Trustees

John Rasnick

Chairman of Board

John Rasnick

Chairman of Board

 
John is married to his wife Janelle and they have three married children (Elizabeth, Robert and Sarah.) John has attended The Chapel for many years and is also an attorney in a firm in Akron.

Tim Knight

Vice-Chairman

Tim Knight

Vice-Chairman

 

Tim Knight is married to his wife Pam and has two kids (Jaclyn and Justin). He works for The Sherwin-Williams Company as the Senior Vice President for Corporate Administration. He has attended The Chapel for 22 years and normally attends the Akron campus. He serves on the Senior Advisory subcommittee team. 

Randy Fearer 

Board Member

Randy Fearer 

Board Member

 
Randy Fearer has been married to Judy for 31 years. They have two adult children, Kristin and Daniel, and a daughter-in-law, Hollie. Randy is a certified public accountant and president of the Ohio CPA Network. A Chapel member since 1987, he is part of the Veritas ABF. 

Wade Hoffman

Board Member

Wade Hoffman

Board Member
 
 
Wade Hoffman has been married to his wife Jen for 10 years and they have three children (Brody, Calvin, and Wren). He oversees the analytics department at the Carter Lumber corporate office. Wade has attended the Chapel for 12 years and enjoys serving in the children's ministry department.

Dan Houck

Board Member

Dan Houck

Board Member
 
 
Dan Houck is married to his wife Laurel and has three kids (Caleb, Nathan, and Clara). He is the President of Houck Family Denistry. He has attended The Chapel for 15 years and has been attending the Wadsworth campus for the past 11. He serves on the Finance subcommittee. 

Craig Kirkpatrick

Board Member

Craig Kirkpatrick

Board Member
 
 
Craig Kirkpatrick is married to Terri. They have two adult children (Heather and John) and three granddaughters. He is the retired president of Hammond Construction in Canton. Craig attended The Chapel from 1974 until 1980 and returned to The Chapel in 2001. (He belonged to a church body in the Canton area in the interim.) He attends The Chapel’s Green Campus.

LT Newland

Board Member

LT Newland

Board Member

 
 
LT Newland has been married to Audra for four years. He teaches Bible and serves as director of student ministries at Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy. At the Chapel, he has served in the music ministry, as a member of the search committee and as a deacon.

Titus Sheers

Board Member

Titus Sheers

Board Member

 
 

Michael Smith

Board Member

Michael Smith

Board Member
 
 
 

Will Smith

Board Member

Will Smith

Board Member
 
 
Will Smith lives in Bath and has attended The Chapel his entire life. He serves in the college ministry, where he leads a small group of 20+ students on campus. A graduate of Grove City College with a degree in Finance, he works for Jentner Wealth Management.

Jonathan Strong

Board Member

Jonathan Strong

Board Member

 
Jon Strong and his wife, Jill, have been married for 34 years. They have three children and two grandchildren, all of whom live in the area. An active Chapel volunteer, he has served in various youth and Mozambique ministries. For more than a decade, Jon has been a principal and co-founder of a network engineering consulting business.

Chris Young

Board Member

Chris Young

Board Member

 
Chris Young is married to his wife Erin and they have two children (Carson and Tyler). He is the Director of Business Process and General Manager of Training and Education for SD Myers, Inc. He has been attending The Chapel for 28 years and normally attends the Akron campus. He serves on the Senior Advisory subcommittee team.