Board Members

Phil Parsons is a member of the Board of Directors and President of Epaphroditus. Phil is an attorney in Southeast Iowa. He is married to Jessica, and they have been blessed with four children: Alexandra, Ezra, Julian, and Micah. Phil’s passion is the preaching and teaching of God’s Word. His desire is to bring people to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ through the proclamation of the Gospel, and to equip followers of Christ to glorify God in all that they do.

Jeff Owen is a member of the Board of Directors and Treasurer of Epaphroditus. He also serves as an Elder at Cornerstone church in Cascade IA and has a passion for teaching middle school youth about Jesus. He previously worked in the non-profit sector for 25 years, primary in financial development. Jeff and his wife, Kim live near Monticello.

Jared Althoff is a member of the Board of Directors of Epaphroditus. Originally from Cascade, Iowa, Jared and his family currently reside in Peosta, Iowa. They helped plant CrossRoads Church in Peosta and are currently serving in that local body. Jared’s day job involves real estate sales and property management.