STAFF TEAM
Lead Pastor
rasmussenryan

Ryan Rasmussen

Lead Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2200

Ryan Rasmussen serves as lead pastor of First Christian Church. Originally from Kentucky, Ryan has been in ministry for over a decade with stops in Indiana and Colorado. Ryan is passionate about communicating God’s love for ALL PEOPLE through speaking and writing. He speaks regularly at events around the country and writes for different outlets as well as his blog. Ryan loves traveling, Kentucky basketball, and 90s music. He and his wife, Jenn, have three children, Story, Journey, and Asher.
Worship & Arts
JonKoloff

Jon Koloff

Worship Arts Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2130

DavisEvans

Davis Evans

Technical Director

 330-456-2600 x2350

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Jake Muller

Communications Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2040

SponsellerKate

Kate Sponseller

Communications Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2035

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Rachel Burns

Online Communications Coordinator

330-456-2600 x2241

Kids, Students, and Young Adults
LeahMiller

Leah Miller

Children's Ministry Director

 330-456-2600 x2210

KatieMuller

Katie Muller

Children's Ministry Administrative Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2310

KimShirley

Kim Shirley

Early Childhood Birth-PreK (GROW) Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2235

SamathaLedford

Samantha Ledford

Early Childhood (GROW) Assistant
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Melanie Flory

Elementary K-3rd (QUEST) Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2020

PetersMonica

Monica Peters

Elementary 4th-5th (MERGE) Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2210

KennedyLacey

Lacey Kennedy

Elementary Large Group Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2590

ShoaffRyan

Ryan Shoaff

Interim Student Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2590

Next Steps, Impact, and Care
AaronBell

Aaron Bell

Next Steps Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2190

BradleyClark

Bradley Clark

Impact Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2170

JennieFortney

Jennie Fortney

Impact Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2100

JeffBullock

Jeff Bullock

Pastoral Care

 330-456-2600 x2100

JusticeCourtney

Courtney Justice

Groups and Connections Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2191

Administration & Operations
JimmyMcLoud

Jimmy McLoud

Executive Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2560

KoontzAbbey

Abbey Koontz

Assistant to Executive Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2561

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Bridget Clark

Assistant to Lead Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2200

BeltzJoe

Joe Beltz

Business and Operations Director

 330-456-2600 x2060

WandaHagan

Wanda Hagan

Financial Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2140

SueHunt

Sue Hunt

Financial Office Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2070

PamBullock

Pam Bullock

Receptionist

 330-456-2600 x2601

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Bill Webster

Facilities Director

 330-456-2600 x2280

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Kevin Lanzer

Maintenance

 330-456-2600 x4065

oldroydbob

Bob Oldroyd

Maintenance

 330-456-2600 x4065

WillTreacle

Will Treacle

Maintenance

 330-456-2600 x4065

DianeChenevey

Diane (Clements) Chenevey

Kitchen Director

 330-456-2600 x2250

First Years Community Preschool
ShananGeitgey

Shanan Geitgey

Preschool Director

 330-456-2600 x2240

kadririkki

Rikki Kadri

Preschool

 330-456-2600 x2230

hartsonnicki

Nicki Hartson

Curriculum Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2330

swartzjessica

Jessica Swartz

Office & Billing Administrative Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2230

Disabilities Ministry & Day Services
wolferyan

Ryan Wolfe

Disabilities Ministry Pastor

 330-456-2600 x2530

ReenaRiley

Reena Riley

Day Services Program Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2050

SusanBritko

Susan Britko

Day Services Staff Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2180

LoriJeffries

Lori Jeffries

Work Crew Manager

 330-456-2600 x2300

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Scott McPeek

Transportation Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2150

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Kerry McKinstry

Day Services Transportation Assistant

 330-456-2600 x2150

Molly Thomas

VocHab Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2110

Jen Lautzenheiser

ADS Coordinator

 330-456-2600 x2111

Elders
Our elders are a team elected to serve First Christian Church by overseeing the staff leaders, and providing accountability, similar to a board of directors. Click here to contact the elder team with any questions or concerns.
BowmanDave

Dave Bowman

Elder
CarrickMicah

Micah Carrick

Elder
HartsonPat

Pat Hartson

Elder
MartinsMark

Mark Martens

Elder
MarshallJohn

John Marshall

Elder
JoseMedina

Jose Medina

Elder
RobinsonBill

Bill Robinson

Elder
SteckleyBruce

Bruce Steckley

Elder
JohnSweany

John Sweany

Elder
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