Pastors & Staff

Matt Beers

Lead Pastor / Elder 

Matt serves as Lead Pastor at Crossroads Church. He has been serving in ministry since 2003. He holds a B.S. in Christian Ministry from Shorter University and a Master of Divinity with Liberty University. Matt and his wife Michele met in college and have enjoyed 17 years of marriage and ministry together. God called them to move to Peosta with their 3 children just before COVID. They enjoy investing in this wonderful community, and exploring all that the western Dubuque area has to offer.

Jeremy Diaz

Next Gen Pastor

Jeremy serves as the Next Gen Pastor at Crossroads overseeing all ministry from Birth-Young Adults. Jeremy has almost 20 years of ministry experience serving kids, teens, college students, and their families. Jeremy graduated in 2011 from North Central University in Minneapolis with a degree in Youth Ministry. He has been married to Megan since 2016 and they recently moved to Peosta to join the team at Crossroads. In his free time he enjoys golf, fishing, and bbq.

Brandon Golden

Worship Pastor

Brandon has been serving as the Worship Leader at Crossroads since December, 2020. Brandon has a B.M. in Vocal Performance from Calvary Bible College in Kansas City, MO, and has led worship in churches all over the country since 2007. He and his wife, Gabrielle, have four beautiful children and are excited to see God work in their lives, as well. Brandon enjoys coffee, soccer, disc golf, the Houston Texans, and most importantly, helping others connect to God through worship. 

Heather Heim

Executive Assistant, Interim Connections Director

Heather serves as the Executive Assistant and Interim Connections Director at Crossroads.  She and her husband, Brian, have a sweet little girl. Heather enjoys reading, connecting with people and cheering on her alma mater, the Iowa Hawkeyes. 

Michele Beers

Communications Director

Michele has been married to Matt for 17 years.  She has 3 daughters who are 13, 8, and 4.  She has been a stay at home mom for 13 years and doing ministry with Matt since they were in college together 19 years ago!  When she's not chauffeuring her kids to all their activities, she likes to read, listen to podcasts, and get creative with her Cricut.

Megan Diaz

Crossroads Kids Director

Megan serves on the Next Gen team as the Crossroads Kids Director. She was called to kid’s ministry while in college and has served in ministry for over a decade. Megan graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in Elementary Education and uses her education background to provide creative and relevant ministry to kids from Birth-5th grade. She is married to Jeremy who she met while they were serving in church together in Tennessee. They recently moved to Peosta to join the team at Crossroads. In her free time she enjoys baking, reading, and adventures with her husband exploring all that Dubuque and Northeast Iowa has to offer.