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 Clinton

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. Veronica and Donnie Clinton were married in October 2020.

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:

Kealen and Emily Ann Farris

Emily Ann moved to the reservation in June 2017.  Kealen moved to the reservation in May 2019, and stayed on full-time after completing the summer internship. Emily Ann assists with Hospitality, Mercy Ministries and Youth Ministries. Kealen is head of Facilities and Transportation Ministries. He is training a few Native young adult men to do the facilities work alongside him, too.  They both lead Discipleship Groups.


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.

Tsennibah Piel
Hospitality and Mercy Ministry

Tionna Tillequots
Children's Ministry

Part Time Staff:

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