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.

Hunter Croft

Worship and Media Lead
Favorite Movie: Inception
Favorite Author: JRR Tolkien
Favorite Song: Aimless Knight
 
Hunter and his wife, Taylor, have one child, Anaston. Hunter studied preaching ministry in college and developed a love and skill for creating video. He graduated with his degree in preaching ministry and soon after joined the staff at Acts Church in June 2017 where he is involved in the worship ministry and media ministry.

Deanne Van Vranken

Acts Kids Lead
Movie--It's A Wonderful Life and Cinderella
Author--James Patterson
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

Executive Pastor
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 has been 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 to join Acts Church as Executive Pastor. Daniel provides leadership in many parts of the church including worship and Youth Ministry.

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.

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.

Julie Cook

Acts Students Lead
Favorite Movie: The Lion King
Favorite Songs: Overcomer and By Your Side

Julie and Glenn have been with Acts Church for many years. They have twin daughters, Emily and Paige, and a son and daughter-in-law, Johnathan and Kori. Julie is a high school math teacher and is waiting eagerly for the Lord to call her into full time ministry. She has served for about a decade in youth ministry and women’s ministry along with many administrative tasks over the years.

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

Jennifer McEiver

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