Bart Wilkins

Lead Pastor

Bart is the founding and lead pastor of Flatland Church. He is responsible for creating and casting vision, as well as overseeing a growing teaching team. Under Bart’s leadership Flatland Church has continued to achieve its vision of inspiring people to move closer to the center of God’s Kingdom where real life transformation happens.

Jen Wilkins


Jen oversees our staff and is responsible for translating the church’s vision into monthly, weekly, and even daily steps. Jen helped found the church with her husband Bart in 1996 and has been integral to the church’s success since day one.

Josie Laurent

Director of Administration

Josie leads our finance, donations, membership, and support departments. She also oversees the care of our facilities and vehicles.

Zach Jones

Director of Worship

Zach leads our worship, tech, and creative arts departments.

Kelvin Nygren

174 Campus Pastor

Kelvin pastors our 174 campus and is a key member of our teaching team.

Codey Friesen

Youth Pastor

Mitchell McNaney

Head of Omaha School of Ministry

JJ Jackson

17 (Prison Ministry) Campus Pastor

Shannon Smay

Communications Director

Beth King

Director of Administration