Meet our staff

  • Pastors Alan & Kim Leach


    Pastor Alan is our Lead Pastor. Kimberly serves as our Women's and Children's Pastor. He and his wife Kimberly will celebrate 30 years of marriage in 2019. They have two grown children who are married. Matthew is married to Victoria and they serve in the Salvation Army. Rachel is married to William - he is in the Army and she is finishing her college degree. 

    Alan's Favorite Food: Pizza  Plus Anything Chocolate

    Kim's Favorite Food: Mexican and Dark Chocolate Pomegranates 

    Favorite Teams:  Indianapolis Colts & Indiana Pacers (we are Hoosiers)

    We enjoy.... Hiking, Biking, Nature, Fishing, Watching Sports, Reading (Kim)

    Years in Ministry:  30 years

    Degrees: Both graduated from Anderson University

    Favorite Thing to Do: Win Free Pizza at a Hockey Game!

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    Pastor Mark Kaufman accepted the call to full-time ministry later in life and began as the Associate Pastor of Missions and Connecting in March of 2019. He is married to Deb. They have three grown children: Nick, Matt, and Megan and six grandchildren. 

    Favorite Food:  Barbecue Ribs

    Favorite Teams:  Columbus Bluejackets & Cincinnati Bengals

    Mark enjoys ... time with his grandchildren, gardening, cooking and running 5Ks.

  • Pastor tyler richardson
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    Pastor Tyler is our Associate Pastor of Student Ministries (i.e., the Youth Guy). He is married to Dannielle and they have a set of feisty twin girls Parker and Bailey.

    Favorite Food: Sushi, Poke Bowls and Thai Cuisine

    Favorite Teams: Seattle Mariners and Pittsburgh Penguins

    Favorite Things to do: Read comics, watch movies, play board games, cooking and playing music.

  • Worship leader: Jess Ralston

    Jess is our part-time Worship Leader. He organizes and leads a group of talented musicians. Jess is married to Lesly.