Our team

The Vision of Journey Christian Church comes from God and is implemented by the Pastoral Staff team, led by Pastor Dustin Aagaard. This team oversees the day-to-day ministry and operations of the church. These staff pastors serve the congregation and are responsible for the development of the spiritual life of the church.


Dustin Aagaard

Lead Pastor

Dr. Kevin Monahan

Executive Pastor

Russell Cushman

Lake County Campus Pastor

Jeremy Tomlinson

Creative Arts Pastor

Harvey Carpenter

Spiritual Formation Pastor

Randy Green

Associate Pastor

Tammy Joseph

Next Gen Pastor

JD Eger

Director of Operations


Dawn Adams

Executive Assistant to Lead Pastor

Tim Burke

Facilities/Janitorial Assistant

Bella Clifton

Journey Students Worship Coordinator

Kasy'e Conley

Connections Director

Jodi Dinnan

HR and Payroll Coordinator

Doug Gorrell

Facilities Director

Deidra Hamrick

Director of Janitorial Services

Madison Harris

Journey Kids Director

Juli Hobby

Communications Director

Hunter Jackson

Production Director

Tim Wolf

Online Campus Coordinator

Stacy Mackey

Food Services Director & Outside Events

Jennifer Mawson

Database Administrator/Food Services

Chandra Mohn

Administrative Assistant

Kaleb Pickle

Journey Students Production Coordinator

Lauren Reising

Administrative Assistant

Sandy Sloan

Executive Assistant

Shelly Smelski

Community Care Director

Jared Stephens

Journey Kids Production Coordinator

Sarah Stephens

Early Childhood/Childcare Coordinator

Josh Tiaga

Student Ministry Director

Lynne Turk

Business Director

Chris Williams

Audio Coordinator

Mark Wilson

Media Director


Russell Cushman

Campus Pastor

Julie Jenks

Director of Weekend Experience

Jordan Long

Elementary Coordinator

Rick Pandolph

Audio Coordinator

Anthony Suarez

Student Ministry Director

Samantha Upham

Early Childhood Coordinator


Cayson Gregory

Executive Ministry Resident

Alejandro Quintana

Student Ministry Resident

Jonathan Senga

Worship Resident


Gina Saez

Connections Intern

Evie Schuessler

Student Ministry Intern