Pastor Dean has served as our Senior Pastor for over eleven years.

Dean was born in South Dakota and grew up in Wyoming and Montana.

He graduated from Pillsbury Baptist College with his B.A. in Theology and from San Francisco Baptist Theological Seminary with his Masters of Divinity in Theology and then from Golden Gate Seminary with his Doctorate of Ministry.

Before coming to Calvary Baptist Church of Everett, he served as the Senior Pastor for seventeen years at both First Baptist Church of Windsor, CA, and then at First Baptist Church of Clayton Valley, Concord, California. During his years of ministry, he taught at Pillsbury Baptist College, Christian Heritage College and Grace School of Theology.

Dean, and his wife, Marilyn, have three daughters, two son-in-laws, and seven wonderful grandchildren.