New Brighton Christian Church Staff & Leadership

The staff and leadership here at NBCC is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. If you have questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them.

  • Ron Hanson

    Lead minister

    Most guys get a sports car for their mid-life crisis; Ron got a call to ministry. After a tour of duty in the U.S. Army and many years in bank processing, he and his family moved to Rochester, Minnesota, to attend Minnesota Bible College. He ministered in Clarksville, Iowa, and Parkersburg, Indiana, before being called to serve with and alongside the congregation at New Brighton Christian Church in August of 2000.

    Ron has been married to the love of his life, Judy, since May of 1985. They have three children: Bradley, John, and Rebekah, and one granddaughter, Emilie, and one grandson, Henry Ronald..

  • suzie tabor

    Minister of family life

    Suzie has been a member of NBCC since 2007. She has served NBCC as a youth ministry volunteer, and interned at NBCC for two summers as an undergrad. Suzie completed her bachelor's degree in Ministry, with a concentration in Youth Psychology, at the University of Northwestern in 2010. She completed her master's degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of Northwestern in 2018. 

    Suzie and her husband Zach have been married since 2013. They have three children together: Eisley, August and their first-born Jaxon, who is in heaven with Jesus. Suzie is passionate about sharing the love and saving knowledge of Jesus Christ with kids, youth and families.


  • Kacey Anderson

    Office administrator/minister of first impressions

    Say hello to Kacey. She is currently a full-time student at St Cloud State University and will receive her License in Addiction Counseling in 2023. She has been with her partner, Jacob Rosendahl, for eight years. Together they have five children, Alex (26), Cameron (23), Jordan (19), Lauren (17), Ben (11), and

    two French Bulldogs, Barb and Teddy. In addition to work and school, she is on the Board of Directors for The Huntington’s Disease Society of America and Chair of the HDSA Twin Cities Team Hope Walk. She believes in a world that continuously inspires our minds and empowers us every day. She is passionate about faith, family, and living the life that you love!


  • John hanson

    Worship Ministry

    John is passionate about his relationship with Jesus, and brings that passion to our worship services. He makes sure that everyone in our congregation is able to worship by approaching both current music and timeless hymns with a uniquely creative viewpoint, driven by over 18 years of playing shows and festivals with his wide range of bands. He is engaged to be married to his sweetheart, Suzy, this year!