Staff

David Robinson

Teaching Pastor
Favorite Movie: Rope
Favorite Author: C.S. Lewis
Favorite Song: It is Well
 
David and his wife, Tiffany, have two children and one son-in-law, Kori, and Johnathan (son-in-law), and Ethan. David went to George Fox University, Clark College, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, and Liberty University School of Law. David has his B.A in Philosophy from George Fox University and his J.D. from Liberty University School of Law. David has been an adjunct instructor with Liberty University's graduate and undergraduate business program.  David has practiced law in Washington state and Tennessee.

David loves thinking, studying, teaching, and Washington Huskies Football. Occasionally, he strives for mediocrity in disc golf. David is passionate about his relationship with God, his relationship with his wife, Tiffany, and his family, friends, and Church.

David has been the teaching Pastor of the Church since 2015. 

Susan VanderPloeg

Office Manager/Administrative Lead
Favorite Movie: Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Favorite Author: Louise Penny
Favorite Song: Good Morning Starshine
 
Susan and her husband, David, have two children, Amanda and Lucas. Susan grew up in the Midwest and moved to Washington when she got married in 1994. David and Susan have been involved in church ministry for over 20 years. Susan currently provides administrative support to the ministries of Acts Church.

Deanne Van Vranken

Acts Kids Lead
Favorite Movie: It's A Wonderful Life and Cinderella
Favorite Author: James Patterson
Favorite Song: Great is Thy Faithfulness

Deanne and her husband, Bob, have one daughter and three very cute grandchildren who live in Bend, Oregon. She retired in 2019 after 25 years in finance from Ferguson Enterprises in Portland, Oregon. Deanne became the Acts Kids Lead in January 2020.  She enjoys this position very much, especially the amazing volunteers and the precious children.

Daniel Robinson

Worship Lead
Favorite Movie: The Princess Bride
Favorite Author: JRR Tolkien
Favorite Song: It is Well

Daniel and his wife, Anna, have two children, Emilie and Seth. Daniel began working in full-time ministry since 2009. He most recently spent 5 years as Senior Pastor in Austin, Texas, and moved back to Vancouver in July of 2020 .

Todd Roy

Outreach Lead
Favorite Movie: The Legend of Bagger Vance
Favorite Author: Steven Pressfield
Favorite Song: You Keep Hope Alive

Todd and his wife, Laurie, have three children - two girls, Crystal and Bailey, and their late life surprise boy, Sullivan. Todd has been a part of Acts Church since its inception and has been in full time ministry for two years. He plays an integral role in building relationships with local nonprofit organizations including schools, other churches, and police departments in an effort to help those in our community who are in need.

Patrick Murdock

Youth Lead and Young Adult Coordinator
Favorite Movie: The Tomorrow War
Favorite Book: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
Favorite Song: Weight Music by KB

Patrick and his wife Kailey have been at Acts Church since high school. Patrick has worked with the Youth of Acts Church faithfully for a number of years as a volunteer and felt the call to a full-time ministry role. He began as Youth Leader and Young Adult Coordinator in 2021.

Dr. Dave Robinson

Pastor Emeritus
Favorite Movie: The Hunt for Red October
Favorite Song: I Am

Dave and his wife, Denise, have three children, Donna, David and Daniel. David and Daniel are pastors here at Acts Church and Donna is a computer programmer. Dr. Dave has been in full-time ministry since 1973.  He has served as youth and music pastor before becoming a Senior pastor.  He has pastored churches in Vancouver, Washington since 1990. Serving in three churches: Vancouver First Friends Church (Senior Pastor), Crossroads Community Church (Assisting Pastor), and now Acts Church (Pastor Emeritus). Dave loves the Lord his God and people!  You will recognize him by his welcoming smile.

Tiffany Robinson

Media and Production Lead
Favorite Movie: Pride and Prejudice (2005)
Favorite Authors: Jane Austen and Elizabeth Gaskell
Favorite Song: Phantom of the Opera (Main Theme)

Tiffany has been a high school math teacher and professional photographer for many years. She began as  a dedicated ministry volunteer in children's ministries, worship, and media and now leads the media and production teams at Acts Church. Tiffany has two children, a son in law, two huskies and two cats. She also has a husband whom she is helping become a better man and Christ Follower day by day :) She loves to read Brit lit, ride her Harley Davidson motorcycle, hike, and work with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Honduras, where she faithfully serves as a board member of the nonprofit.

Elders

David VanderPloeg

Elder
Favorite Movie: True Grit (2010)
Favorite Author: Frank Herbert
Favorite Song: Your Love Oh Lord (Psalm 36)
 
David and his wife, Susan, have two children, Amanda and Lucas. David grew up in Ridgefield, Washington. He attended Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, where he played collegiate soccer and majored in Communications. He has worked in the underground utilities distribution industry for over 25 years.

Roger Metcalf

Elder
Favorite Movie: Anything with James Bond
Favorite Author: Paul the Apostle
Favorite Song: I’ve Just Seen Jesus

Roger and his wife, Marijean, have two living children, Brandon and Brittany, and one child in Heaven, Bryan. Roger is CFO/VP of Rogers Northwest Inc & Subsidiaries and has worked there since 1978. He grew up in Iowa and went to college in Bartlesville, Oklahoma where he met his beautiful wife and married her in 1976. After graduating from college, they moved to the Portland, Oregon area. Roger is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Oklahoma Wesleyan University and also serves on the General Board of the Wesleyan Church.

Dr. David Robinson

Elder
 

John Robinson

Elder
Favorite Movie: Top Gun
Favorite Author: Michael Crichton
Favorite Song: Amazing Grace
 
John and his wife, Brandi, have two sons, Noah and Eli. John is involved in Life Groups at Acts Church as a host. He also works locally as a branch manager in the restaurant equipment industry. John’s interests include reading, writing, and photography. One of his favorite bible passages is Galatians 2:20: “I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.”

Scott Robertson

Elder
Favorite things:  Time with Family
Interests:  Walking closer and continuously with God, Fitness, Health/Nutrition, Photography
 
Scott and his wife, Melanie, moved to Washington in 1995 from the East Coast. They have two beautiful daughters who are grown and pursuing professional careers. Scott has a BS and MS in Computer Engineering, MBA, was a Captain in the USAF, and has been in high tech management for the past 20 years.

Todd Egger

Elder

Dan Carlson

Elder

Randy Conrad

Elder

Deacons

Tiffany Robinson

Deacon

Julie Cook

Deacon

Melanie Robertson

Deacon

Katherine Conrad

Deacon

Terri Angel

Deacon
Favorite Movie:  Anything from Hallmark
Favorite Author:  James Patterson
Favorite Song:  Jesus Take The Wheel

Terri has one grown daughter, Karleen, and two grandchildren, Alyvia aka girlfriend and Ian aka boyfriend.  She has lived in Camas, Washington her whole life and attended grades K-12 in the Camas school district.  She attended Central Washington University and majored in business.  Terri currently works as a bookkeeper for her family’s firm, R&L Manufacturing, in addition to doing the books for the Washougal Eagles and Heritage Heights rental agency.

Susan Carlson

Deacon