Leadership team

  • Tony VanManen

    Lead Pastor


    Pastor Tony VanManen is originally from Nampa, Idaho, where his grandparents had a local dairy.  He is married to Amy, and they enjoy doing ministry together.  They have six children:  Kody (married to McKayla), Dawson (married to Faith), Autumn, Sophie, Titus, and Hollin.  

    After attending Bible college in Oklahoma, Pastor Tony and Amy ministered in churches in Texas and Colorado, and briefly helped in a church plant in Arkansas.  They have been serving in the Treasure Valley since 1998, and have been blessed to be at Centennial since 2006.

  • Amy VanManen

    Administrative Assistant


    Amy is the Administrative Assistant here at Centennial.  She leads our volunteer teams, is the 301 Coordinator and coach, Small Group Host Leader, Livestream and Audio/Visual Director, and Children's Ministry Leader.   She also heads up our Mission Team Trainings and has a heart for mission trips around the world.
    Amy is married to our lead pastor, Tony.  They have 6 kids, two married, (one in the US Army and one in the Marine Reserves) one teacher of Toddler1 here at Centennial, one in 3rd Grade, one in K3, and one BIG Surprise in the infant class.

    She loves ministry and Centennial.  She loves to be a smiling face to greet you and help you in any way she can!

  • Tyler Smith

    Centennial Baptist School Principal

    Tyler Smith is Centennial Baptist School's Principal.  He and his wife Jamie moved to Idaho mid-June 2020.  They have three children, spunky & fun Abigail, sweet Henry (who made his appearance right before "Covid shutdown") and their newest Idaho Baby Elijah.

    Tyler and Jamie are excited to make Idaho their home.  They are from the Bay Area.  Jamie has grandparents in Weiser, Idaho and they both have friends in Meridian, Idaho.

    Tyler has his Bachelors in History and Masters in Teaching History.  He is currently working on a Masters in Education Administration.  He has an excitement to learn and create working systems to better a Christian School.  He values teachers and parents working together for the best education a student can have.

    We are excited for our "Mustang community" at Centennial Baptist School to have Mr. Smith lead!

  • Bryce Glaser
    Youth Pastor

    Bryce and Tresa Glaser are new to Centennial and Idaho.  They loved Idaho as soon as they visited and knew this was where God was calling them to reach the youth.  Bryce has a heart and passion to disciple teens and young adults one on one and in a group setting.  He loves God and His Word and knows it changes lives!

    Bryce has his Bachelors in Youth Ministry from Grand Canyon University.  And his Masters of Divinity from Faith International University and Seminary.  He will be leading our youth, but also teaching a few classes at Centennial Baptist School.  He would like to branch into the public schools in our area to reach the unchurched teens also.

    Tresa is a joy to be around and you will love her instantly.  She has a caring heart and it's evident in her job as a Nurser Practitioner and devoted mommy!

    Bryce and Tresa have a sweet little boy, Kepler.  They look forward to growing their family in the beautiful Idaho area.