The Team

The Granberrys

Chris, Mary, Ann Marie, Beth, Morgan and David moved to the reservation in June 2003 with the desire to love and serve "our first neighbors" well. Ordained by the Pacific Northwest Presbytery in June 2008, Chris serves as Team Leader and Pastor for the team and church plant. Mary oversees food prep for Hope Fellowship and short term teams as well as hospitality and mercy ministries.

Granberry's Blog:
Mary's Blog:

Veronica Vasquez

Veronica moved to the reservation in the Fall of 2007. Veronica is the administrative assistant to Chris. She also serves as the primary contact for summer teams and internships.

Phone: 253-315-1833

The Clevengers

Chuck, Neena and Asha moved to the reservation in February 2009. Isaac arrived a few months later. Chuck serves as Youth Director. 

Phone: 509-388-3669

  Joshua Tsavatewa

Joshua moved to the reservation in the Summer of 2010. Joshua was ordained in June 2019 and is the Assistant Pastor of Hope Fellowship.

Phone: 509-930-0100
Joshua's Blog:

Emily Ann Bachand

Emily Ann moved to the reservation in June 2017 to work with Mary assisting in Hospitality and Mercy Ministry. She also leads girls in Discipleship groups and has served in Warm Springs in the summers.


Trey Belisario

Trey moved to the reservation full time in May 2018. He serves as our Children's Ministry Coordinator and works a lot in Youth Ministry and YoungLife clubs.
Evan and Holly Shaw

Evan and Holly moved to the reservation October 2019. They plan to move and live full-time on the Warm Springs Reservation (Oregon) after living on the Yakama Reservation. They lead and coordinate the short-term teams in Warm Springs.
Kealen Farris

Kealen moved to the reservation full-time in September 2019 after he completed the summer internship. He works with the facilities crew and Youth Ministry.

Part Time Staff:

Tionna Tillequots

Children's Ministry

Tsennibah Piel

Hospitality and Mercy Ministry

Stephen Hert


  Jiron Lopez


Philip Stevens


The Sacred Road Board of Directors:

Mark Dix, Chairman | Ruling Elder, Covenant Presbyterian Church, Issaquah, WA

Steven O'Ban | Ruling Elder, Faith Presbyterian Church, Tacoma, WA

Stephen Meerdink | Treasurer, Trinity Church (CREC), Kirkland, WA 

Don Mellott | Ruling Elder, Faith Presbyterian Church, Tacoma, WA

Rev. Wilson Shirley | Pastor, Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, Huntsville, AL

Rev. Fred Marsh | Assoc. Coordinator, Mission to North American (PCA), Lawrenceville, NC

Rev. Mike Higgins | Pastor, South City Church, St. Louis, MO

Rev. Huron Claus | CHIEF (Christian Hope Indian Eskimo Fellowship), Phoenix, AZ

Scott Hannah | Director, Quest Recreation Outreach, Birmingham, AL