Our Team

Meet Our Staff

Pastor Ryan
David Ryan

Pastor Ryan has served as senior pastor at Grace Baptist since January 1999. His desire is for people to come to know Christ personally and to grow in a relationship with God as the Bible comes alive to them in their everyday life.

Pastor Ryan is a 1990 graduate of Cedarville University and of Baptist Bible Seminary in Pennsylvania, where he earned a Master of Divinity in 1995. He has been in full-time pastoral ministry since 1994.

David is a native of Toledo, Ohio, and met his wife Linda at Cedarville, where she graduated in 1990. The couple has been blessed with three daughters, Allison, Karis and Abby. The Ryan family enjoys serving in many ways at Grace Baptist.


Kaylun Garwood
Kaylyn Garwood
Music Ministry Coordinator

Kaylyn has been the Music Ministry Coordinator at Grace Baptist Church since September 2014. Her passion is for sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ and solid doctrine through song and encouraging others to use their gifts for God’s glory. 

Kaylyn graduated from Malone University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Ministry. 

While at Malone she met and married her husband, Michael. God has blessed their family with four children that Kaylyn homeschools. As a family their favorite activities include board games, reading together, and camping. 


Linda Mulanax
Linda Mulanax
Office Manager

Linda has been the Office Manager since February 1999. She enjoys the opportunities the position gives her to use her skills to assist the pastors and the church family, and the many opportunities to come along side others and encourage them through prayer or an encouraging word.

Linda has been a member of Grace since 1978. The church family is truly “family” that she loves and appreciates.

Linda is originally from Massachusetts. She is blessed with a wonderful family – 2 children, son-in-law, daughter-in-law and 5 precious grandkids.