Meet the team.

Whether you are just looking to get more acquainted, or had a question for one of our team members, you'll find us here.
We are so glad you found us, and would love to keep helping you discover Jesus and the journey.

Executive Team

We love our leaders! Alongside our Elders, this team leads our church and staff.

Shane Philip

Senior Pastor

Scott Whaley

Executive Pastor
Operations & Finance

Lee Coate

Executive Pastor
Ministry & Media

Beth Polastri

Amy Trujillo

Torrie Sorge

Executive Assistant Supporting Shane Philip
Executive Assistant Supporting Scott Whaley
Executive Assistant Supporting Lee Coate


Our Midtown location gets a lot of love and care from this team as they help the Midtown area discover Jesus and the journey each week.

Derek Beauchamp

Midtown Lead Pastor

Jake Musselman

Midtown Operations and Connections Pastor

Alexa Moore

Ministry Coordinator


Are you going through some difficulties, wanting to get baptized, needing to set up a memorial service?  For all things care, this team is there for you.

Dan Ward

Lead Care Pastor

Laura Balch

Care Pastor

Gail Key

JJ Julian

Care Pastor
Care Administrative Assistant

Next Generation

We can't wait to walk with you and be a resource for you as you raise the next generation! This team is passionate about youth at every stage and believes the next generation will change our world for the better.

Jeff Kiwanuka

Next Generation Pastor

Robert Brazile

Middle School Pastor

Lauren McAllister

Student Ministry Coordinator

Rebecca Philip

Mikayla Henard

Cindy Husted

Early Childhood Coordinator
Kid's Ministry Program Coordinator
Kid's Ministry Administrative Assistant

Guest Services

This team can't wait to welcome you and your family and help you get connected, whether that is digitally or in-person.

Shelly Brown

Activation & Engagement Pastor

Stephanie Hanson

Guest Services Coordinator

Spiritual Development

There are groups and ways to grow all throughout the year, this team is here to get you started.

Loran Lichty

Spiritual Development Pastor

Karen Rainville

Next Chapter
Administrative Assistant

Roxane Kingham

Spiritual Development Administrative Assistant

Arts and Media

This team of creatives brings each service and broadcast to life. Whether it is through worship and production, or digital and printed design, this team is all in to help you discover Jesus and the journey.

Luc DiMarzio

Lead Worship Arts Pastor

Josiah Philip

Lead Production and Communications Pastor

David Quiroz

Production Director

Michelle Shepherd

Worship Arts Director

Re'nold Kent

Student Worship Pastor

Tyler Hanson

Video Arts Pastor

Melanie Sias

Worship Arts Administrative Assistant

Aaron Hofman

The Crossing Online Pastor

Tim Trujillo

Lighting Director

Justin Diaz

Digital Communications Pastor

Evan Carlisle

Audio Production Director

Zeke Castillo

Lighting Designer

Dominique Donesing

Graphic Arts & Design Lead

Josh Bright

Worship Arts Assistant

Austin Coate

Production Assistant

Ashley Corbin

Social Media &
Website Coordinator


This team of creatives brings each service and broadcast to life. Whether it is through worship and production, or digital and printed design, this team is all in to help you discover Jesus and the journey.

Michelle White

Global Missions Coordinator

Amber Benavente

Local Missions Coordinator


From setting up events to making sure everything is secure and functioning well, this team does more than you know, and we are so grateful for them!

Bryan Smith

Facilities Director

Tim Williamson

Facilities Assistant Director

Ryan Jarol

Facilities Technician

Will Dupuy

Andrew Dean

Slavko Milosevic

Facilities Technician

Dasya Gianoutsos

Facilities Administrative Assistant
Facilities Technician
Facilities Technician

Operations & Finance

Making sure all operations are running like a well-oiled machine, this team keeps our doors open and the mission moving forward.

Claudia Widhalm

Finance Director

Connie Whaley

Bookkeeping & Payroll

Whitney Seifman

Human Resources Director

Steve Pham

Josh Emig

Alex Estrella

IT Manager

Ronni Woolley

Accounts Payable Specialist
Database Coordinator

Grace DaCosta

Staff Accountant

Alyssa Loveless

Front Desk Administrative Assistant