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Governing Elders

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Governing Elders

Marty Brophy

Marty Brophy has been a member of Riverstone Church for nearly four years and has served as an elder in a previous Evangelical church. After recently selling a construction business which he started in 1979, Martin returned to Cairn University and graduated last year with a B.S. in Biblical Studies. For the past three and half years, Marty has served on the Global Initiative segment of Riverstone’s missions committee. He and his wife, Sandra, reside in Yardley. They have two married adult children and six grandchildren.

Martin Brophy

Don Cheyney, Vice Chairman

Don Cheyney has attended Riverstone since 2000 after serving 20+ years as a missionary-pastor to become Professor of Church Ministries at Cairn University. He has three earned degrees in Bible, theology, and education. At Riverstone he has taught adult classes, spoken at men’s breakfasts and retreats, preached, mentored, and served two terms on the elder board before taking some time off. He and his wife, Jan, live in Levittown and have three grown children and three grandchildren.

Don Cheyney

Andy Frank

Andy Frank joined Riverstone in 1998 and has served as an elder in previous years. He is a candidate for a new term as elder. Andy has held positions in commercial sales and management over his career and is a graduate of Eastern University. He and his wife, Sarah, live in Yardley and have two grown children. Andy & Sarah have served in a variety of roles at Riverstone, such as Children's Ministries, short-term and local missions, search committees and Men's and Women's small groups.

Andy Frank

Ted Smith

Ted Smith and his wife Erin have attended Riverstone Church since 2005, when the oldest of their four boys was only one. Ted has served in various capacities at Riverstone including infant nursery, small group leader and has been a part of the men's retreat leadership team. Since attending, he has served consistently with Wednesday night kids ministries, originally with the 3rd to 6th grade boys as a helper, and eventually leading the boys group. Currently Ted and Erin lead the Red Team, 1st through 3rd grade boys and girls. Ted is also a growth group coach and serves on the Safety/Security Team. Ted and Erin live in the Thornridge section of Levittown with their boys and a few pets.

Ted Smith

Sean Wagner, Chairman

Sean Wagner has attended Riverstone Church since 2004, During his time at Riverstone, he served as a leader in Stockade and oversaw Riverstone's Care Ministry from 2013-2018. Sean served as a Riverstone Church elder from 2013-2019, and as the boards's Vice Chairman and then Chairman. He also served as an elder at his prior church. ean is a senior leader with a Yardley-based technology company that services the pharmaceutical industry. He and his wife Jennifer live in Yardley and have two grown children.

Sean Wagner