Lake Eustis Staff


  • Brent Elliott, Senior Pastor

    Although born in Tennessee in 1977, Brent grew up in Lake County, FL and after High School he graduated from Florida Christian College. Brent has served at several other ministries before coming to Lake Eustis. Brent married his wife, Michelle, on December 18, 1999 and they are blessed with three great kids; Wes, Caylyn, and Makenna. Brent is passionate about the church making a difference in the community and helping people find a new life with Jesus. Brent loves fishing, hunting, water sports, Miami Hurricane football and the Atlanta Braves.

  • Brian Palmer, Youth & Family Pastor

    Brian grew up in South Florida and then graduated from Florida Christian College.  Brian married his wife Jennie in 2001 and they have four incredible kids; Hallie, Ava, Levi, and Micah.  Brian oversees the Family Ministry (birth-High School) with an emphasis on 6th-12th grade students.  Brian loves the outdoors and sports.  His favorite passage of scripture is….”For out of the overflow of his heart, his mouth speaks.” (Luke 6:45)  Brian has a deep love for Jesus and loves to lead people to HIM.

  • Tyler Bickhart, Worship Pastor

    Tyler was born in 1985 and raised in Lake County, FL. He taught himself to play the guitar at age 17. Music has always been a part of his life. He married his high school sweetheart Abbey in 2005 and they have two adorable kids: Caleb and Anna. While seeking Gods Will for their life they discovered LECC and with it found a church to call home. Tyler oversees worship at LECC, plugging in musicians where needed and leading the congregation in worship. He also manages the upkeep of the Tech side of things, the church web site, weekly video devotions, along with other social media outlets. Tyler is a fan of football, namely Miami Hurricanes and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He is also an avid disc golfer. His favorite scripture is 2 Peter 3:9 "For God is not slow as some understand slowness, instead he is patient not wanting anyone to parish but all to come to repentance."

  • Cindy Wolfe, Children's Pastor

    Cindy was born and raised in Central Florida and went to Leesburg High School and graduated from Lake Sumter State College. She has been a member here at Lake Eustis Christian Church since 2012. Cindy has been helping and teaching children since 1998. She also taught at Adventure Christian Academy for 8yrs. Cindy married her husband, Shawn, on September 16, 1995 and they are blessed with three amazing girls; Kirsten, Jennifer, and Victoria.  Cindy loves children, she loves being able to teach, build trust, and touch their lives anyway she can. She loves decorating, art, poetry, and loves relaxing at the beach. Her goal is to connect with the children and their families, she wants to leave a footprint that will inspire your child to Know about Jesus Christ and His Word, to Grow in the teachings and to Go out and share with others the Good News. 

  • Luanne Thomley

    Luanne Marie Houben Thomley was born in May of 1961 in Olean, New York. Her family moved to Florida when she was six years old.  At age sixteen they moved from the Orlando area to Lake County where Luanne graduated from Umatilla High School. Luanne is blessed with two children, Jason and Tiffany, and is married to her husband Donnie.  Luanne enjoys spending time with her family, loves the outdoors, reading, and EATING CHOCOLATE.  Serving Lake Eustis Christian Church as church secretary since February of 1993 has been a blessing in her life.