Pastor Dean came to East Side in July, 2009. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education in 1985, and a Masters of Arts in Biblical Counseling in 2000 from Baptist Bible College. Pastor Dean has been in full time ministry since 1985. Pastor Dean currently serves as president of the Kansas Baptist Bible Fellowship and has also served as a vice-president of the Baptist Bible College Alumni Association. Pastor Dean is married to Elaine, and they are blessed with two adult children, Haley & Cameron.