Our Team

The Austin Stone staff is here to serve you and to equip you to love God, love the church, love the city, and love the nations.

We set the overarching vision, mission, and direction for our church and provide leadership and pastoral care for people in our congregations.

Dr. Kevin Peck
Dr. Kevin Peck
Lead Pastor
Ross Lester
Ross Lester
Pastor of Preaching
Dr. Todd Engstrom
Dr. Todd Engstrom
Executive Pastor of Ministry Strategies
James Paquette
James Paquette
Executive Pastor of Central Ministries
Aaron Ivey
Aaron Ivey
Pastor of Worship
Halim Suh
Halim Suh
Pastor of Teaching and Theology
Dave Barrett
Dave Barrett
Executive Pastor of Ministry Operations
Tyler David
Tyler David
Congregation Pastor
Dr. Greg Breazeale
Dr. Greg Breazeale
Congregation Pastor
Andre Grey
Andre Grey
Congregation Pastor
Matt Blackwell
Matt Blackwell
Congregation Pastor
Jon Dansby
Jon Dansby
Associate Pastor
Scott Hekman
Scott Hekman
Congregation Executive Pastor
Steve Teng
Steve Teng
Local Mission Director
Brian Riley
Brian Riley
Elder
Dr. Devin Garza
Dr. Devin Garza
Elder
Drew Gant
Drew Gant
Elder
Stephen Foster
Stephen Foster
Elder
Bob Gutekunst
Bob Gutekunst
Elder
Brian Benkendorfer
Brian Benkendorfer
Congregation Executive Pastor
Dr. Todd Engstrom
Dr. Todd Engstrom
Executive Pastor of Ministry Strategies
Corey Wagner
Corey Wagner
Elder
Dave Kloubec
Dave Kloubec
Elder
Zane Petty
Zane Petty
Elder
Matt Blackwell
Matt Blackwell
Congregation Pastor
Jon Dansby
Jon Dansby
Associate Pastor
Jim Burke
Jim Burke
Elder
Mike Daddeo
Mike Daddeo
Elder
Troy Shucknecht
Troy Shucknecht
Elder
John Yeng
John Yeng
Congregation Executive Pastor
Doug Brown
Doug Brown
Elder
Dr. Joel Hurt
Dr. Joel Hurt
Elder
Michael French
Michael French
Elder
Rob Truss
Rob Truss
Elder
Ryan Rossler
Ryan Rossler
Elder
Jeff Griswold
Jeff Griswold
Elder
Ross Lester
Ross Lester
Congregation Pastor
Justin Dunton
Justin Dunton
Congregation Executive Pastor
Blake Outlaw
Blake Outlaw
Elder
John Manning
John Manning
Elder
Justin Lopez
Justin Lopez
Elder
Robbie Wright
Robbie Wright
Elder
Dr. Kyle Mezger
Dr. Kyle Mezger
Elder
Jenn Kloubec
Jenn Kloubec
Executive Assistant to Kevin Peck

We serve, teach, and care for the people of our individual congregations as they follow Jesus throughout the city.

Tyler David
Tyler David
Congregation Pastor
Scott Hekman
Scott Hekman
Congregation Executive Pastor
Walt Lengel
Walt Lengel
Spiritual Formation and Community Director
Marshall  Perry
Marshall Perry
Missional Communities Director
Kate Terry
Kate Terry
Equipping and Women's Ministry Director
Devin Miranda
Devin Miranda
Service Teams Director
Mitchell Johnson
Mitchell Johnson
College Director
Matt Holeman
Matt Holeman
Students Ministry Director
Chelsey Sheehan
Chelsey Sheehan
Kids Ministry Director
Sydney Colon
Sydney Colon
Kids Ministry Associate
Laura Jbeily
Laura Jbeily
Ministry Coordinator
Dr. Greg Breazeale
Dr. Greg Breazeale
Congregation Pastor
Brian Benkendorfer
Brian Benkendorfer
Congregation Executive Pastor
Annette Haralson
Annette Haralson
Connections and Women's Ministry Director
Julie Paquette
Julie Paquette
Ministry Coordinator
Lauren Jackson
Lauren Jackson
Kids Ministry Director
Jake Bishop
Jake Bishop
Students Ministry Director
Kimberly Scaro
Kimberly Scaro
Kids Ministry Associate
Joseph Vasami
Joseph Vasami
Middle School Ministry Lead
Natalie Riggins
Natalie Riggins
Childcare Coordinator
Matt Blackwell
Matt Blackwell
Congregation Pastor
Damon Andrews
Damon Andrews
Congregation Executive Pastor
Jon Dansby
Jon Dansby
Associate Pastor
Donnie Dixon
Donnie Dixon
Discipleship Pastor
Katy Madeja
Katy Madeja
Connections and Women's Ministry Director
Amy Goss
Amy Goss
Ministry Coordinator
Patty Evans
Patty Evans
Kids Ministry Director
Wynn Morris
Wynn Morris
Students Ministry Director
Cheryl Dacy
Cheryl Dacy
Kids Ministry Associate
Barbara Andrews
Barbara Andrews
Kids Ministry Associate
Andre Grey
Andre Grey
Congregation Pastor
Josh Hunter
Josh Hunter
Congregation Executive Pastor
Colby Brewer
Colby Brewer
Connections Director
Purshia Gambles
Purshia Gambles
Groups and Women's Ministry Director
Keri Ward
Keri Ward
Ministry Coordinator
Lauren Nesselrode
Lauren Nesselrode
Kids Ministry Director
Daniel Robinson
Daniel Robinson
Students Ministry Director
Katie Nguyen
Katie Nguyen
Middle School Ministry Lead
Hope Lenaburg
Hope Lenaburg
Childcare Coordinator
John Yeng
John Yeng
Congregation Executive Pastor
Amanda Brown
Amanda Brown
Spiritual Formation and Women's Ministry Director
DeeDee Lee
DeeDee Lee
Connections Director
Ryan George
Ryan George
Students Ministry Director
Parker Threadgill
Parker Threadgill
Kids Ministry Director
Paige Rikel
Paige Rikel
Kids Associate
Holly Heil
Holly Heil
Childcare Coordinator
Ross Lester
Ross Lester
Congregation Pastor
Justin Dunton
Justin Dunton
Congregation Executive Pastor
Alison Mezger
Alison Mezger
Central Women's Ministry Director
Hailey Hadden
Hailey Hadden
Ministry Coordinator
Chrissy Kennedy
Chrissy Kennedy
Connections Associate
Courtney Bates
Courtney Bates
Kids Ministry Director
Amy Jean Williams
Amy Jean Williams
Kids Associate
Sam  Drew
Sam Drew
Students Ministry Director
Addie McIntire
Addie McIntire
College Resident
Kaitlyn Clements
Kaitlyn Clements
College Resident
Chris Long
Chris Long
Congregation Resident
Zach Verrett
Zach Verrett
Congregation Resident
Jacob Griffin
Jacob Griffin
Congregation Resident
Kenny Vercilien
Kenny Vercilien
Students Resident
Austin Foster
Austin Foster
Students Resident
Hayden Haralson
Hayden Haralson
Students Resident
Julia Long
Julia Long
Students Resident
Kendall Whann
Kendall Whann
Students Resident
Austin Jacobs
Austin Jacobs
College Resident
Gaby Valverde
Gaby Valverde
College Resident
Jay Schmidt
Jay Schmidt
College Resident
Trevor Parmentier
Trevor Parmentier
Congregation Resident
Noah Austria
Noah Austria
Congregation Resident
Robby Moore
Robby Moore
Church Planting Resident

We lead and support key congregational ministries by providing programs, resources, and spiritual development opportunities.

James Paquette
James Paquette
Executive Pastor of Central Ministries
Becca Harris
Becca Harris
Central Family Ministries Director
Alison Mezger
Alison Mezger
Central Women's Ministry Director
Brett Myles
Brett Myles
Central Students Ministry Operations Director
Jessica Stewart
Jessica Stewart
Family Ministries Associate
Julie Kotulek
Julie Kotulek
Central Women's Ministry Associate
Brice Johnson
Brice Johnson
Ministry Assistant
Lisa Benkendorfer
Lisa Benkendorfer
Kids Supplies Coordinator
Logan Stewart
Logan Stewart
Family Ministries Resident

We create visual, audio, and written content to help point people to Jesus and support other teams at The Austin Stone.

Chris Collins
Chris Collins
Executive Worship Director
Aaron Ivey
Aaron Ivey
Pastor of Worship
Donovan Golden
Donovan Golden
Executive Communications and Design Director
Davina Adcock
Davina Adcock
Communications Director
Jeremy Andrew
Jeremy Andrew
Design Director
Kyle Lent
Kyle Lent
Music Director
Matthew Moore
Matthew Moore
Production Director
Steven Bush
Steven Bush
Story Director
Lauren King
Lauren King
Senior Project Manager
Ruben Gonzalez
Ruben Gonzalez
Web Specialist
Rachel Ray
Rachel Ray
Social Media Manager
Colton Holmes
Colton Holmes
Videographer
Jesse Witt
Jesse Witt
Videographer
Riley Sheehan
Riley Sheehan
Graphic Designer
Jonathan Rodriguez
Jonathan Rodriguez
Graphic Designer
Will Doggett
Will Doggett
Broadcast Manager
Ryan Robertson
Ryan Robertson
Production Audio Manager
Will Sorley
Will Sorley
Downtown Congregation Production Manager
Graham Preston
Graham Preston
North Congregation Production Manager
James Muturi
James Muturi
South Congregation Production Manager
Brian  Lundin
Brian Lundin
Lead Writer
Hunter Sprague
Hunter Sprague
Lead Filmmaker
Jarryd Foreman
Jarryd Foreman
North Congregation Worship Leader
Marcus Dawes
Marcus Dawes
Northwest Congregation Worship Leader
Daniel Darnell
Daniel Darnell
South Congregation Worship Leader
Brett Land
Brett Land
St. John Congregation Worship Leader
Jimmy McNeal
Jimmy McNeal
West Congregation Worship Leader
Jaleesa McCreary
Jaleesa McCreary
Worship Leader
Dietrich Schmidt
Dietrich Schmidt
Worship Communication Coordinator
Philip Ellis
Philip Ellis
Worship Resources Coordinator
Matt Graham
Matt Graham
Studio Associate
Erin DeGeer
Erin DeGeer
Communications Resident
Betsabé Delpilar
Betsabé Delpilar
Worship Resident
Alex Espinoza
Alex Espinoza
Worship Resident
Lauren Peters
Lauren Peters
Worship Resident
Mindy Keahey
Mindy Keahey
Worship Resident

We provide resources, training, and events for anyone in our church to get connected and serve.

Dr. Todd Engstrom
Dr. Todd Engstrom
Executive Pastor of Ministry Strategies
Cheryl  Barrett
Cheryl Barrett
For the Nations Director
John Murchison
John Murchison
Austin Stone Institute Director
Steve Teng
Steve Teng
Local Mission Director
Andy Kampman
Andy Kampman
Long-Term Mobilization Director
Ryan King
Ryan King
Church Integration and Goer Care Director
Robin  Ten Eyck
Robin Ten Eyck
Short-Term Trips Manager
Brad Ashby
Brad Ashby
Long-Term Mobilization Manager
Samantha King
Samantha King
Goer Care Associate
Jana Longtin
Jana Longtin
Associate
Alix Poth
Alix Poth
Ministry Associate
Abby Howden
Abby Howden
Long-Term Mobilizer
Joe Pribyl
Joe Pribyl
Long-Term Mobilizer
JT Walford
JT Walford
Long-Term Mobilizer
Nick Loveless
Nick Loveless
Long-Term Mobilizer
Peter Chang
Peter Chang
Long-Term Mobilizer
Rachel Christensen
Rachel Christensen
Long-Term Mobilizer
Calli Tate
Calli Tate
Long-Term Mobilizer
Daniel Walls
Daniel Walls
Long-Term Mobilizer
Laura Walls
Laura Walls
Long-Term Mobilizer
David Hong
David Hong
Long-Term Mobilizer
Rex Hamilton
Rex Hamilton
Residency Program Manager
Lindsay Funkhouser
Lindsay Funkhouser
Writer Development Program Manager
Jacob Riddle
Jacob Riddle
Program Development Manager
Sydney Neal
Sydney Neal
Senior Project Manager
Valerie Hamilton
Valerie Hamilton
Teacher Program Development Manager
Lindsey Lundin
Lindsey Lundin
Content Editor
Kalen Colcolough
Kalen Colcolough
Recruiter
Erin Feldman
Erin Feldman
Content Writer
Lesley Heard
Lesley Heard
TCS Volleyball Program Director
Nicole O’Banon
Nicole O’Banon
TCS Volleyball Program Coordinator
Bobby Murphy
Bobby Murphy
Great Commission Catalyst
Alison Brooks
Alison Brooks
Program Manager
Dani Illing
Dani Illing
Ministry Associate
Lindsey Czechowski
Lindsey Czechowski
Institute Resident

We care for organizational functions of the church, such as technology, financial management, and human resources, so that our pastoral staff can focus on caring for the people in our congregations.

Dave Barrett
Dave Barrett
Executive Pastor of Ministry Operations
Bryce Neal
Bryce Neal
Finance Director
Kris Brownstone
Kris Brownstone
Human Resources Director
Marcus Hsia
Marcus Hsia
Operations Director
Andrew Dealy
Andrew Dealy
Director of Soul Care
Ty Cooper
Ty Cooper
Executive Analyst
Emily Moscoso
Emily Moscoso
Accounting Manager
Elizabeth Stewart
Elizabeth Stewart
Accounting Manager
Sara French
Sara French
Accounts Payable Associate
Emay Yeng
Emay Yeng
Accounts Payable Associate
Kathie Hayes
Kathie Hayes
Finance Associate
Leslie Terrell
Leslie Terrell
Accountant
Denise Moss
Denise Moss
Benefits Administrator
Michelle Tews
Michelle Tews
Human Resources Manager
Beth Murray
Beth Murray
Building Operations Manager
Leslie McCracken
Leslie McCracken
Office & Facilities Manager
Meagan  Talley
Meagan Talley
Office & Facilities Associate
Aaron Mullins
Aaron Mullins
Central Facilities Maintenance Director
Johnny Rodriguez
Johnny Rodriguez
Maintenance Manager
Don Drew
Don Drew
Project Development Manager
Jenna Laric
Jenna Laric
Building and Events Associate
Phillip Drake
Phillip Drake
Strategic Projects Manager
Jerod Morales
Jerod Morales
IT Manager
Jorge Córdova
Jorge Córdova
Developer
Bailey Garrido
Bailey Garrido
Office Associate
Brad  Peterson
Brad Peterson
Recovery Ministries Director
Shanda Anderson
Shanda Anderson
Director of Clinical Care
Brittany Beltran
Brittany Beltran
Counseling Administrator
Allison  Bishop
Allison Bishop
Office Associate
Hannah Mae Mindrup
Hannah Mae Mindrup
Ministry Associate
Abby Carlin
Abby Carlin
Soul Care Resident