The staff at White River Christian Church strives to live out the mission of connecting every life to Jesus. We love being able to serve alongside you in this endeavor. 



Andy Foster

Elder Apprentice

Kurt Karns

2023 Point Elder

Greg Nance

Elder Apprentice

Caleb Pannell

Elder Apprentice

Irv Paul

Elder - currently on sabbatical

Brian Peters

Elder - currently on sabbatical

Lon Porter

Elder - currently on sabbatical

Todd Yeager

Elder - currently on sabbatical

Executive Team

Michelle Barnett

Operations Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 118

Fred Knoll

Executive Pastor of Missionoffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 114

Andrew Smiley

Executive Pastor of Teachingoffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 201

Hamilton North

Regan Bennett

Hamilton North Adminoffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 204

Trayton Griffith

Worship & Students Director

Mark Sullivan

Hamilton North Campus Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 205

Carla Wiles

Kids Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext 206


Carter Ammerman

Noblesville Student Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 104

Allison Brackemyre

Kids Assistantoffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 137

Rachel Brolsma

Kids Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 106

Carrie Corwin

Missional Living & Hispanic Congregation Assistantoffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 124

Jeff DeMasie

Food Pantry Directoroffice: 317-776-2848

Melissa Dixon

Connections Coordinatoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 119

Austin Ginther

Special Needs Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 108

Hannah Gute

Student Associate Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 136

Stephen Gute

Technical Arts Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 203

Paul Hathcoat

Adult Ministries Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 130

Chris Owens

Local Outreach Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 115

Sue Shaw

Faith Development Assistantoffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 122

Lance Stockton

Noblesville Campus Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 148

Philip Strickland

Worship Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 116


D.J. Barnett

Facilities Manageroffice: 317-773-2233 ext.162

Jamie Bender

Facilities Teamoffice: 317-773-2233 ext 100

Benedict Doma

Facilities Teamoffice: 317-773-2233

John Glover

IT Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 150

Sarah Mitchell

Communications Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 135

Laura Pedde

Finance Directoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 112

Brittany Warner

Facilities Team

Servicio en Español

Miguel Lara

Hispanic Congregation Pastoroffice: 317-773-2233 ext. 123