Chad grew up in the Midwest in a Christian family, where he was taught the Bible and God opened his heart to believe the gospel. He and his wife, Sarah, moved to Oregon in 2006. Chad has been involved in church ministry for the last 14 years, most recently ministering at a church in Hillsboro for 10 years, where he completed a pastoral internship and served as a lay elder. Chad has been at Cross Creek since 2016 and joined the leadership team as pastor in September of 2017. Chad and Sarah have three children – a son and two daughters who keep them very busy. In his spare time Chad enjoys reading and following sports – especially the Chicago Cubs, Hillsboro Hops and the University of Michigan.
- Chuck Shawan, Elder: Music Ministry
Chuck was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and graduated from Bowling Green University. After a six year stint in the US Army, he taught High School English and History for a while. He then became a policeman with the Cleveland Police Department, where he protected and served for 13 years. In 1987 Chuck went into sales, where he has been ever since, serving now as the VP of Sales of a software company.
Chuck came to Christ in 1992, and attended Southwest Bible Church until he came to this church in 2010. He conducted the Cornerstone Chamber Choir for ten years. This choir was made up of people from various churches, and sang in nursing and retirement homes.
- Jim Westberry, Elder: Youth Ministry
- Glen Donaldson, Deacon: Facilities
Glen accepted Christ in 1969 at this facility, and has served here ever since. He is often engaged in helping and counseling individuals, and meeting all kinds of needs at the church. In the past he participated in Bible Study Fellowship for five years, and then served as a discussion leader for an additional 5 years. He and Gretchen were married in 1964, and have two children, Julie and Lori, and seven grandchildren. Glen retired in 2000 from a career in computer sales. He now manages his horse boarding ranch. His hobbies are fishing and hunting.
- Kirstie Carey, Deacon: Finances
- Jed Andrews, Deacon: Sound and Men's Ministry
- Kathy Wilson, Nursery and Women's Ministry
- Rosemary Henderson, Children's Ministry