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Our Leaders

Jeff Rylander*
Church Chairman
Pete Alle*
Vice Chairman
Dan  Benson
Member at Large
Dorothy Berry
Member at Large
Bob Bollweg
Treasurer
Jordan Bradish*
Elder at Large
Rob Cataldo
Member at Large
Nathan Hand
Member at Large
Nate Kuehner*
Elder Committee Chairman
Mike Russell*
Membership Elder
Joe Wellington
Member at Large
Colin Smith*
Senior Pastor
Scott Lothery*
Lead Pastor
Kyle Green
Pastor
Tom Olson
Pastor
Tom Yoon
Pastor - Vernon Hills
Beth Acosta
Director of Human Resources
Herb Ahne
Worship Pastor
Jonathan  Anderson
Worship Pastor
Claire Bechard
Director of Communications and Media Services
Michelle Brza
Human Resources Coordinator
Heather Carrera
Connections Coordinator
Eddy “Lalo”  Chavez
Technical Director
Marilyn Coe
Receptionist and Facility Scheduler
Dennis Colton
Pastor of Student Ministries
Katy Domsten
Administrative Assistant
Elizabeth Freeman
Receptionist and Facility Scheduler
Jason Graham
Controller
Linda Green
Director of Women’s Ministries
Eri Heck
Administrative Assistant
Tae Hwang
Pastor of Congregational Life and Worship
Carl  Johnson
Pastoral Intern
Cindi Johnson
Accounting Assistant
Alex Kent
Director of College Ministries
Laura Kleinschmidt
Director of Women’s Ministries
Rachel Kouris
Administrative Assistant
Jeanne Lewandowski
Graphic Designer
Dillon Mack
Pastor of Worship, Children and Congregational Life
Julie Marcotte
Cafe Coordinator
Michael May
Worship Leader
Russ McCune
Executive Director of Operations
Emily  Meredith
Administrative Assistant
Brad Mullet
Director of Global Ministries
Josh Newton
Pastor of Student Ministries
Kelsey Oldenkamp
Pastoral Intern
Gaetano Paolino
Missions Resident
Krista Paolino
Missions Resident
Kurt Pazdra II
Pastoral Intern
Frank Pollina
Facility Manager
Valerie Prorok
Cafe Coordinator
Alex Rodriguez
Pastoral Resident
Heather Safford
Director of Children’s Ministries
Jeremy Schambach
Director of Children’s and Student Ministries
Kristin Schambach
Communications Coordinator
Grace Sullivan
Director of Campus Ministries
Trey Sonnenberg
Associate Pastor
Ilir  Stambolliu
Missions Resident
Mark Stanger
Technical Director
Shohei Suzuki
Director of Multicultural Ministries
Georgette Steiger
Global Ministries Coordinator
Rita Thompson
Accountant
Luke Trifilio
Pastor of Congregational Life
Griffin Williams
Worship Pastor
Linda Weaks
Administrative Assistant
Dan Wells
Worship Pastor
Russ Williams
Facility Manager
Sandy Williams
Executive Assistant
Lauren Zaubi
Administrative Assistant
Mary Zoss
Database Administrator
Matt Zaubi
Pastor of Seniors and Care
Luke Young
Pastoral Intern
Amy Wilson
Children’s Ministries Coordinator
Meritt Raup
Pastoral Intern
Treshana Lewis
Worship Leader
Robin  Price
Director of Children's Ministries
Victoria  Paul
Director of Children's Ministries
Samantha  Diesel
Administrative Assistant
Oscar Sotelo
Director of Outreach and Hospitality