Meet The Staff

Mike Dominick

Mike Dominick

Lead Pastor

Pastor Mike and his wife Shirley have been married since 1971. They have twin children, Rachel and Peter. Pastor Mike joined staff on July 1, 2009. He loves to read anything by CS Lewis or the Lord of the Rings series. His favorite scripture is Romans 8. An interesting fact about pastor Mike is that he can carry over a 200 average on Wii Bowling!

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Ryan VanMatre

Ryan VanMatre

Executive Pastor

Pastor Ryan and his wife Kelly have been married since 2005. Kelly is a 4th grade teacher at Mintonye. Together they have two daughters, Miriam and Annelise, and a Great Pyrenes named Daisy. Pastor Ryan originally joined staff in 2013, and more recently again in June 2021. He loves to spend time with his family, go camping, and is a cubs baseball fan and Colts football fan. His favorite scriptures are 1 Peter 5:7 and James 4:8.

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Earl Owen

Earl Owen

Visitation Pastor

Pastor Earl is married to his wife, Louise. They have one daughter, Deborah who is married to Alan, and they have 3 grandchildren. Pastor Earl joined staff in 1996. He loves to play games, and take trips. His favorite scriptures are Romans 8:37, Jeremiah 32:27 and Jeremiah 33:3.

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Eric Schneider

Eric Schneider

Discipleship Pastor

Pastor Eric is married to his wife Heather and they have two daughters together, Rylee and Emmalyn. Pastor Eric joined staff in 2008. He loves studying the entire Bible, especially the maps, and he enjoys spending time with his family. You may find him indiguing on some fig cookies.

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Caleb Cornell

Caleb Cornell

Youth Pastor

Pastor Caleb is married to his love, Hannah and they have one daughter Nolynn Ruth, and one son, Cason. They also have an English Lab named Ollie. Pastor Caleb joined staff on 2020. He loves to spend time with family, enjoys playing disc golf and basketball. His favorite scriptures are 1 Timothy 4:12-16, 1 Timothy 1:7 and Numbers 6:22-27.

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Theresa Cornell

Theresa Cornell

Children's Pastor

Pastor Theresa has been married to her husband Brian since 1989. They have four sons, Adam, Caleb, Jesse, And Jameson, two daughters in law, and 5 grandchildren. Pastor Theresa joined staff in 2018. She loves to read, spend time with her family, watch movies, and play Settlers of Caton. Her favorite scriptures are, Isaiah 41:10, the book of Romans and the book of Ruth.

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Abram Olsen

Abram Olsen

Worship Pastor

Pastor Abram is married to his beautiful wife Rachel, and they have one son Wesley, and 2 sweet dogs (Oliver and Sora.) Pastor Abram joined staff in 2020, and loves to play board games, hockey, golf and watch movies! His favorite scriptures are Proverbs 18:24 and Psalm 100:2. His favorite indulgence is a dairy queen blizzard or some white cheddar popcorn.

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Julie Hamilton

Julie Hamilton

Financial Secretary

Julie is married to her husband Keith and they have three sons, 2 daughter in laws, and 5 grandchildren. Julie joined staff in 2009. She loves to try new things, and spending time with her friends and family. Her favorite scriptures are Psalm 51:10 and Philippians 4:13. She loves to make cards and scrapbooking.

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Brandy Burger

Brandy Burger

Administrative Assistant/Christian Counselor

Brandy is the youngest of six siblings and is married to her husband Mike. They have two daughters, Hannah and Haley. Brandy joined staff in 2007 and her favorite scripture is Romans 8:28. She loves to spend time with her family and watching movies.

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Kathy Hill

Kathy Hill

Receptionist

Kathy is married to her husband David and they have two children, Dustin and Ashley. Kathy first joined staff in 2005. She loves to sew, and enjoys making noodles and pies.

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Katie Schmidt

Katie Schmidt

Director of SOBA Single Moms Ministry

Katie is married to her husband, Brandon. They have 4 children, Owen, Chase, Tyler, Gavin, and 2 dogs, Cookie & Murphy. Katie joined staff in 2021 and loves to work out, shop and read. Her favorite scriptures are Jeremiah 29:11, Isaiah 43, and Psalm 62:1-2.

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