Our Team

Tyler Drewitz - Executive Pastor

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Tyler was born in Rapid City, SD where he lived until relocating to Chicago for college. While in Chicago, Tyler started a ten-year career with the Starbucks Coffee Company, where he worked as a District Manager across several different states. In 2009, Tyler partnered with Ryan and Tami to start Redemption Bible Church, where he served as the Executive Pastor for seven years. After a short time serving in the same role in North Carolina, Tyler and Ryan co-founded myXP, a ministry that provides remote Executive Pastor services to churches. 

Tyler moved to Salt Lake City to help start Ridgeline in late 2017. He loves Disney, Costco, and getting a good deal.

 
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Matt & Megan Born

Matt and Megan met at art school in 2007. They were married in 2012—officiated by Pastor Ryan—in an art gallery in downtown Chicago and have two daughters, Maely and Lella. 

Matt is a designer for Chicago-based Sprout Social while Megan is a residential interior designer and manages Matt’s freelance gigs.

They recently moved their family from Chicago to Salt Lake City to be a part of Ridgeline Church. 

 

Matt & Deedee Johnson

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Matt and Deedee met in North Carolina in 2012 where they attended church together. They got married in March of 2018 by Pastor Ryan as the very first Ridgeline wedding! They moved to Salt Lake City from North Carolina to be a part of Ridgeline Church.

Matt is a worship leader at Ridgeline and currently works in IT support for Microsoft.  Deedee helps with sound and media at Ridgeline and will be helping to coordinate the Alpha Course. She works full time as an Inpatient Adolescent Social Worker for University Neuropsychiatric Institute at the University of Utah.

They also own enough dogs to have their home legally classified as a zoo.