Meet our Youth leadership
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Derek Jennings - Lead Pastor
Derek Jennings helped start Hope Church in 2012. Since then, he has served as Hope's lead pastor. Derek is married to his wife of 25+ years, Joanne.
Jenny Schaefer - Executive Pastor
Jenny Schaefer helped start Hope Church in 2012. Jenny serves as the Executive Pastor at Hope. Jenny is married to her husband, Trey. Jenny loves football and mystery novels.
Melissa Carter - Student Pastor
Melissa Carter joined the Hope Church leadership team in 2015 as the pastor of student ministry. Melissa loves dogs and Star Wars.
Daniel Chase - Director of Kids Ministry
Daniel Chase joined the Hope Church leadership team in 2016 as the director of kids ministry. Daniel is currently completing his Master's degree in early child development.
Eve Prentice - Administrator
Eve Prentice helped start Hope Church in 2012. Since then, she has served as Hope's office administrator. Eve is married to her husband, Tony.