Our Staff

Mark Diemer


Pastor Mark has been at the Alexandria Church of the Nazarene for 14 years. He went to college and graduated from Nazarene Bible College in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Mark is married to Tami and they have one daughter, Crystal Stephenson (married to Nathan Stephenson), and two grandchildren, Mariah and Ian. Pastor Mark enjoys playing golf, fishing, watching movies, and cutting firewood.

Email me: aconpastor@comcast.net

Aaron Chester


Before coming to Alexandria, he served as pastor for five years at Rushville Church of the Nazarene and for four years at Reflection Church of the Nazarene. Pastor Aaron and his wife Regan have been married for 22 years and have two sons, Ethan (18) and Seth (14). He was an English teacher for 16 years before being called into full-time ministry. Pastor Aaron is a speaker, writer, and thinker.

Email me: aachester@gmail.com

Larry Stafford

Office Manager

Larry has been a part of the Alexandria Church of the Nazarene for 50 years. He went to Alexandria High School and then went on to General Motors Institute and Ivy Tech. Larry is now retired, however, he was a Design Engineer and Director with Guide and he now works as the Office Manager here at ACON. Larry is married to Sherry and they have one daughter, Jeanne Phipps (married to Chad Phipps), and two grandchildren, Meredith and Harrison. Larry enjoys being out on the golf course, working in the Church Office, and visiting daughter’s family in Warsaw.

Email me: larry.d.stafford@comcast.net

Tiffany Stansberry

Nazarene Nursery School Director

Tiffany worked as a Special Ed Paraprofessional at Alexandria Intermediate School and was a substitute for the Nazarene Nursery School before becoming the director. Tiffany is married to Chris, and they have three children, Jayden, Jada, and Jalee. Tiffany enjoys going camping, boating, shopping, having family vacations, and coaching!

Email me: tstansberry80@comcast.net