Meet Our Elders

  • Wendell Doolittle

    Wendell grew up just outside of Webster City on a farm that remains in the family today. He is a graduate of Iowa State University (go Clones) and been part of Webster City Church of Christ as long as he can remember


    He and his wife, Eileen have been involved in many aspects of leadership in the church over the decades. While Wendell has a deep appreciation for the history of the church, he is committed to a bright future.

    As an Elder he is laboring to see the church have a greater influence on the lives of the people in Hamilton County.

  • John Laird

    John grew up in Lehigh, lived in Minnesota for several years and returned to Webster City in the late 1990’s. He and his wife Sue have two sons, Andrew and Joshua.

    John works for the Hamilton County Conservation Board as a naturalist and park ranger. John has a varied list of interests. He enjoys hunting and fishing and is an avid Vikings fan. In addition, he and his wife are active in the Webster City Cruisers Car Club and Midwest Mopars. He views his hobbies as a great way to meet others, and share his faith in Christ.

    He has served two terms as Deacon and is passionate about being an Elder during this season as the church moves forward in servicing the needs of people in Hamilton County. 

  • Greg Pride

    Greg was born in Phoenix, Arizona. He lives in Webster City with his wife Erika. The Prides have three daughters, Mariah, T'Kiah and Jami, and one son Jordan.

    Greg plays a critical role in leading the deacons, and heads up the First Impressions Team. Greg is interested in leadership development and has a desire to see the leaders of the church grow their abilities to serve God’s people. He models this in the way he lives and can often be found in the kitchen preparing food or manning the grill at church events. 

  • Stephen Sinnett

    Stephen grew up in the southwest corner of Wisconsin, spent several years in Rochester, MN before moving to Webster City. He and his wife, Brenda (a native of Lehigh), have one daughter, Lydia. 

    Stephen works as a Formulation Accountant at Van Diest Supply Company. He finds great joy in spending time with family and friends; whether the activity is camping, dining, talking about a favorite novel, watching a movie, or watching a football game (he is a Green Bay Packers fan).

    Stephen has been a Sunday School teacher, a youth group volunteer, participant on a Missions trip, and a counselor at church-camp. He has been a Deacon serving on our Youth committee, with the Missions group, and as a Greeter. His passion is to learn from the history of our past and to follow God’s leading as His vision is growing all of us to an amazing future.