Meet The Staff


Wonder who makes what happen around here? Take a look behind the curtain…

You can contact us via this form or via the telephone numbers listed below. Note that many of our staff members work part-time and are more reachable via the form.

Betsy Ouellette-Zierden – Senior Pastor

As the Senior Pastor of Good Samaritan, Betsy is our Pastor, Preacher, Celebrant and Leader of Church Staff.

Contact her at 850-893-4919


Justin Barfield – Minister of Discipleship & Outreach

As a minister at Good Samaritan, Justin serves through planning and implementing Christian Education and faith-development opportunities within the congregation as well as the community.

Contact him at 850-893-4919


Melissa Williams – Business Administrator

Melissa manages the business administration and financial management of the Church, Academy & Arts.

Contact her at 850-893-4919


Dawn Williams – Director of Good Samaritan Academy

Dawn directs the activities and staff of the preschool. This includes recruiting new students, ensuring that all licensing requirements are met and that the program meets the distinct needs of the age groups it serves.

Contact her at 850-325-6752

Matt Dailey – Minister of Music & Arts

Matt recruits, rehearses, trains and directs members of the worship team as well as the selecting and arrangement for music used in worship services and special events.

Contact him at 850-893-4919


Hanna Traft – Office & KidsMin

Hanna offers administrative support to the staff, schedules participants for the worship services and manages the buildings. Hanna also serves through developing Christian Education opportunities and special events for children and their families.

Contact her at 850-893-4919


Montana Herron – Youth Leader

Contact her at 850-893-4919

Pastoral Care – To request a call or visit from a pastor for yourself or a family member contact the office at 850-893-4919. After hours or in an emergency contact Michael Henderson at 850-443-1650 or Stephanie Barfield at 850-556-8371.