Our Staff

Pastor
Jeff Knitt

 

Jeff joined the church staff as pastor in December 2016. He received his M.Div. from Trinity International University. He has a passion for the local church and a desire to challenge, encourage, and equip people to follow Jesus Christ.

 
Jeff is married to Kami; they have one child.
 
 

Worship Pastor
Matt Calio

 
Matt joined the church staff in August 2018. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Worship Arts with minors in Theology and Praise & Worship Music from Judson University. He is passionate about discipling young worship leaders into the pastoral role that he believes all worship leaders are to embrace.
 

Youth Pastor
Kyle White

Kyle has over 25 years of pioneering youth ministry experience. He was the first youth pastor at Crossview from 1991-2000, and is the founding director of Neighbors’ House, a not-for-profit providing literacy & academic enrichment for low-income students in multi-housing communities.
 
Kyle is married to Barb, and they have two children, one in college and one in high school.
 

Children’s Ministry Director
Terry Gin

Terry joined the church staff in September 2004. Terry graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1990 with a degree in Child and Family studies. Prior to staying home to be with her children, Terry worked in day care as a teacher, assistant director and executive director. During her years at home she served the Lord through the children’s ministries of teaching Sunday school, Awana leader, coordinating nurseries, and teaching preschool.
 
Terry has a passionate relationship with the Lord and desires to ignite children and families with that same passion to love and serve Him.
 
Terry is married to Paul and they have two young adult children.
 

Administrative Assistant
Sandy Barnaby

Sandy joined the church staff in 1997. She was a stay-at-home mom until her children went to school and then started working part-time. She knew it was prayer and the Lord’s guidance that she saw an ad in the newspaper for a part-time administrative assistant opening here. Sandy truly loves working in God’s house, with a Godly staff in which it is obvious they all love the Lord deeply.
 
Sandy is married to Steve and has two adult children and three grandchildren.
 

Administrative Assistant & Graphic Designer
Alysa Radtke

Alysa joined the church staff in September 2013. She has a degree in graphic design with over 28 years experience, so it brings her great joy to be able to use those skills to serve in God’s kingdom. 
 
Alysa is married to Paul.