Pastor Chad and Andrea serve as the Lead Pastors at FSM. Both of them have a passion for Jesus and people!
Pastor Chad is a Purdue and Oral Roberts graduate with a Master's Degree in education. He is currently working on his Doctorate and has his ministry license and ordination through Calvary Ministries International. He has had the opportunity to serve as a children’s pastor, youth pastor, elder, and mentor. Chad loves education and worked for Kokomo High School as a teacher and as an Adjunct Professor at Indiana Wesleyan University.
Pastor Chad is all about serving in the community. He has served on different board of directors for various community organizations and continues to find ways to serve the community more. He loves kids and enjoys working with them at Bridge's Outreach where he serves as a mentor. Chad is also involved in the Great Banquet, The Way, and Awakening Communities.
Andrea is an Indiana University graduate with a BA in nursing. Andrea has served together with Chad as youth pastors, children’s' pastors, and sings on the worship team. Andrea's first ministry though is serving each week with her husband and best friend as they minister to the Fresh Start Family. Andrea is also active in the community and has served on The Great Banquet, The Way, & Awakening Teams.
Pastors Chad and Andrea are not complete without their children. They have one daughter, Elizabeth, and two twin boys, Ethan and Elijah. They believe in the power of unity and serving as a family for Jesus!