Say hello to the pastoral staff at Gateway Church

Meet our leadership

Darren Melton - Lead Pastor

Darren Melton joined the staff at Gateway Nazarene in 2018. Since then, he has served as Gateway's Lead Pastor. Darren is married to his wife of 25+ years, Dawn.

Andy Watts - Youth Pastor

Andy Watts joined the Gateway Nazarene staff in 2011. Andy serves as the Youth Pastor at Gateway Nazarene. Andy is married to his high school sweetheart, Lindsay. Andy and Lindsay both grew up in Oskaloosa and have two children.

Dan Anderson - Worship Leader

Dan Anderson joined the Gateway Nazarene staff in 2015 as the Worship Leader. Dan and his wife, Lynnae, have five children.

Brian Bowers - Children's Pastor

Brian Bowers joined the Gateway Nazarene staff in 2017 as the Children's Pastor. Brian and his wife, Ashley, have three girls.