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Meet Our Team

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Jake Poetzl received his BA in English Lit at Wheaton College, IL., has a MAT from Pacific University and is a Doctoral Candidate at The New International University. Before pastoring Jake taught at the middle school, high school and college level. He's been a senior pastor for 11 years. He and his wife Rachel have been married for over 20 years.


Q: What is your perfect pizza?

A: BBQ pizza with jalapeños


Q: Most used app on your phone?

A: Scribed

Q: Scariest animal in your opinion?

A: Sharks


Q: What is the best smell in the world?

A: Man made - definitely fresh waffle cones. God made - Juniper

Jake Poetzl

Lead Pastor


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