new people, serving, traveling, and their two dogs. She’s lived in Moore her entire life and enjoys antiques, coffee, Qdoba, and Christmas!

Joey Dean   Lead Pastor/ Elder  Joey has been involved in various aspects of ministries for over 16 years, serving in multiple student and young adult ministries. In August '15, God called Joey and his family to start a new chapter of ministry that eventually became known as South Lakes Church. Joey's desire is to see the church advance the Kingdom of God throughout Oklahoma, the nation, and the world. He has been married to his wife Kristi since '04, and they have two beautiful daughters, Keira and Everly. Joey's greatest passion is to see people engage in genuine discipleship while being equipped to carry out the work of ministry within the local church.

Joey Dean
Lead Pastor/ Elder

Joey has been involved in various aspects of ministries for over 16 years, serving in multiple student and young adult ministries. In August '15, God called Joey and his family to start a new chapter of ministry that eventually became known as South Lakes Church. Joey's desire is to see the church advance the Kingdom of God throughout Oklahoma, the nation, and the world. He has been married to his wife Kristi since '04, and they have two beautiful daughters, Keira and Everly. Joey's greatest passion is to see people engage in genuine discipleship while being equipped to carry out the work of ministry within the local church.

Melinda Guebert   Business Administrator  Melinda has been part of South Lakes, and served on staff since September '16. She is passionate about spreadsheets and numbers. Melinda and her husband Kyle enjoy spending time with their two cats, hiking, and playing board games.

Melinda Guebert
Business Administrator

Melinda has been part of South Lakes, and served on staff since September '16. She is passionate about spreadsheets and numbers. Melinda and her husband Kyle enjoy spending time with their two cats, hiking, and playing board games.

Alexis Hidalgo   SL Kids Minister  Alexis has been a part of South Lakes since the start, and has been on staff since August 2018. She is passionate about discipling kids of all ages and of all abilities, and loves to see kids encounter the transforming love of Jesus. Alexis graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in Special Education, and spent a few years in a classroom setting before joining ministry full time. She loves spending time with her husband, her two dogs, and is expecting their first daughter, Eden. She enjoys a good taco, traveling, and writing.

Alexis Hidalgo
SL Kids Minister

Alexis has been a part of South Lakes since the start, and has been on staff since August 2018. She is passionate about discipling kids of all ages and of all abilities, and loves to see kids encounter the transforming love of Jesus. Alexis graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in Special Education, and spent a few years in a classroom setting before joining ministry full time. She loves spending time with her husband, her two dogs, and is expecting their first daughter, Eden. She enjoys a good taco, traveling, and writing.

Rico Hidalgo   Group Care Minister  Rico has been part of South Lakes since the beginning, and served as intern. He joined the staff at the beginning of 2018. He is passionate about seeing new guests getting plugged in and growing in their walk as believers. He enjoys serving in the worship band, hanging out with the youth, and leading discussion in the college ministry. Rico and his expecting wife Alexis keep busy with their two big dogs and their involvement in the special needs community. Rico likes (virgin) pina colodas and getting caught in the rain. He enjoys watching movies, playing soccer, and travelling.

Rico Hidalgo
Group Care Minister

Rico has been part of South Lakes since the beginning, and served as intern. He joined the staff at the beginning of 2018. He is passionate about seeing new guests getting plugged in and growing in their walk as believers. He enjoys serving in the worship band, hanging out with the youth, and leading discussion in the college ministry. Rico and his expecting wife Alexis keep busy with their two big dogs and their involvement in the special needs community. Rico likes (virgin) pina colodas and getting caught in the rain. He enjoys watching movies, playing soccer, and travelling.

 
AJ Stewart  SL Intern  I am a sophomore studying Journalism at the University of Oklahoma. I have a passion for meeting new people and developing relationships with others. I grew up in Duncan, Oklahoma and have been involved in church my entire life. I love movies and TV shows, along with Dr. Pepper, milk and Mexican food!

AJ Stewart
SL Intern

I am a sophomore studying Journalism at the University of Oklahoma. I have a passion for meeting new people and developing relationships with others. I grew up in Duncan, Oklahoma and have been involved in church my entire life. I love movies and TV shows, along with Dr. Pepper, milk and Mexican food!