Lead Pastor

Tommy Theisen

Tommy Theisen

Lead Pastor
(567) 215-0574

Tommy Theisen

Tommy is from Chicago but has spent most of his adult life in Loudonville, Ohio.  He met and married his wife, Regina, after a blind date (Dec 16th 1996) set-up by his mother-in-law to be. Tommy left a 20 year career in law enforcement, when was called to serve as the Founding and Lead Pastor of what is now known as Cross Connect Church on August 2nd, 2015.

Tommy enjoys serving, discipling, weight-lifting, working outside, spending time with his dogs Esther & Titus, and relaxing with his best friend and bride—Regina.

Elders

Elder

Elder

(419) 685-5270

Joe Linder

Joe was born and raised in Norwalk, OH.  He is a retired music educator having worked in that profession for over 35 years.  He and his wife, Lana, met on stage in various community theatre musicals and have lived in Ashland since their marriage in 1989. They have two grown sons: Donovan married to Renee and Garrison.

Joe enjoys singing, playing the piano and organ, musical theatre and doing programs at some of the local facilities for the elderly.  One of the things he likes best about Cross Connect Church is meeting and getting to know new people.

Deno Nestler

Married to his best friend Jeanne for 37 years.  They have two adult children: their daughter Summer, and son Zach.  Zach plays the drums for Cross Connect and also works at Coburn.  Summer is married, lives in North Carolina and is the Children’s Ministry Coordinator at her church. Deno has been in the printing industry since he was 18.  Started at the bottom, and is now the pressroom Manager at Coburn and still has his own business as a technical advisor on large printing equipment.  Has been involved in various church ministries for the past 25 years, and has been a major part of the Cross Connect Church family from the beginning.

Elder

Elder

(501) 779-1758

Directors (Deacons)

Vince Hartzler

Vince Hartzler

Connections Director
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Creative Arts Director
Jordan Blair

Jordan Blair

Student Ministry Director
Morgan Blair

Morgan Blair

Student Ministry Director
Courtney Hartzler

Courtney Hartzler

Kid's Ministry Director
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COMING SOON!

Missions Director
Regina Theisen

Regina Theisen

Support Ministries Director
Dani Hynek

Dani Hynek

1st Impressions Director
Joe Linder

Joe Linder

Chief Financial Officer
Kelsey Coffy

Kelsey Coffy

Executive Assistant

Ministry Leaders (Trustees)

Josh Coffy

Josh Coffy

Worship Team Leader
Jenny Eachus

Jenny Eachus

A/V Production Team Leader
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COMING SOON!

Steering Team Leader
Deno Nestler

Deno Nestler

Prayer Team Leader
Jeff Hofacre

Jeff Hofacre

Graphics Team Leader
Amy Hofacre

Amy Hofacre

Graphics Team Leader
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COMING SOON!

Hosts Team Leader
Regina Theisen

Regina Theisen

Women's Discipleship Team Leader
Joe Linder

Joe Linder

Men's Discipleship Team Leader
Scott Mowry

Scott Mowry

Facilities Team Leader
COMING SOON!

COMING SOON!

Outreach Projects Coordinator
Whitney Jones

Whitney Jones

Welcome Team Leader
Tom Kosht

Tom Kosht

Safety Team Leader
Kelsey Coffy

Kelsey Coffy

Media Team Leader
Abbi Hynek

Abbi Hynek

Cafe Team Leader
COMING SOON!!!

COMING SOON!!!

Tech Team Leader
Diane Hall

Diane Hall

Set up / Maintenance Team Leader
Randy Endsley

Randy Endsley

Usher Team Leader

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