The Vineyard: Florence
Staff & Leaders

  • Amy Gohs
    Finance & HR Director

    Amy is our Finance and HR Director, in Amy’s words “On the Finance side I work directly with the Lead Pastor to plan a yearly budget and maintain our bookkeeping. On the HR side I administer compensation, benefits, and policies/procedures, and keep up-to-date with any changing legal regulations.” Her hope is that our church will be diligent in hearing from God in how we use our resources. She prays that we always seek to spend, save, and tithe in ways that show God’s love to our church family and the community.

  • Chris Cousin
    Outreach Pastor & Maintenance Director

    Chris has been a part of The Vineyard Florence since 2004 and has served as our outreach pastor since 2016. In Chris’ words “My hope for the outreach ministry is that the ministry comes alive in the hearts of the church and is who we are and not just what we do."

  • Autumn Kiefner
    Prayer Pastor, Student Ministry Assistant, and Social Media Director

    Prayer has been a calling and passion for most of her life. She began volunteering on the prayer team and now leads the prayer ministry. Autumn loves watching God work. She will pray over you out loud or in the quietness of her personal prayer time. However, she shares in God's vision for our church-- to have everyone praying over each other, our community and our world. Autumn loves to teach others how to pray and share the love of Jesus by experiencing Him firsthand. She has been a part of The Vineyard since 2006.

  • Steve Roark
    Children's Pastor

    Steve is our amazing children’s pastor here at The Vineyard. He has been serving in that role since 2021. He has a passion to help people and especially kids know the love and power of our Heavenly Father in real and practical ways. Steve said " I am so excited to see how God is going to show up with our Vineyard Kids! "

  • Scott Kiefner
    Student Pastor

    Scott Kiefner is our Student Pastor here at The Vineyard Florence. His passion is to help Lead the next generation of our church. He has been a part of The Vineyard Florence for 15 years and was baptized here.

  • Amber Brown
    Administration & Discipleship Pastor

    Amber has been a part of The Vineyard Florence since 2013. She has a passion for welcoming others and organizing events. You can often times find her behind the scenes helping anywhere she can. She leads our First Impressions, discipleship movement, and our Women’s Ministry. Amber is also the heart of our church organization. She says, “I’m just a puppet for the master puppeteer, Jesus!”

  • Lucas Hampton
    Worship & Media Pastor

    Lucas grew up as a kid here at The Vineyard Florence and has been on staff leading worship since 2014. Lucas leads our worship and creative arts ministries which includes things like weekend worship, livestreaming, graphic design, video editing and more. His heart is to see our church have raw and real encounters with the Holy Spirit in a way that transforms people's lives.

  • Ryan Snow
    Lead Pastor

    Ryan is an amazing pastor, father, and man of God. Ryan joined The Vineyard Florence in April 2021 but has been connected to the Vineyard Movement since 1993. His role in the church is to be the lead pastor, servant, and disciple-maker. In his words Ryan’s heart for this ministry is “I want to see 1,000,000 people come to Jesus before I die! I am not called to do this alone. I want to be a catalyst in creating a culture of disciple-making movements, missional living, and a place where passion for Jesus is our heart and practice. I am praying for 100’s of new church plants, house churches, and ministries to emerge out of The Vineyard Florence in the years ahead.”