Our Equipper Team, Elders & Deacons

We have a shared-leadership Culture, where we gather around men and women whom we learn alongside, with Christ at the very center.

Equipper Team


  • Drew Strecker - Lead Pastor

    Rev. Drew Strecker has been a licensed pastor with the Christian and Missionary Alliance since the fall of 2009. He has previously pastored at Risen King Alliance Church and The River of the C&MA both located just outside New York City, and prior to that he pastored at Lilburn Alliance Church and Morrow Vietnamese Alliance Church in Metro Atlanta. His experience includes preaching & teaching; church-planting; development of pastors, lay church leaders, and community leaders; community development; and overseeing small groups, men, and next-generation ministries since 2001.


    Drew was born in the mountain city of Quito, Ecuador in South America. He spent his formative years growing up in Nyack, NY, Virginia Beach, VA, and in several large cities in Latin America. He graduated from Toccoa Falls

    College in Georgia with a B.A. in Biblical Studies and Missions in 2005. In 2016, he received a Masters of Divinity from Alliance Theological Seminary, Nyack, NY. Drew also has fond memories of his years working as an EMT in Atlanta. Most recently he served an internship as a hospital chaplain in Manhattan. 


    Drew and LeeAnn have been married since 2004. Drew loves stories, whether that is by reading, watching, or listening to people share theirs. It is his passion to help people find their purpose and live a full life with Jesus. 

  • LeeAnn Strecker - Associate Minister

    of Evangelism & Discipleship      

    LeeAnn Strecker, CWM works closely with Drew, partnering with our Local and Global Mission as well as our Kids and Youth Discipleship. She also puts her administrative strengths to work in a variety of ways. When she isn't doing ministry with Crosspointe, and living life to the fullest, she works as the Special Projects Coordinator at Global Leadership Associates, Inc based out of Nyack, NY. Previously, she has worked as an administrator and adjunct professor at Alliance Theological Seminary & Nyack College in NY, and as a Special Education Teacher in Georgia. 

    She has a MA in International Leadership and Community Development from Crown College and a BS in Early Childhood Education from Toccoa Falls College. She is a Consecrated Minister with the Christian & Missionary Alliance. 

    LeeAnn is passionate about loving her neighbors well, and helping the church engage their local context with the whole gospel, bringing hope to as many as possible. She loves the outdoors and will take every opportunity to enjoy the Father's creation. 

  • Chris Breneman - Ministry Resident

    Mr. Chris Breneman is currently our Ministry Resident with Crosspointe Alliance and is in the process of credentialing with the Christian & Missionary Alliance.  He has had several ministry opportunities including planting a church in Lancaster, Pennsylvania as an Associate Pastor as well as being an Associate Pastor at Grace Family Church in New Holland, PA.  Since moving to Charlotte in the Summer of 2016, he has taken on several roles at Crosspointe including youth discipleship, local and global missions, and preaching.  Chris has an Associates in Specialized Business degree in Business Management from Consolidated School of Business and a Bachelor's in Bible from Lancaster Bible College.


    Chris loves Jesus, his wife, Briana, and 3 children: Dylan, Rylan, & Ava.  He is passionate about adoption, has a heart for the Cambodian people, and is a big fan of Virginia Tech football.

Our Elders & Wives


  • Glen & Lori

    Rowe

    Governing Elder

    (Ministry & Mission) 

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  • Steve & Jennifer Wright

    Governing Elder

    (Finance & Resources)

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  • Luis & Tabita Colon

    Governing Elder

    (Adult Discipleship)

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  • Eric & Emma Welch

    Community Elder

    (Community Life)

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  • Carlos & Ana

    Vazquez

    Elder Apprentice

    (LifeGroup Fellowships)

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Deacons


  • Rich Randle

    Chief Deacon

    (Action Team

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  • Lynn Randle

    (Mission Mobilizer)

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  • Hope Young

    Governance Team Secretary

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