Jack was born in upstate New York but primarily called Blacksburg, Virginia home in his formative years. He attended Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida where he met his wife Gina. After 31 years of marriage, four kids, and many moves, Gina passed away in June of 2022. Jack has worked on church staffs of varying sizes in Virginia, Ohio, North Carolina, and Florida. Jack became the Lead Pastor of Spring Lake Church in 2014. As Lead Pastor, he’s responsible for the vision, direction, and culture of the church. He enjoys reading, fitness, coaching sports, leading in the church and college football. (Go Virginia Tech Hokies!)
Jeff is a native of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. He graduated from Wheaton College with a Masters in Evangelism and Leadership. Before joining Spring Lake in October 2017, Jeff served as a Campus Pastor at a multi-site church in Northern Illinois. As our Executive Pastor, Jeff leads the staff and is responsible to strategically direct the church towards the mission and vision. He has a passion to help the church grow in effectiveness. Jeff and his wife Resa, live in De Pere with their four daughters. When not at church, he enjoys running, biking, hiking, anything with his kids and cheering on the Packers and Badgers!
Bill grew up in Northwest Indiana before moving to Rhinelander in Jr. High School. He graduated from Moody Bible Institute in May, 2008 and began serving at Spring Lake Church in 2010. Bill shepherds those who call the Downtown Campus home. In addition, he leads our church communications, with a focus on digital aspects, and is responsible to help people from all campuses get connected into our church family. He is passionate about the church, helping people come to know Jesus and grow as His disciples. Bill and Erica live in Ashwaubenon with their three children. He enjoys technology, woodworking, coffee, and theology.
Adam is a Wisconsin native and a graduate of Moody Bible Institute. He has served as a Youth Pastor, Small Groups Pastor, Teaching Pastor, and Senior Pastor throughout the Midwest and Oregon. He came to Spring Lake in August of 2017. Adam shepherds those who call the Bellevue Campus home. In addition, he leads our Life Groups, Focus Groups, and Membership process for the entire church. His passion is to point people to the hope and joy that is found in the gospel. Adam and his wife Stacey have four grown daughters and live in De Pere. He enjoys date nights with Stacey, family time, sports and photography (primarily wildlife).
Ryan grew up in Stevens Point where he met his wife, Jenny during their years at UWSP. He received his Masters of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Ryan oversees our ministries focused birth through 18, with a primary focus on Student Ministry. Ryan loves working with teenagers and leading a team of adults who invest in students. Ryan, Jenny, and their kids, Alethea, Eden, and Judah have a home in East Green Bay. As lifelong Packer Backers they love living in Titletown. Ryan is a Bible-nerd who likes reading thick books and listening to podcasts, but really recharges his batteries by playing disc golf and ultimate frisbee!
Charlie was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. Charlie’s worship ministry started In 2001, while serving at church in Toledo. Since then he has served in worship ministry across the country in a variety of church settings. Charlie oversees our music, technical, and broadcast teams across all campuses. In his free time, he enjoys playing some soccer and enjoys the outdoors or maybe even catching a wave or two (surfs up!). Serving people is his passion and he loves spending time with his wife, Christine, and their five children: Felicity, Rafferty, Willoughby, Macauley, and Rooney.