Leadership

Pastors, Deacons & Staff

Ted Rastatter

Lead Pastor

Ted loves Jesus and his people.  He and his wife Andrea live in Forest Ridge with their daughters, June and Kate and have been a part of Forest Ridge Baptist Church for five years. In his free time, Ted enjoys making pottery and writing music.

Marites Harger

Secretary

Marites has been with Forest Ridge as the Secretary since 2013,
She loves cooking and trying new recipes; She was born and raised Filipino and she enjoy watching K-dramas!

Pastors

Ted Rastatter

Ted loves Jesus and his people.  He and his wife Andrea live in Forest Ridge with their daughters, June and Kate and have been a part of Forest Ridge Baptist Church since 2017. In his free time, Ted enjoys making pottery and writing music.

John Brewer

John, his wife Mandy, and their son J.D. joined Forest Ridge in 2019. John works as an engineer and likes tinkering on anything from cars to woodworking.  

Jerry Shiver

Jesus saved Jerry and Forest Ridge was the first place he went.  Jerry is married to his wife Teresa.  He loves his grandkids and serving the church.

Jason Finke

Jason has attended Forest Ridge Baptist Church since 1988.  He and his wife, Caitlin, have four children - Ainsley, Caleb, Julia, and Elias.  Jason enjoys sports, trivia, and reading nonfiction.

Deacons

Deb Puente

Deacon of Widows
Deborah  is married to Daniel, and they have two adult children; Michael and Victoria. She has been a member of FRBC for 17 years. She enjoys visiting the shut-in members of our church, teaching, jewelry making, playing cards/ board games and reading.

Cliff Bulmaster

Deacon of Finance
Cliff and his wife, Andrea started attending Forest Ridge Baptist over seven years ago.  Their two sons, Lincoln and Nolan, have grown up here at Forest Ridge.  Cliff loves taking the family camping and spending time outdoors.

Mandy Brewer

Deacon of Women's Ministry
Mandy and her husband John live in Huber Heights and came to Forest Ridge Baptist Church in 2019. Their adorable son, J.D. is four and loves our church as well. He will quickly tell you that the church is the people, not the building. Mandy loves teaching in Ridge Kids and working part time as a Physical Therapist.