Alex is the lead pastor of Rock River Church and is responsible for teaching, vision, overseeing the staff, developing leaders, and caring for the church. He was previously a staff pastor at Vine Church in Carbondale, IL for four years and started Rock River with a team of people in 2018. Alex is married to Bethany who works as a radiation therapist and they have one daughter.
Tylon leads the Tuesday Discipleship Community and a Thursday small group. He assists with teaching on Sunday and other events. Tylon is married to Emily and they have three children.
Caleb is responsible for leading the church in worship and training those with musical abilities to serve on the worship team. Caleb is married to Hollie and also leads a Thursday Small Group.
Rylee is the volunteer bookkeeper/accountant. Her responsibilities include organizing the church finances, budgets, and bank accounts.
Whitney is the volunteer Kids Director and is responsible for coordinating and implementing a creative curriculum, developing friendly and well-trained volunteers, and organizing interactive classrooms for the kids of Rock River.
Justin is a non-staff overseer and serves on the board, which includes responsibilities for long-term vision and planning, decision-making, leading people, and staff accountability. When Justin isn't helping out with the church, he loves spending time with his wife, Ellen, and their 3 kids.
Pablo is a non-staff overseer and serves on the board, which includes responsibilities for long-term vision and planning, decision-making, leading people, and staff accountability. When Pablo isn't helping out with the church, he loves spending time with his wife, Courtney, and their 5 kids.