Our Staff

Our Pastoral and Administrative Team are committed to serving the church so that it can truly be a community Christ followers who love God and impact the world for Jesus.

John Reimer


Pastor John is responsible for the overall vision and direction of the church and is the primary preacher and teacher at Broadview. John enjoys sports, music, photography and travel. John and his wife Debbie love to spend time with and vacation with their children and grandchildren. For more information visit John’s personal website at jreimer.com.

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Rudy Evans


Pastor Rudy has been the Children’s Pastor at Broadview since September 2012, and has a burden and passion for reaching and teaching the children that spans over 4 and 1/2 decades. You will often find his wife, Crystal, by his side within the ministries of Broadview Kids, as they enjoy serving together as a team. Rudy enjoys spending time in his garden and taking nature pictures with his camera. They have two adult children, one whom is married, making it three!

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Chris Tycholis


Pastor Chris joined our team as our Student Ministries Pastor in mid, 2018. Chris comes to us from Lethbridge where he completed a year-long internship at the Evangelical Free Church. Chris grew up in Southern Alberta near Lethbridge, Alberta. He enjoys any outdoor activities, reading, photography/videography, and board games.

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Elisabeth Leach


Lis (Elisabeth) joined our office staff in 2019 as our office manager. Having worked in business administration in the Lower Mainland Lis enjoys the challenges of serving in the local church.

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Lena Hagerman


Lena recently moved to Salmon Arm from Alberta and will be joining our staff team toward the end of August. We look forward to Lena being part of the team.

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Ruth Ratzlaff


Ruth Ratzlaff joined our staff in 2013. She and her husband, Terry, have been a part of our Church Family since 2005 when they moved to Salmon Arm. They have 4 adult children and 3 grandchildren. When she is not in the office Ruth’s real job is being a grandma.

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Detlef Doose


Returning home to the Shuswap after ministering to tribal people in Papua New Guinea, an opportunity to serve as a custodian at Broadview in 2001 presented itself. Detlef and his wife have 3 married children and 4 grand-daughters. He values family and friendships. One of Detlef’s greatest leisure activities is playing competitive tennis.

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