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Matt Metzger
Charles Yu
Lead Teaching Pastor & Multicultural Ministry Pastor
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  • All
  • 20s + 30s
  • Adults
  • Brader Way
  • Care
    • Care Response Team
  • College-Age
  • Communications
  • Downtown
  • Fitchburg
  • Impact
  • Kids & Students
    • Birth to Sixth Grade
    • High School Ministry
    • Middle School Ministry
  • Multicultural
    • African American Ministry
    • Chinese Ministry
  • Operations
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Technical Arts
  • Welcome
  • Worship Arts
Travis Agnew
Blackhawk Downtown
Worship Pastor
Megan Armstrong
Associate Director of Blackhawk Kids
Lynne Benik
Associate Director of College-Age & 20s + 30s Ministry
Brianna Bero
Associate Director of Middle
School Ministry
Jimmy Bero
Associate Director
of Blackhawk Fitchburg
Student Ministries
Maddie Blanchard
Life Groups Coordinator
Carol Breed
Care Response Team
Debra Browne
Blackhawk African American Ministry Coordinator
Laura Bruess
Director of Human Resources
& Data Management
Hannah Bunting
Blackhawk Kids
Downtown Coordinator
Dave Burnett
Pastor of Senior Care
Martha Burnett
Interim Director
of Communications
Hannah Busse
Director of Worship Arts
Jewel Carlson
Care Response Team
Rachel Chancellor
Director of Blackhawk Kids
Jackie Cooper
Blackhawk Kids Welcome Coordinator
Connie Crenshaw
Care Response Team
Alyssa Dabner
Care Ministry Coordinator
Kori Davis
Director of Welcome Ministry
Darren DeKeyser
Director of Operations
Susan Demel
Director of Impact Ministries
Rebecca Drews
Blackhawk Kids Curriculum Coordinator
Christian Eggers
Blackhawk Downtown Welcome & Operations Coordinator / College-Age & 20s + 30s Ministry Assistant
Lief Erickson
Pastor of Student Ministry
& Internships
Jim Ferwerda
Impact Ministry Teams Coordinator
Ashley Fletcher
Impact Ministry Project & Communications Coordinator
Steve Francis
Facilities Assistant
Carol Fricke
Director of Connection
Dave Gagnon
Pastor of Care Ministry
Craig Gartland
Executive Pastor
of Staff & Ministries
Joel Hassenzahl
Pastor of Sunday Experience
Lorenza Hatheway
Digital Communication & Database Coordinator
Amy Hauptman
Worship Arts Planning
& Events Coordinator
Jane Jiangtao Hu
Blackhawk Chinese Ministry Operations Coordinator
Charles Huang
Pastor of Blackhawk
Chinese Ministry
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Anne Kierce
Pastor of
Marriage & Parenting
Jason Kierce
Facility Director
Esther Kim
Multicultural Ministry Coordinator
Trevor Kleinmeyer
Blackhawk Fitchburg
Worship Director
Carrie Klenko
Facility & Welcome Coordinator
Michael Knapstad
Pastor of College-Age & 20s + 30s Ministry
Ben Knox
Pastor of Middle School Ministries
Amy Koeshall
Blackhawk Kids Fitchburg Coordinator
Chris Kopp
Lead Pastor of Blackhawk Brader Way
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Melissa Lazare
Video Production Assistant
Gabe LeBre
Facility Assistant
Rita Loper
Care Response Team
Tiffany Malloy
Pastor of Spiritual Formation
Sandra Malone
Director of Care Development
Shirley McElhenie
Denise McKinley
Director of Women's Ministry
Colièr McNair
Pastor of Multicultural Ministry
& Worship Arts
Ashley Mellenthin
56 Ministry & BKids
Operations Coordinator
Matt Metzger
Rachel Metzger
Marriage Ministry Assistant
Bill Minser
Care Response Team
Ashley Moore
Executive Team & Office Coordinator
Melissa Moser
Senior Pastor Assistant & Operations Assistant
Jon Mueller
Director of Accounting
& Administration
Daniel Owen
Lead Pastor of
Blackhawk Fitchburg
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Adam Penning
Lead Pastor of
Blackhawk Downtown
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Nicholas Pergal
IT Assistant
Steve Rodgers
Adult Ministries Associate
Jeff Salvo
Technical Arts
Production Assistant
Barak Schimp
Director of Production
Jaclyn Schmitt
Interim Student Ministry Staff
Emilie Shields
Family Fusion Coordinator
Cortney Spotts
Blackhawk Kids Administrative, Project, & Weekday Childcare Coordinator
Heather Stahley
Middle School Ministry Assistant
Randall Stahley
Facility Assistant
Sarah Stevens
Interim High School Ministry Staff
Gena Stolte
Adult Ministries Assistant
Kristin Theis
Nursery/Preschool Ministry
Heather Watts
Responsive Care Coordinator
Mark Wyse
Director of Technology
Charles Yu
Lead Teaching Pastor & Multicultural Ministry Pastor
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Marsha Zahasky
Care Response Team

9620 Brader Way
Middleton, WI 53562
608.828.4200 | Contact Us
Reception Hours: M-R 8:30 AM-3 PM & F 8:30 AM-12:30 PM