"Whoever would be great among you must be your servant."

- Matthew 20:26

We believe in plurality of leadership and accountability at all levels. 

Campus Pastors

Scott Merriner

Raspberry Campus

Justin Terry

Tikahtnu Campus

Brandon Evans

MatSu Campus

Lance Kramer

Kotzebue Campus

Les Anderson


Ward Hurlburt


Ian Wheeles


Elder Candidates

Chaz Fitzgerald

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Beth Fitzgerald
Number of Kids:  3
Occupation: Alaska Airlines Pilot
Years at ChangePoint: 

Brian Buck

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Julie Buck
Number of Kids:  3
Occupation: Conoco Philips Engineer
Years at ChangePoint: 19

David Stierwalt

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Amy Stierwalt
Number of Kids:  2
Occupation: Reid Middleton Engineer
Years at ChangePoint: 20

Tim Tillman

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Julie Tillman
Number of Kids:  3
Occupation: Retired from Fed Ex
Years at ChangePoint: 2 

Brian Jackson

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Ginger Jackson
Number of Kids:  2
Occupation: Medevac Pilot
Years at ChangePoint: 20

Gene Birky

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Melinda Birky
Number of Kids:  2
Occupation: Airline Pilot
Years at ChangePoint: 12

Billy Strickland

Elder Candidate

Spouse: Lynnette Strickland
Number of Kids: 2  
Occupation: Alaska School Activities Association Executive Director
Years at ChangePoint: 7

Staff Elders

Eric Knight

Pastor of Campus Ministries

Scott Merriner

Raspberry Campus Pastor

Rick Steele

Executive Pastor