Pastors & Staff

Eric Seaney | Lead Pastor

Pastor Eric’s passion is to preach the Gospel and to witness the Holy Spirit’s work of saving and sanctifying Christ’s Church. He has been the Lead Pastor of KunaNaz since 2000. He attended Northwest Nazarene University (B.A. in Religion) and Nazarene Theological Seminary (M.A. Religion). Prior to coming to KunaNaz, his ministry background included 10 years in youth and children’s ministry. He enjoys adventuring, tinkering on projects and sharing life’s adventures with his wife Mindi, their 3 children, 3 grandchildren and friends.

Lindsay Vernor | Associate Pastor

Pastor Lindsay has been attending KunaNaz since 2008, and joined the staff in 2013. Declaring the gospel is her passion. She also loves music and she seeks to connect with people and walk alongside them on their journey with Jesus.

Lindsay’s husband, Michael, partners with her in her various ministries. They have a daughter, Aliyah, who is in high school, and a son, Asher, who is in middle school.


John Shaul | Pastor of Worship Arts and Technology

Pastor John joined the staff of KunaNaz in June of 2019. John comes with a toolbox full of various skills, including music performance, video production and youth  & music ministry. John graduated with a B.A. in Religion with and emphasis in Worship Leadership from Northwest Nazarene University. He longs to help others grow and develop in their understanding of God’s Word & strives to see people become confident in who they are as a child of God and live into that awareness. They enjoy thrift stores and cooking together. John & his wife Sarah have 2 cats and a dog, and enjoy spending time with family and friends.

Suzanne Plantenga | Pastor of Children’s Ministry

Pastor Suzanne dives into ministry with her whole heart. She loves teaching kids about who God is and who God says they are. She leads in a way that creates space for every child to belong here at KunaNaz. When she isn’t engaging with families at church, you might find her family (Husband Jason, and daughter Olivia) enjoying the beautiful Idaho outdoors.

Denise Macaluso |Alignment Coordinator

Denise works very hard to make sure that the vision and goals of KunaNaz are effectively communicated amongst the staff and congregation. If you are looking for the details of all the things going on at our church, Denise is who you’ll want to connect with. Denise has 2 adult daughters and enjoys crafting in her spare time.

Donette Morgan | Facilities Director

Donette is dedicated to her area of ministry. She keeps our church clean and looking great throughout the week. Donette and her husband Tim have 2 adult daughters and enjoy hiking, camping and exploring the outdoors.