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Our Leaders

Our Leaders

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Brandon Ryan

Lead Pastor/Elder

Brandon has been serving at Calvary Lodi since 2018. Brandon has been married to Valerie since 2008, and they have four children: Adelyn (2011), Jack (2013), Lily (2015), and Finnigan (2018). Brandon was born and raised in Wisconsin and received his B.S. in Biochemistry from UW – Madison (2007), and his M.Div from Denver Seminary (2015). While working on his M.Div, Brandon and his family joined and served at Calvary Englewood and he found a passion for bringing dying churches back to life. He then served as a Worship Pastor in Madison, WI for two and a half years before being called to serve as the Lead Pastor/Elder of Calvary Lodi.

Brandon enjoys spending time with his family, playing music, the great outdoors, and all things nerd. A few books that have been influential in his life include Mere ChristianityThe Problem of Pain and anything else by C.S. Lewis, Preaching and Preachers by Martyn Lloyd-Jones, The Shepherd Leader by Timothy Witmer, Humility by C.J. Mahaney, and A New Testament Biblical Theology by G.K. Beale.