Leadership

Staff & Elders

Ryan Guilfoy

Pastor

Ryan and Rachel came to BRCC from a Christian adventure camp in the mountains of New Mexico, but they have spent most of their lives in ministry throughout the Northeast. Ryan loves being part of Jesus’ work in the lives of people. He is passionate about helping people find their identity in Christ and purpose as part of His church. He is a graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.  

Paige Shifflett

Church Administrator / Children's Ministry Coordinator 

Paige has an amazing gift for children and for encouraging volunteers. From writing curriculum to doing amazing children’s sermons, she is God’s gift to our kids. She and W.H. are a perfect couple; they are quintessential Greene County, salt of the earth kind of folks. 

Derek Carbonneau

Elder

Derek and Heather have been at BRCC for many years and have served in many helpful ways, including leading home groups for years. They have two children.  

Phil Lemire

Elder

Back in his college days Phil was involved in pastoral ministry in rural West Virginia. For years now at BRCC, he and his wife Ellen have helped with and led home groups at BRCC. They have five children.  

Dan Payne

Elder

Dan and Sandy were founding members of Blue Ridge. They have led home groups, planted a church, and now lead the Alpha ministry at BRCC. The Paynes are now grandparents.