Our Staff:


Pastor Marty Dennis, Lead Pastor

Marty has served as Lead Pastor in the Church of the Nazarene for the last 28 years.  Marty and his family came to High Street Nazarene in April of 2015.  

Marty is married to Carrie and they have two sons, Tyler and Jadon.  Carrie is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and currently has a private counseling practice with offices in Springfield and Columbus.
Marty enjoys spending time with his family and friends, golfing and reading good books.


Randy Pinkerton, Worship Ministries Director

Randy has been attending and participating in the Worship Ministries here at High Street for over 20 years. 
Randy is married to Shanna, High Street’s Office Administrator.  They have been married for over 30 years and have two daughters, Heather and Holly, one son (in-law) Alex and one rambunctious grandson.
Randy enjoys camping, anything to do with music and spending time with his family.


Bryan Bailey, Worship Ministries Director

Bryan and his family have been at High Street for about 5 years.  After searching for a church family for several years, they finally feel like they have found their church home.
Bryan and his wife, Lisa, have been married for over 28 years.  They have two adult children who are married, as well as a preteen. 
Bryan enjoys leading worship, traveling, reading, making art, and spending time with family.


Pastor Richie Griffith, Associate Pastor of Families

Richie and his family came to High Street Nazarene in August of 2015. Richie is currently attending Nazarene Bible College and is a Licensed Pastor on the Northwest Ohio Nazarene District.

Richie and his wife Kristen have three kids Peyton, Karlee, and Owen. Kristen enjoys running a daycare back in Tipp City.

Richie enjoys going to Kings Island with his family, going to concerts, and also hosting concerts.


Heidi Congleton, Children’s Ministries Director

Heidi loves children and has been involved in Children’s Ministries for 22 years.

She has been married to Shawn for 21 years and they have 3 daughters.  Morgan who lives in Alaska with her husband Kade, Jordan who is a freshman and plays volleyball and Brooklyn who is in 5th grade and wants to be a Physical Therapist when she grows up.
Heidi enjoys riding bikes and traveling and has been to 45 out of 50 states.


Pastor Doug Dahms, Associate & Visitation Pastor 

Doug and his wife Bobbi came to High Street Nazarene June of 2015. Doug served with Pastor Marty in ministry prior to his arrival here at High Street.

Bobbi is a board certified anesthesiologist and currently works with medical groups in the area. She also is a trained Stephen Ministry Leader and serves in other areas of ministry with Doug.

Doug enjoys golfing and spending time at the beach.




Shanna Pinkerton, Office Administrator 

Shanna and her family have been attending High Street for over 20 years and has been the Office Administrator since September 2002.
Shanna is married to Randy and they have two daughters, Heather and Holly, one son (in-law) Alex and one rambunctious grandson.
Shanna enjoys spending time with her family, reading, organizing and camping.