North Way Christian Community Church in Pittsburgh, PA
Scott Stevens

Scott Stevens

As the Lead Pastor, Scott is the directional leader, overseeing Campus Pastors and the Teaching Team.  He also leads the Executive Leadership Team and the Elder’s Council. Before becoming the Lead Pastor, Scott 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.” “Go Bucs!” He lives in Warrendale with his wife, Tina, and they have two adult daughters.

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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. Over this past season Pastor Jay has transitioned North Way to a new Lead Pastor while maintaining relationships and responsibilities that have enabled North Way to thrive and grow in the Pittsburgh region. In his ongoing role as Founding Pastor, he provides leadership, timely advice, and acts as a liaison to many influential and Christ centered ministries in the area, Pastor Jay and Carol live in the North Hills and have three adult children and eight grandchildren.

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Randy Blincow

Randy Blincow

As the Executive Pastor, Randy oversees strategic ministry development and business operations. He is a member of the Executive Leadership Team. Randy served on the Finance Committee and on Elder’s Council for many years at North Way before joining the staff in 2012. Randy and his wife, Deanna, live in the North Hills and have four adult children.

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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. Dennis and his wife, Julia, live in Pittsburgh’s North Side with their five children.

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Kent Chevalier

Kent Chevalier

Kent provides leadership and pastoral care to the Wexford Campus and is a member of the Teaching Team. He worked in student ministry for ten years before coming to North Way in 2007. Kent and his wife, Erica, live in the North Hills with their three daughters.

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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. Paul was previously the Senior Pastor of a church and planted a church that he led until he sensed God's calling to something new away from his hometown. Paul joined the North Way staff in 2016 and lives in Squirrel Hill with his wife, Mandy, and their three children.

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Scott McCabe

Scott McCabe

Scott McCabe provides leadership and pastoral care to the Sewickley Valley campus. Scott 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 adult children and ten grandchildren.  

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John Reilly

John Reilly

John provides leadership and pastoral care to the Dormont campus. 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.

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Chris White

Chris White

Chris will provide leadership and pastoral care to the Beaver Valley Campus which will launch in early 2018.  With more than 27 years of ministry experience, Chris joined the North Way staff in February 2017.  His vision as the Beaver Valley Campus Pastor is to effectively lead others to be “Jesus with Skin” in the areas where they live, work and play and to lead others to experience ongoing transformation and develop successful methods for missional living.  Chris and his wife, Shannon, live in Monaca and have two adult children.

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Dave D’Angelo

Dave D’Angelo

Dave leads the Weekend Experience teams across all locations including Kids/Students, Worship/Production, and Guest Services. He is a member of the Executive Leadership Team and serves as the Kids/Students (Family Matters) Champion. Before joining the North Way Staff in 2016, Dave served for ten years on the Leadership Team at NewPointe Community Church (NE Ohio). Dave and his wife, Brooke, live in the Mars area and have three children.

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Shannon Libengood

Shannon Libengood

Shannon leads the Spiritual Growth Teams across all locations including Local & Global Missions, Adult Life, and Care Ministries. She is a member of the Executive Leadership Team and serves as the Missions Champion. She grew up at North Way and after spending several years in the mission field, returned to a position on the North Way staff in 2005.  Shannon and her husband, Ernie, live in Gibsonia, and have three children.

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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), House of Manna, and North Way’s Transformational Urban Leadership Institute in the Homewood neighborhood of Pittsburgh. He grew up at North Way and joined the staff in 2006. Bryan and his wife, Julie, live in Homewood and have two daughters.  

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Billy Bob White

Billy Bob White

As Worship Pastor/Champion, Billy Bob oversees North Way's Worship and Production departments for all campuses. He served for many years in ministry in Texas before joining the North Way staff in 2015. Billy Bob lives in Allison Park with his wife, Colette, and their four children.

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Darren Bowers

Darren Bowers

Darren serves as the point person for the Care Ministry across all campuses. This role includes care for the community in times of crisis and celebration, addiction support groups and overseeing North Way’s Professional Counseling Center. He joined the North Way staff in 2004. Darren and his wife, Lorie, live in the North Hills and have two children.

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Chris Fitting

Chris Fitting

Chris oversees the Real Estate and Facilities at all campuses. 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.

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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. Beverly and her husband, Jay, live in the Wexford area and have two adult children.

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Amanda Seidler

Amanda Seidler

Amanda leads Adult Life Development for all of the North Way campuses. She has been part of the North Way staff since 2008. Amanda lives in Lawrenceville with her husband, Chris, and their two children.

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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 staff in 2016. Prior to North Way, Emily spent 7 years between public accounting and corporate accounting. Emily lives in Regent Square with her husband, Brian, and their son.

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John Hollenberger

John Hollenberger

As the Director of IT, John oversees all IT related processes for all of the North Way campuses.  He has been part of the North Way Staff since 2016. John and his wife, Jennifer, live in the New Sewickley Township area and have three children. They are also in the process of adopting their fourth child from Colombia.

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Kelsey Mercuri

Kelsey Mercuri

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Debbie Shaner

Debbie Shaner

As the Director of Human Resources, Debbie oversees all human resource related processes for all of the North Way campuses.  She has been part of the North Way Staff since 2001. Debbie and her husband, Jim, live in the Beaver area and have two adult children.

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