Isaac Van Epps

Pastor

Isaac Van Epps

Pastor

 
Prior to serving at The Chapel, Isaac served as a missionary in Nepal and India and as a chaplain in various institutions from the Army, corrections and most recently, the Hospital. His desire is to be used by God and stand with people in their moments of greatest difficultly and suffering and to offer comfort. This authentic passion has led him to the work of pastoral care. Isaac attended Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary and received a M.Div. and a B.S. in Religion/Biblical Studies. Isaac enjoys spending quality time with his wife, Eva, and his son Elijah. He also enjoys fishing, hunting, hiking and astronomy.
Matthew 25:35-40

Tom Kot

Chairman

Mike Byard

Deacon

Fred Chambers

Deacon

Fred Chambers

Deacon

 
Fred has been married to Pat for 24 years. They have four adult children and eight grand-children. They both are involved in the long-term care industry professionally. Fred has been attending The Chapel for 25 years serving in Music, Kids Ministries, and as a Deacon. He currently leads Communion at the 9am service.

Eshmael Chava

Deacon

Gary Coyne

Deacon

Darrel Demarco

Deacon

Darrel Demarco

Deacon

 
Darrel DeMarco lives in Tallmadge and has two adult children (Julianne and Jennifer) and two grandsons. He is a financial advisor as well as a tax preparer and runs his own business helping others achieve their goals and objectives. A Chapel attender and member since the late 1980's, Darrel enjoys serving with the ushers, the counting team, as well as in other Hospitality and Welcoming roles at the Akron Campus.

Dennis Frisbee

Deacon

John Fullerton

Deacon

John Fullerton

Deacon

 
John and his wife Mindy have been married for 26 years. They have four children and two grandchildren, all of whom live nearby. An active Chapel volunteer, he has served in ABF leadership, marriage mentoring, in the nursery, and as a Deacon. He is a graphic designer by trade, but prefers to put his active roles as Grandpa and care giver to his family at the top of his list of occupations.

Mindy Fullerton

Deacon

Mindy Fullerton

Deacon

 
Mindy and her husband John have been married for 26 years. They have four children and two grandchildren, all of whom live nearby. An active Chapel volunteer, she has served in ABF leadership, marriage mentoring, prayer ministry, in the nursery, and as a Deaconness. She has also served as the Director of Admissions at Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy for 18 years.

Paul Hostetler

Deacon

Garth Kennedy

Deacon

Garth Kennedy

Deacon

 
Garth has been a member of The Chapel since 1997 and served in many capacities. He’s married and enjoys time with his family and being outdoors. He loves the Lord and has a great confidence in the faith that is in Christ Jesus.

Dean Kulieke

Deacon

Sandy Kulieke

Deacon

Sandy Kulieke

Deacon

 
Sandy has been married for 36 years and has 2 grown children, Alan (Juni) and Craig, and one granddaughter, Anamei. She has been a Chapel member for 10 years volunteering in the Care Department for the last 3 years. She has served as a Deacon for 7 years. She works at St. Mary's Catholic School in downtown Akron as a 3rd grade teacher's aid for underprivileged inner-city children, and gets to talk about Jesus all day long.

Shaun Martin

Deacon

Shaun Martin

Deacon

 
Shaun and his wife Gwen have three kids (Nathan, Andrew and Mia). He works for The Albert M. Higley Company as a commercial construction Project Superintendent. He has attended The Chapel for 21 years. He previously served as membership host along with his wife and was the church’s floor hockey league director for 14 years. Shaun serves on the leadership team for the ABF called B.A.S.I.C (Brothers and Sisters in Christ) and is currently serving on the Deacon Board as a Communion leader.

Bob Mellen

Deacon

Luann Mobley

Deacon

Luann Mobley

Deacon

 
Luann has been attending the Chapel for approximately 8 years. Married to her husband Terry for 36 years, she has two children, a 33 year old son and a 27 year old daughter who is getting married at the Chapel in September. Currently they enjoy serving in the Children's Ministries together, act as greeters and attend a Wednesday night ABF.

Terry Mobley

Deacon

Terry Mobley

Deacon

 
Terry has been attending the Chapel for approximately 8 years. Married to his wife Luann for 36 years, he has two children, a 33 year old son and a 27 year old daughter who is getting married at the Chapel in September. Currently they enjoy serving in the Children's Ministries together, act as greeters and attend a Wednesday night ABF.

Charlotte Nelson

Deacon

Rick Nelson

Deacon

Marc Nolls

Deacon

Joe Santuomo

Deacon

Joe Santuomo

Deacon

 
Joe has been married to his wife Amy for 15 years and they have two children, Lillian and Jacob. He is a Regional Stewardship Representative for Moody Global Ministries here in Northeast Ohio. Joe has attended the Chapel’s Akron campus for over 14 years.