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LEAD STAFF

Mark Ellcessor

Mark Ellcessor

Lead Pastor

Raised in Delaware County, Mark graduated from Cowan in 1979. He then attended Purdue University (BOILER UP!), earning a degree in mathematics. Mark’s ship then sailed to Duke University, where he achieved a Master of Divinity in 1986. Mark is married to his wife, Lisa, and together they have four beautiful girls: Joy, Page, Beth and Lyn. Mark has been on staff at The Compass Church since 2002. Mark loves The Compass Church because the people are passionate about God and making a difference in the community and the world. Email: markellcessor@thecompass.church

Shawna Sewell

Shawna Sewell

Executive Assistant

Shawna Sewell is the executive assistant at The Compass Church. She is married to her husband, Adam, and has two girls, Abby & Meredith. Shawna has been a part of The Compass Church staff since 2014. She is amazing at empowering our staff to succeed in their areas of ministry. Shawna brings a wonderful set of skills to make ministry flow smoothly and effectively at The Compass Church. Email: shawnasewell@thecompass.church

Lisa Ellcessor

Lisa Ellcessor

Lead Director of Connectors,Worship, & Missions

Energy-packed Lisa Ellcessor loves the Lord and people. And she is passionate about her job! Lisa’s top ten personal goals: 1) Be sold out to Jesus Christ, 2) Be happily married to Mark Ellcessor for as as long as I live, 3) Be instrumental in leading my children to become healthy Christian adults, 4) Model a whole-life commitment to the Church, 5) Maintain an infectious, enthusiastic attitude, 6) Engage in honest communication, 7) Approach work with intensity, 8) Keep an eye on eternity, 9) Honor and value others, 10) Pray more. Email: lisaellcessor@thecompass.church

Lori Neal

Lori Neal

Lead Director of Congregational Care, Property, & Sports Ministries

Lori has been a part of The Compass Church since 2008, along with her husband, Jon, and children, Dru, Brandon, Megan, Olivia and Lilly. Lori started as the office administrator for the Yorktown campus in 2009, then transferred to the Selma campus in 2010. Lori loves people and her job, and she looks forward to lifting your spirits as you enter the the Selma campus lobby. Email: lorineal@thecompass.church

Elizabeth Hultz

Elizabeth Hultz

Lead Outreach & Children's Ministry Director
Debbie Parker

Debbie Parker

Director of Youth Ministries and Church Communications

ALL CAMPUS STAFF

Allison Fry

Allison Fry

All Campus Bookeeper

Email: accounts@thecompass.church

Bill Bruneau

Bill Bruneau

All Campus Pastoral Care

Bill Bruneau serves as our Pastoral Care Pastor. He has a part of our staff since 2013. Bill is passionate about people and does a great job loving those in need. He works with Lori Neal to provide for the needs of our campuses with their team of volunteers. Email: billbruneau@thecompass.church

SELMA CAMPUS STAFF

Kim Wolfe

Kim Wolfe

Selma Ministry Assistant

email: kimwolfe@thecompass.church

Phil Hughes

Phil Hughes

Selma Head Custodian
Vicky Hughes

Vicky Hughes

Selma Custodian
Melissa Engle

Melissa Engle

Administrative Assistant

email: melissaengle@thecompass.church

YORKTOWN CAMPUS STAFF

Clayton Anderson

Clayton Anderson

Yorktown Campus Pastor

Clayton Anderson is a passionate follower of Jesus. He began working for The Compass Church in 2016 as the campus pastor at the Yorktown campus. Clayton has two beautiful children, Caden, and Cali and a wonderful wife Candi. He brings a wide variety of skills and experiences to The Compass Church. Clayton is hungry to see leaders raised up in the Kingdom along with transformation in the city of Yorktown. Email: claytonanderson@thecompass.church

Leigh Edwards

Leigh Edwards

Yorktown Campus Connector & Youth Director

Leigh serves as Youth Director and Campus Connector at Yorktown, guiding our Yorktown campus to stay mission-focused in each ministry area. Leigh and her husband, John, have two boys, Jack and Ben. She joined our staff in 2015. Leigh has a heart for the marginalized. She has amazing talent in areas of organization, leadership, and communication. Her love for God and for people is seen in her life and in her ministry.

Tashina Melton

Tashina Melton

Yorktown Children's Director
Shane Tracy

Shane Tracy

Yorktown Worship Director
Bo Duncan

Bo Duncan

Yorktown Custodian

WINCHESTER CAMPUS STAFF

Jeremy Duncan

Jeremy Duncan

Winchester Campus Pastor

Jeremy joined the staff at The Compass Church in 2016 as the campus pastor of the Winchester Campus. He graduated magna cum laude from Ball State University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education in 2000, from Olivet Nazarene University with a Masters of Education in 2006, and he completed the Principal’s Licensure Program from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2008. He is passionate about making a difference in lives of others through the church, his vocation, and his life. In addition to being a campus pastor, Jeremy serves as the principal of Willard Elementary School in Winchester and has been very involved in coaching youth sports for many years. Jeremy and his wife, Brandy, reside in Farmland with their two amazing children, Catherine and Carter. Email: jeremyduncan@thecompass.church

Lori Clevenger

Lori Clevenger

Winchester Children's Director

Lori has been working with The Compass Church as a volunteer for over ten years in children’s ministry. Lori recently came on staff as the Winchester Children’s Director. She is passionate about leading children into a relationship with Jesus, and seeing them grow in their love for Him. Email: loriclevenger@thecompass.church

Lindsey Lovern

Lindsey Lovern

Winchester Campus Connector

Email: Lindseylovern@thecompass.church