Pastor Dan Cleghorn & Family
Pastor Cleghorn, his wife Karen, and their five children moved to Chewelah in November of 2001 shortly after Chewelah Baptist was founded. Pastor served as youth pastor in Waverly, IA while attending Faith Baptist Bible College, and then had a sixteen-year ministry in the Bremerton/Silverdale, WA area as youth pastor and pastor.
Pastor Cleghorn serves as chaplain for the Chewelah Police & Fire Departments as well as the Stevens County Coroner office. He is endorsed by the Foundations Baptist Fellowship International, has attained Master level training from the International Conference of Police Chaplains (ICPC), is on the ICPC Disaster Response Team, and has graduated from the Police and Fire Chaplain Training Academy.