John is the lead pastor at 2nd Acts Church, a restart of Clinton Brick Mennonite Church. He also serves as Regional Pastor for That Church Downtown and Valparaiso Mennonite. He helped launch Evana Network in 2015 as its first Executive Director. He has served as a pastor for over 20 years in Indiana and Michigan. He also serves as a Leadership Coach with Sheila at Thrive Leadership Center. He received a Master of Arts in Theology & Ethics from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary. John and Sheila have two children, and he loves to read and play games with his family. He is passionate about church leadership and evangelism and is excited about his role in developing 2nd Acts Church.