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

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

Samantha Brace

Samantha Brace

Blackhawk Fitchburg Welcome & Operations Coordinator

Debra Browne

Debra Browne

Blackhawk African American Ministry & Gospel Fusion Venue 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

Communication Director

Hannah Busse

Hannah Busse

Director of Worship Arts

Rachel Chancellor

Rachel Chancellor

Director of Blackhawk Kids

Joseph Crenshaw

Joseph Crenshaw

Facility Assistant

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

Chris Dolson

Chris Dolson

Teaching Pastor (Pastor Emeritus)

Rebecca Drews

Rebecca Drews

Blackhawk Kids Curriculum Coordinator

Christian Eggers

Christian Eggers

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

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 Staff Connection

Dave Gagnon

Dave Gagnon

Pastor of Care Ministry

Addison Garry

Addison Garry

Associate Director of Production

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 Connection & Marriage

Jason Kierce

Jason Kierce

Facility Director

Esther Kim

Esther Kim

Multicultural Ministry Coordinator

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

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

Coliér McNair

Coliér 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

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

Evelyn Paulsen

Evelyn Paulsen

Spiritual Formation Assistant

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

Esther Rolfe

Esther Rolfe

Blackhawk Kids Brader Way Assistant

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 Operations 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 & Elementary Ministries Coordinator

Piper Vollmer

Piper Vollmer

Graphic Designer

Heather Watts

Heather Watts

Responsive Care Coordinator

Charles Yu

Charles Yu

Lead Teaching Pastor & Multicultural Ministry Pastor