Brandon Draper

Brandon Draper

Brandon Draper Worship Leader, Shawnee Campus Brandon Draper is a graduate of Smoky Valley High School and Bethany College.  He has enjoyed a celebrated career as drummer, percussionist, producer, multi-instrumentalist, and educator. In addition to freelancing and...
Dr. Lara L. West

Dr. Lara L. West

Dr. Lara L. West Organist A lifelong Lutheran, Lara West is passionate about church music, especially congregational song. She holds a bachelor’s degree in music from Luther College, and master’s and doctoral degrees in church music (organ concentration) from...
Ben A. Spalding

Ben A. Spalding

Ben A. Spalding Director of Music and the Arts Ben A. Spalding is the founder and artistic director of the Spire Chamber Ensemble, which is gaining a national reputation for excellence in choral performances. He received undergraduate degrees in voice and piano from...