Journey Church is led and guided by a team of faithful Spiritual Overseers, Board of Advisors, and Ministry Staff. Feel free to connect with any of our team when you see them, or email them here.

Overseer Team

John and Kristin Barksdale

Steve and Heather Cates

Rich and Deborah Pilon

Jeff and Jenny Lingle

Mike and Aimee Spaulding

Hodge and Beth Wagnon


Advisory Board

Cathy Schulze, Chairman

Bob Jensen

Melissa Angel

Dale Lavene

Justin Ross

Bob Fenton

Kelley Ortelli

Eric McGough

Michael Coleman

Staff Team

Scotty Priest – Senior Pastor

Travis Waits – Executive Pastor

Cory Bragg – Small Groups Pastor


Molly Polletta – Kids Director

Heather Kittell – Operations Director

Russ Stutzman  – Community Pastor

Mark Groutas – Worship Leader


Paige Lackey – Associate Kids Director / Early Childhood Director

Beth Kerr – Operations Support Specialist

Darian Fast –  Student Ministries Admin

Nikki Williams – Kids Ministry Creative Assistant

Rob McGruder – Facilities Manager

Nancy Johnson – Groups Admin

Beth Wagnon – Worship/Tech Ministry Admin

Linda Grimes – Special Events Coordinator