COLBY LEHMANN // LEAD PASTOR
JENNIFER LEHMANN // PASTORAL STAFF
Colby graduated from Baylor University and then spent 12 years as a church planter in Central Asia and North Africa. He is passionate about seeing people ignited with passion for Jesus and His purposes in the earth! He and Jennifer have four children age ten and under and love North Carolina!
STEVE JELLICORSE // SENIOR ASSOCIATE PASTOR
Steve is a North Carolina native who loves Jesus and is passionate about discipleship and missions. Steve and his wife Brenda have four children and nine grandchildren. Steve is a gifted teacher of God's word and loves to mentor the next generation.
BEN WICKEL // ASSOCIATE PASTOR, PASTOR OF LIFEGROUPS AND EQUIPPING
Ben became a follower of Jesus at the age of 16 and since then he has made it his life's main goal to know God more and to make Him known. He received his Bachelors degree in History from N.C. State University and a Masters degree in Christian Studies from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is happily married to his wife Julie and they have two beautiful children.
JORDAN & SARAH MCGOWAN // WORSHIP PASTORS
Jordan is originally from the Chicago area and is the oldest in a family of 5 boys. He started leading worship in high school with his church youth group and has never stopped. His favorite things to do are sing, play the drums, and watch Chicago sports.
Sarah grew up in San Diego, CA and is the oldest of 4 siblings. She also started leading worship at her home church in high school. From a young age she has loved music and dance, and she has a deep desire to see the Kingdom of God break out in our culture through the arts and music.
Jordan and Sarah live in Raleigh and they are both so excited about what God is doing in America and in North Carolina!
NIKKI HAYES // CHILDREN'S PASTOR
Nikki is from the Boone, NC area and moved to Raleigh two years ago after she married her husband Chris. She has worked with Kids’ ministries throughout her adolescence and early adulthood and is passionate about serving the families and children of her community. She is dedicated to seeing children encounter the love of God and partnering with parents to see the next generation discipled and discipling others.
CODY OAKLEY // YOUTH PASTOR
EMILIA OAKLEY // YOUTH PASTOR & DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Cody and Emilia joined Antioch in 2011 while they were freshmen at NC State University and launched the youth ministry in 2014. They both have a passion for raising up this next generation to truly know God and know who they are in Christ. Cody is a skilled artist and engineer who loves worship and is always down for a good bon fire. Emilia is a talented administrator who loves to pray for hours and take ridiculouly long walks!
CHRISTOPHER JOLLY // COLLEGE PASTOR
Chris graduated from Texas A&M University in May 2015. He started following Jesus the fall of his freshman year of college and fell in love with Jesus, His Word, and the church. He is passionate about college students following Jesus wholeheartedly.
AMANDA MATONIS // COLLEGE PASTOR
Amanda graduated from NC State University in December 2014. She started following Jesus passionately in college and loves seeing college students discipled and equipped to love and follow Jesus for the rest of their lives. Her and her husband Evan love Raleigh and are so excited for what God is doing in this city!