Our Staff

Chris Old
Lead Pastor

Chris Old is the lead and founding pastor of Awaken Church. He and his wife Becky live in Bexley with their three children—Anna, Timothy, and Josiah.

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Jonathan Kimball

Jonathan Kimball was ordained as a pastor in 2015. He also leads Awaken's worship ministry. Jonathan and his wife Christine live in Weinland Park with their two daughters—Rowan and Aria.

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Kyle Atwood

Kyle Atwood began serving as Awaken's Secretary/Treasurer in 2015. Along with Awaken's pastors, he serves as a member of the Awaken Church board. Kyle lives in Victorian Village.

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Melody Marshall
Awaken Kids Director

Melody is our new children's ministry director as of March 2017. She and her husband Jeff live in Clintonville with their four children—Caspian, Hope, Lyra, and Charlie.

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Brandon Rohrig
Web and Media Director

Brandon Rohrig has managed Awaken's web presence and church communication since 2013. He also runs sound for Sunday evening services. Brandon and his wife Caitie live in Clintonville.

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Marcie Old
Administrative Assistant

Marcie Old does it all as Awaken's most versatile servant, directing the hospitality team and helping Sunday evenings run seamlessly. She lives in Bexley.

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