Meet Our Team

Senior Pastor & Lead Teaching Pastor

Matt Metzger

Matt Metzger

Senior Pastor

Charles Yu

Charles Yu

Lead Teaching Pastor & Multicultural Ministry Pastor

All Staff

Travis Agnew

Travis Agnew

Blackhawk Downtown Worshop Pastor

Megan Armstrong

Megan Armstrong

Associate Director of Blackhawk Kids

Lynne Benik

Lynne Benik

Associate Director of College-Age & 20s + 30s Ministry

Brianna Bero

Brianna Bero

Middle School Ministry Events & Teams Coordinator / Madison Missions Director

Jimmy Bero

Jimmy Bero

Associate Director of Blackhawk Fitchburg Student Ministries

Maddie Blanchard

Maddie Blanchard

Life Groups Coordinator

Jenny Bottoni

Jenny Bottoni

Traditions Venue Worship Leader

Carol Breed

Carol Breed

Care Response Team

Debra Browne

Debra Browne

Blackhawk African American Ministry Coordinator

Laura Bruess

Laura Bruess

Director of Human Resources & Data Management

Hannah Bunting

Hannah Bunting

Blackhawk Kids Downtown Coordinator

Dave Burnett

Dave Burnett

Pastor of Senior Care

Martha Burnett

Martha Burnett

Interim Director of Communications

Hannah Busse

Hannah Busse

Director of Worship Arts

Jewel Carlson

Jewel Carlson

Care Response Team

Rachel Chancellor

Rachel Chancellor

Director of Blackhawk Kids

Connie Crenshaw

Connie Crenshaw

Care Response Team

Alyssa Dabner

Alyssa Dabner

Care Ministry Coordinator

Kori Davis

Kori Davis

Director of Welcome Ministry

Darren DeKeyser

Darren DeKeyser

Director of Operations

Susan Demel

Susan Demel

Director of Impact Ministries

Rebecca Drews

Rebecca Drews

Blackhawk Kids Curriculum Coordinator

Christian Eggers

Christian Eggers

Blackhawk Downtown Welcome & Operations Coordinator / College-Age & 20s + 30s Ministry Assistant

Lief Erickson

Lief Erickson

Pastor of Student Ministry & Internships

Jim Ferwerda

Jim Ferwerda

Impact Ministry Teams Coordinator

Ashley Fletcher

Ashley Fletcher

Impact Ministry Project & Communications Coordinator

Steve Francis

Steve Francis

Facilities Assistant

Carol Fricke

Carol Fricke

Director of Connection

Dave Gagnon

Dave Gagnon

Pastor of Care Ministry

Craig Gartland

Craig Gartland

Executive Pastor of Staff & Ministries

Joel Hassenzahl

Joel Hassenzahl

Pastor of Sunday Experience

Amy Hauptman

Amy Hauptman

Worship Arts Planning & Events Coordinator

Jane Jiangtao Hu

Jane Jiangtao Hu

Blackhawk Chinese Ministry Operations Coordinator

Charles Huang

Charles Huang

Pastor of Blackhawk Chinese Ministry

Anne Kierce

Anne Kierce

Pastor of Marriage & Parenting

Jason Kierce

Jason Kierce

Facility Director

Esther Kim

Esther Kim

Multicultural Ministry Coordinator

Trevor Kleinmeyer

Trevor Kleinmeyer

Blackhawk Fitchburg Worship Director

Carrie Klenko

Carrie Klenko

Facility & Welcome Coordinator

Michael Knapstad

Michael Knapstad

Pastor of College-Age & 20s + 30s Ministry

Ben Knox

Ben Knox

Pastor of Middle School Ministries

Amy Koeshall

Amy Koeshall

Blackhawk Kids Fitchburg Coordinator

Chris Kopp

Chris Kopp

Lead Pastor of Blackhawk Brader Way

Melissa Lazare

Melissa Lazare

Video Production Assistant

Gabe LeBre

Gabe LeBre

Facility Assistant

Rita Loper

Rita Loper

Care Response Team

Tiffany Malloy

Tiffany Malloy

Pastor of Spiritual Formation

Sandra Malone

Sandra Malone

Director of Care Development

Shirley McElhenie

Shirley McElhenie

Accountant

Denise McKinley

Denise McKinley

Director of Women's Ministry

Colièr McNair

Colièr McNair

Pastor of Multicultural Ministry & Worship Arts

Ashley Mellenthin

Ashley Mellenthin

56 Ministry & BKids Operations Coordinator

Matt Metzger

Matt Metzger

Senior Pastor

Rachel Metzger

Rachel Metzger

Marriage Ministry Assistant

Bill Minser

Bill Minser

Care Response Team

Ashley Moore

Ashley Moore

Executive Team & Office Coordinator

Melissa Moser

Melissa Moser

Senior Pastor Assistant & Operations Assistant

Jon Mueller

Jon Mueller

Director of Accounting & Administration

Daniel Owen

Daniel Owen

Lead Pastor of Blackhawk Fitchburg

Adam Penning

Adam Penning

Lead Pastor of Blackhawk Downtown

Nicholas Pergal

Nicholas Pergal

IT Assistant

George Ramsey

George Ramsey

Gospel Fusion Venue Music Director

Steve Rodgers

Steve Rodgers

Adult Ministries Associate

Jeff Salvo

Jeff Salvo

Technical Arts Production Assistant

Barak Schimp

Barak Schimp

Director of Production

Jaclyn Schmitt

Jaclyn Schmitt

Student Ministry Coordinator

Emilie Shields

Emilie Shields

Family Fusion Coordinator

Cortney Spotts

Cortney Spotts

Blackhawk Kids Administrative, Project, & Weekday Childcare Coordinator

Heather Stahley

Heather Stahley

Middle School Ministry Coordinator

Randall Stahley

Randall Stahley

Facility Assistant

Sarah Stevens

Sarah Stevens

High School Ministry Teams Coordinator

Kristin Theis

Kristin Theis

Nursery/Preschool Ministry Coordinator

Piper Vollmer

Piper Vollmer

Graphic Designer

Heather Watts

Heather Watts

Responsive Care Coordinator

Mark Wyse

Mark Wyse

Director of Technology

Charles Yu

Charles Yu

Lead Teaching Pastor & Multicultural Ministry Pastor

Marsha Zahasky

Marsha Zahasky

Care Response Team