Staff

Our Leadership Team

Senior Pastor: Rev. Jennifer Whitmore

 

Rev. Jennifer Whitmore will join Nankin Community Church as pastor starting July 1, 2021.

We welcome Pastor Jenny and her husband, Brooks, to the Nankin community!

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A few words from Pastor Jenny:

As I minister to others, I do so from the lens of my own life experiences—from knowing hopelessness to finding healing, hope, and restoration through God’s provision. My passion is helping people connect to the wholeness and healing found in Jesus Christ.

I believe our response to God’s amazing grace is evidenced by the ways in which we love God by loving others. I believe we are the vehicle for God's love in a broken world. It is a holy work to which we are all called, empowered by the Holy Spirit and guided by our example in Jesus Christ, to partner with God in His restorative, redeeming, and renewing work in the world.

I invite you to explore, connect, and journey with us at Nankin Community Church as we live out our faith in a loving God through loving others.

Pastor Jenny's Life Verse: “but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength, they will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” - Isaiah 40:31

 

 

 

 

Secretary: Carrie Roland

Carrie joined us in September, 2012 as our woman-of-all-trades. She earned her degree in Instrumental Music Education from Ashland University, and works at Wal-Mart Pharmacy in Ashland as lead pharmacy technician. She is married to Jeremy Roland, who is also employed by Wal-Mart in Ashland.  Jeremy has recently discerned a call to ministry and has recently become a credentialed pastor with the Assemblies of God. Jeremy and Carrie have one son, David. 

Pianist: Nancy Young

Nancy leads us in our morning worship as our pianist.  She received her musical training at Bowling Green State University, earned her master’s degree in education at Ashland University, and taught elementary music in the Loudonville School.  As of July 2013, Nancy is now also the church pianist and keyboard player.  Thank you to Nancy for sharing her great love of music with our congregation!

Worship Leader: Jarrad Awwiller

Jarrad joined the staff in 2017 as our contemporary worship leader.  Sometimes, we are blessed to have his family join during contemporary worship.  They are a great addition to our musical crew. We are thankful for Jarrad and his gift of music!

 

Other Staff not pictured:

Rhonda Geer, Treasurer

Kevin Moore, Custodian