North Way Christian Community Church in Pittsburgh, PA
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    Scott Stevens

    Scott Stevens

    As the Lead Pastor, Scott is the directional leader, overseeing Campus Pastors and the Teaching Team.  He leads the Executive Leadership and Operational Ministry Teams. Before becoming the Lead Pastor, he served as Family Pastor for six years and Executive Pastor for three years. He served many years in ministry before coming to North Way in 2002. Scott is a native Pittsburgher with a love for all things “Pittsburgh.” He lives in Wexford  with his wife Tina, and they have two grown daughters, Alyssa and Erin. “Go Bucs!”

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    Dr. Jay Passavant

    Dr. Jay Passavant

    Dr. Jay Passavant and his wife, Carol, founded North Way Christian Community in 1981 along with eight other couples. In his role as Founding Pastor, Pastor Jay is part of our Teaching Team and provides leadership to several areas of ministry, including L.A.M.P, North Way Counseling Services, Trinity Seminary, Global Missions, Wexford Starlite Car Cruise and others. Pastor Jay and Carol live in the North Hills and have three grown children Amy, David, and Jonathan.

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    Randy Blincow

    Randy Blincow

    As the Executive Pastor, Randy oversees strategic development, financial accountability and staff supervision. Randy served on the Finance Committee and on Elder’s Council for many years at North Way before joining the staff in 2012. He is also a member of the Executive Leadership and Operational Ministry Teams. Randy and his wife Deanna live in the North Hills and have four children Jeremy, Janae, Justin, and Jessica.

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    Dennis Allan

    Dennis Allan

    Dennis is the pastor at the North Way Oakland campus. He began working at North Way in 2009 as the director of high school ministry at the Wexford campus, and in 2011 began providing leadership to Wexford’s Worship Cafe community. Prior to North Way, Dennis worked as an analyst and software manager in Alcoa’s global internal audit department. He graduated from Grove City College in 2002 with bachelor’s degrees in English and Education, and he is currently working towards a master’s degree in Theological Studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Dennis also serves as the vice president of the board of directors at The Pittsburgh Project, a North Side-based ministry that runs youth service programs for North Side students and provides home repairs to under-resourced homeowners. Dennis and his wife Julia live on Pittsburgh’s North Side with their three children Keely, Jay, and Joel.

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    Kent Chevalier

    Kent Chevalier

    Kent provides leadership and pastoral care to the Wexford Campus as a member of our teaching team. He also serves on North Way’s executive leadership team. Kent joined the North Way staff in 2007, and he and his wife Erica live in the North Hills with their three daughters, Madalyn, Kalea, and Ainsley.

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    Paul Hunter

    Paul Hunter

    Paul provides leadership and pastoral care to the East End. He recently moved to Pittsburgh from Huntsville, Alabama. At a young age, Paul was the Senior Pastor of a large church and recently planted a church before transitioning it to new leadership as he sensed God was calling him to something new away from his hometown. Paul joined the staff team in August of 2016 and lives in Squirrel Hill with his wife, Mandy, and their three kids.

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    Scott McCabe

    Scott McCabe

    Scott McCabe provides leadership and pastoral care to the Sewickley Valley campus. Scott is also a member of North Way’s executive leadership team, and has served in numerous areas of pastoral leadership since his ordination at North Way in 1985. Scott and his wife Missy live in Sewickley and have five grown children: Justin, Ashley, Kelly, Pete, and Hunter.  

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    John Reilly

    John Reilly

    John provides leadership and pastoral care to the Dormont campus, and he also serves on North Way’s executive leadership and operational ministry teams. John and his family have been a part of North Way since 2009. He and his wife Allison live in Dormont with their three children Abigail, Josiah, and Samuel.

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    Darren Bowers

    Darren Bowers

    Darren serves as the point person for Care Ministry across all five campuses. This role includes care for the community in times of crisis and celebration, addiction support groups and overseeing the North Way’s profession counseling center. He is a member of North Way’s Operational Ministry Team. He joined the North Way staff in 2004. Darren and his wife, Lorie live in the North Hills and have two children, Josh and Taylor.

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    Dr. Bryan McCabe

    Dr. Bryan McCabe

    Bryan provides leadership and pastoral care to L.A.M.P. (Learning and Mentoring Partnership), a mentoring initiative in the Homewood neighborhood of Pittsburgh. He grew up at North Way and joined our staff in 2006, and he also serves on North Way’s executive leadership team. Bryan and his wife, Julie, live in Homewood and have two daughters, Kyra and Sierra.  

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    Amanda Seidler

    Amanda Seidler

    Amanda leads Adult Life Development for all of the North Way campuses. She is also a member of our Operational Ministry Team. She has been part of the North Way staff since 2008. Amanda, her husband, Chris and daughter Norah live in Lawerenceville.

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    Billy Bob White

    Billy Bob White

    Billy Bob serves as the oversight for North Way's Worship and Production departments.  Billy Bob lives in Allison Park with his wife Colette and their four amazing kiddos Blaise, Levi, Jasmine, and Roxanna Jo.

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    Chris Fitting

    Chris Fitting

    Chris oversees the operational functions at all campuses and serves on the Operational Ministry Team. He has been part of the North Way staff since 2006. Chris and his wife Karen live in the North Hills and have two adult children, Erik and Alexa.

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    Beverly Leasher

    Beverly Leasher

    As the Director of Communications, Beverly oversees internal communications and external marketing. She joined the North Way staff in 2000 and is a member of the Operational Ministry Team. Beverly and her husband, Jay, live in the Wexford area and have two children; Christopher and Olivia.

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    Shannon Libengood

    Shannon Libengood

    Shannon leads our local and global mission ministries and is a member of the Operational Ministry Team.  She grew up at North Way and after spending several years  in the mission field, she returned to our staff in 2005.  Shannon and her husband, Ernie. live in Gibsonia, and have three children,  Ethan, Kaleigh, and Brennan.

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    Emily Cook

    Emily Cook

    As the Finance Director, Emily oversees the finance team and all financial aspects across the North Way campuses. She joined the North Way staff in 2016. Prior to North Way, Emily spent 7 years between public accounting and corporate accounting. Emily and her husband, Brian, live in Regent Square.

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    Central Support – Administrative Services

    Bonnie Adler
    Receptionist
    Lisa Bacher
    Communications Coordinator
    Kathy Bain
    Assistant to Founding Pastor/Community Care Coordinator
    Brian Barnhart
    Systems Technician
    Kristen Boban
    Communications Assistant
    Jayme Cather
    HR Assistant
    Emily Cook
    Finance Director
    Chris Fitting
    Executive Director of Property Management
    John Hollenberger
    IT Director
    Mark Hughes
    Print Production Technician
    Beth Ketterer
    HR Assistant
    Beverly Leasher
    Director of Communications/Communications Champion
    Jonathan Mathieu
    Trinity Coordinator and East End Campus Manager/ALD Director
    Bob McAfee
    Facilities Director
    Susan McAnally
    Assistant to Lead Pastor
    Louise Milligan
    Finance Assistant
    Jack Novak
    Finance Administrator
    Debbie Shaner
    Human Resources Director
    Monica Wilkinson
    Database Coordinator
    Norma Wright
    CFO/Special Projects

    Central Support – Ministry

    Kathy Bain
    Assistant to Founding Pastor/Community Care Coordinator
    Darren Bowers
    Pastor of Care Ministry/Care Champion
    Lee Ann Bruno
    Assistant to Worship Champion
    Jonathan Cooper
    Production Director
    Dave D’Angelo
    Family Matters Champion
    Dana Hunter
    Missions Administrator/Digital Media Coordinator
    Marc Hutchison
    Counseling Center Director
    Shannon Libengood
    Director of Missions/Missions Champion
    Tracy Mannella
    Care Ministry Curriculum Specialist
    Dr. Jim Platt
    Scholar in Residence
    Carlo Prati
    Video Director
    Chris Preksta
    Visual Design Team Leader
    Toni Reed
    Care Ministry Coordinator
    Amanda Seidler
    ALD Champion
    Amy Smith
    Vocal Director
    Billy Bob White
    Worship Champion
    Sara Zakutney
    Counseling Care Coordinator

    Wexford – Adult Ministry

    Kent Chevalier
    Wexford Campus Pastor
    Debi Coglianese
    Campus Manager/Office Manager
    Lari Locher
    Administrative Assistant
    Mary Mercer
    Adult Life Development Director
    Brittany Saylor
    Adult Life Coordinator
    Grant Smith
    Pastor

    Wexford – Family Ministry

    Brittney Behr
    Student Ministry Coordinator/Worship Team Leader
    Vince Giordano
    Student Ministry Director
    Denine Henderson
    Administrative Assistant for Student Ministry/Short Term Mission Trips
    Jordan Kepner
    Kidz Ministry Creative Coordinator
    Alana Koontz
    Kidz Ministry Administrative/KidzGIG Registration Coordinator
    Jennifer Logan
    Nursery/Baby Dedication Coordinator
    Kelsey Mercuri
    Kidz Ministry Director
    Bekah Motta
    Kidz Ministry Coordinator
    Roger Van Scoy
    Starlite Car Cruise Director
    Jenn Simon
    fmlive! Program Manager

    Wexford – Worship/Production

    Brittney Behr
    Student Ministry Coordinator/Worship Team Leader
    Phil Crawford
    Worship Director
    Rick Gallagher
    Primary Worship Accompanist
    Jason Levis
    Audio Team Leader

    Oakland Campus

    Dennis Allan
    Dennis Allan
    Oakland Campus Pastor
    Dan Bendit
    Dan Bendit
    Oakland Worship Director
    Jonathan Faltot
    Jonathan Faltot
    Oakland Family Matters Coordinator
    Pat Michael
    Pat Michael
    Oakland Outreach Coordinator
    Allison Smith
    Allison Smith
    Oakland Campus Manager/Adult Life Development Director
    Sarah Yopp
    Sarah Yopp
    Oakland Production Director

    Sewickley Valley Campus

    Scott McCabe
    Scott McCabe
    Sewickley Valley Campus Pastor
    Brad Beggs
    Brad Beggs
    Sewickley Valley Campus Worship/Students Ministries Director
    Jenifer Brown
    Jenifer Brown
    Sewickley Valley Campus Manager
    Peter Hrydil
    Peter Hrydil
    Sewickley Valley Production Tech
    Katia Nascimento
    Katia Nascimento
    Sewickley Valley ALD Coordinator

    East End Campus

    Paul Hunter
    Paul Hunter
    East End Campus Pastor
    Bri Feindt
    Bri Feindt
    East End Adult Life Ministry Coordinator
    Ryan Lancia
    Ryan Lancia
    East End Family Matters Coordinator
    Jonathan Mathieu
    Jonathan Mathieu
    Trinity Coordinator and East End Campus Manager/ALD Director
    John Schweinberg
    John Schweinberg
    Production Coordinator
    Sherman Leeper
    Outreach & Production Support
    Kelly Phillips
    LAMP Coordinator
    Leif Horrell
    East End Worship Director

    Dormont Campus

    John Reilly
    John Reilly
    Dormont Campus Pastor
    Ted Deitrick
    Ted Deitrick
    Tech Team Leader
    Adam Farrell
    Adam Farrell
    Dormont Worship Pastor
    Jenn McCaffrey
    Jenn McCaffrey
    Dormont Kidz Church Coordinator
    Sandy Weiss
    Sandy Weiss
    Dormont Campus Director
  • Wexford

    Kent Chevalier
    Kent Chevalier
    Wexford Campus Pastor
    Mary Mercer
    Mary Mercer
    Adult Life Development Director
    Brittney Behr
    Brittney Behr
    Student Ministry Coordinator/Worship Team Leader
    Debi Coglianese
    Debi Coglianese
    Campus Manager/Office Manager
    Phil Crawford
    Phil Crawford
    Worship Director
    Vince Giordano
    Vince Giordano
    Student Ministry Director
    Kelsey Mercuri
    Kelsey Mercuri
    Kidz Ministry Director
    Brittany Saylor
    Brittany Saylor
    Adult Life Coordinator
    Rick Gallagher
    Primary Worship Accompanist
    Denine Henderson
    Administrative Assistant for Student Ministry/Short Term Mission Trips
    Jordan Kepner
    Kidz Ministry Creative Coordinator
    Alana Koontz
    Kidz Ministry Administrative/KidzGIG Registration Coordinator
    Jason Levis
    Audio Team Leader
    Lari Locher
    Administrative Assistant
    Jennifer Logan
    Nursery/Baby Dedication Coordinator
    Bekah Motta
    Kidz Ministry Coordinator
    Roger Van Scoy
    Starlite Car Cruise Director
    Jenn Simon
    fmlive! Program Manager
    Grant Smith
    Pastor
  • Oakland

    Dennis Allan
    Dennis Allan
    Oakland Campus Pastor
    Dan Bendit
    Dan Bendit
    Oakland Worship Director
    Jonathan Faltot
    Jonathan Faltot
    Oakland Family Matters Coordinator
    Pat Michael
    Pat Michael
    Oakland Outreach Coordinator
    Allison Smith
    Allison Smith
    Oakland Campus Manager/Adult Life Development Director
    Sarah Yopp
    Sarah Yopp
    Oakland Production Director
  • Sewickley Valley

    Scott McCabe
    Scott McCabe
    Sewickley Valley Campus Pastor
    Brad Beggs
    Brad Beggs
    Sewickley Valley Campus Worship/Students Ministries Director
    Jenifer Brown
    Jenifer Brown
    Sewickley Valley Campus Manager
    Peter Hrydil
    Peter Hrydil
    Sewickley Valley Production Tech
    Katia Nascimento
    Katia Nascimento
    Sewickley Valley ALD Coordinator
  • East End

    Paul Hunter
    Paul Hunter
    East End Campus Pastor
    Bri Feindt
    Bri Feindt
    East End Adult Life Ministry Coordinator
    Ryan Lancia
    Ryan Lancia
    East End Family Matters Coordinator
    Jonathan Mathieu
    Jonathan Mathieu
    Trinity Coordinator and East End Campus Manager/ALD Director
    John Schweinberg
    John Schweinberg
    Production Coordinator
    Sherman Leeper
    Outreach & Production Support
    Kelly Phillips
    LAMP Coordinator
    Leif Horrell
    East End Worship Director
  • Dormont

    John Reilly
    John Reilly
    Dormont Campus Pastor
    Ted Deitrick
    Ted Deitrick
    Tech Team Leader
    Adam Farrell
    Adam Farrell
    Dormont Worship Pastor
    Jenn McCaffrey
    Jenn McCaffrey
    Dormont Kidz Church Coordinator
    Sandy Weiss
    Sandy Weiss
    Dormont Campus Director