Senior Pastor

Ryan Clift’s ministry at East Fairview began January 1, 2021. He was born in Anadarko, Oklahoma and moved to Manheim at age 11. Ryan graduated from Manheim Central High School and then went to Millersville University. In 2018 he became a licensed minister in the Church of the Brethren and has been a part time pastor at the Conewago COB for the last 2 years. Ryan, his wife Kaila, and their 2 children live in Lebanon. 

Contact Pastor Ryan at: or 717-665-4873



Director of Youth Ministries

Steph Markovic joined the staff on September 1, 2021 as the Youth Director. Growing up in the East Fairview congregation, she graduated from Manheim Central High School and Lancaster Bible College with degrees in Bible Education and Health & Physical Education (grades K-12). She has taught health and physical education at both Manheim Central and Donegal School Districts. It is her vision to be able to come alongside the youth of East Fairview in their Christian walk and help them to be fully confident in their knowledge of the truth of Jesus Christ and the Gospel, and be brave enough to share it with the world.

Contact Steph Markovic at: or 717-203-1780


Worship & Music Director – TBD


Family Ministries Coordinator

Mandi Stoltzfus was born and raised in the East Fairview family. After graduating from Manheim Central High School, she attended Eastern Mennonite University (Harrisonburg, VA). She also met her husband, Todd, at EMU and they married shortly after graduation. They now make their home in Elizabethtown and have three children. Mandi began serving at East Fairview in 2012. She loves kids and desires for each child to know and experience the love of Christ in tangible ways. She is grateful for the opportunity to give back to the community who helped shape her faith. “These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.” Deuteronomy 6: 6-7.

Contact Mandi Stoltzfus at: or 717-203-1794


Office Manager

Nate Sauder took over the office duties in February 2015. He lives in Mount Joy with his wife, Charity, and their 4 kids. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Houghton College, NY (where he met his wife) and has had several management jobs since graduating in 2001. He was invited to East Fairview’s Wednesday night program, “Family Night”,  during high school and has been attending ever since. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, hunting, and playing sports and games.

Contact Nate at:, 717-665-4873