• Brian Moss

    Senior pastor

    Brian began serving on the pastoral staff in August of 2015. He is a graduate of Belmont University and Regent College. Prior to OICC, Brian was the Associate Pastor at Maple Valley Presbyterian Church in Maple Valley, WA. He has served on the board of CIVA (Christians in the Visual Arts) and directed artist residencies as the Creative Director of By/For. Brian is a songwriter and worship leader and has released several CDs. One of his ongoing projects involves writing new songs inspired by the Psalms (check it out at www.prayerbookproject.com). Brian is married to Stephanie and has five children: Haley, Levi, Ethan, Isaac, and Ezra.

  • Dick Staub

    Preaching pastor

    Dick Staub joined the pastoral staff in 2007 after a career as an award-winning broadcaster and writer. His most recent book is About You: Fully Human. Fully Alive. He is also the founder of The Kindlings, a movement devoted to rekindling the creative, intellectual, and spiritual legacy of Christians in our culture. (For more information visitwww.TheKindlings.com.) Dick is a graduate of Simpson University and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He has taken additional graduate level courses at Harvard Divinity School and the University of Washington. Dick is joyously married to Kathy, and they have four children, Josh, Jessica, Heidi, and Molly. They also have two grandchildren, Mia and Eli, and a wonderful daughter-in-law, Bonnie. And last but not least, they have an energetic young Springer Spaniel named Luke.

  • Ryan Carpenter

    associate pastor of care & administration

    Ryan oversees our CARE ministries. He has a Master’s Degree in Narrative Therapy & Community Work from the University of Melbourne, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies and Sociology from Westmont College. Ryan is happily married to his wife Kelly and they have two amazing kids, Joselyn and Gus. In addition to spending time with his family, he enjoys fishing, friends, songwriting, and philosophy..  

  • Kelly Carpenter

    kids' ministry

    Kelly grew up in rural Minnesota. She moved to Orcas Island in 2002 and married her wonderful husband, Ryan Carpenter, in 2003. Kelly has a B.A. in English and Secondary Education from Western Washington University. She and Ryan have two beautifully spirited children, Joselyn and Gus. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys reading, running, gardening and hanging out with friends and family.

  • Bonnie Knight

    Secretary

    Bonnie is the newest member of the staff, and is also an active member of our Women’s Ministry Team. She grew up in California and after graduating from college, moved to Seattle where she met and married her husband, Richard. Bonnie has worked in the accounting field for the past 30 years, and she and her husband enjoyed raising Great Danes. Bonnie retired to Orcas Island after her husband passed away in 2013. She loves spending time with her dog Zoey, cat Rascal, cooking, entertaining, and gardening.. 

  • Stephanie Moss

    Custodian

    Stephanie moved to Orcas in 2015 with her husband, Brian, and their five wonderful children. Originally from Maryland, she has spent much of her life training, performing, and teaching classical ballet and other styles of dance. Stephanie enjoys gardening and has a heart for serving others. She is grateful to be a part of OICC.