• Chad Frank - site pastor

    Contact me @ chadandeva@gmail.com

    • Hometown: Louisville, OH
    • Years on staff: 18 years
    • I enjoy: watching and playing sports
    • Something interesting about me: I briefly considered being a hand model
    • Favorite book(s): Wild at Heart by John Eldredge & Since Nobody's Perfect, How Good Is Good Enough by Andy Stanley
    • How I first got involved with H2O: I heard there were good-looking girls there [true story]. Now happily married.
  • Todd SchlerEth - Site PAstor

    • Hometown: Lucas, Ohio
    • Years on staff:  9 years
    • I enjoy: my family, eating, movies, gardening, making things, generally being around people
    • Something interesting about me is: I enjoy a good mushroom hunt - the edible variety :)
    • Favorite book(s): The Hobbit, Enders Game, Fahrenheit 451, Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret
    • How I first got involved with H2O: A guy on my dorm floor invited me (later became room-mates and great friends!)
  • David hench - support staff

    Contact me @ david.hench@reliant.org

    • Hometown: Wauseon, OH  
    • Years on staff: 1 year
    • I enjoy: Getting to know new people, discipleship, being outside, and watching movies
    • Something interesting about me is: Ketchup makes me nauseous
    • Favorite book(s): Harry Potter, Knowledge of the Holy
    • How I first got involved with H2O: I joined a vision to start an H2O church on Akron's campus as a freshman, and watched God do exactly that throughout my undergrad.
  • madison jones - support staff

    • Hometown: Green, Ohio
    • Years on staff: This is my first year!
    • I enjoy: Running, cooking, making slightly above average jokes, eating chocolate, and hanging out with my funny friends
    • Something interesting about me: I am a New Year's baby
    • Favorite book(s): Mere Christianity and The Sacred Search
    • How I first got involved with H2O: I was looking for a campus church, and when I went to H2O's kickoff service my freshman year, I loved it and have been going ever since.
  • bryan wiles - lead pastor

    Contact me @ wiles.bryan@gmail.com

    • Hometown: Wooster, Ohio
    • Years on staff: 16 years  
    • I enjoy: Raising up leaders and watching them have an impact on those around them! 
    • Something interesting about me is: In college I was in a boy band called Soul Patch
    • Favorite book(s): Turning Points in Church History, Spiritual Leadership, Return of the Prodigal Son
    • How I first got involved with H2O: A group of older students invited me to come to a Bible study they were doing, I said yes and the rest was history!
  • Jill Beebe - director of graphic arts

    Contact me @ jill.beebe@h2ochurch.com

    • Hometown: Hollidaysburg, PA
    • Years on staff: 10 years
    • I enjoy: my family, making H2O look good (graphics), studying the Bible, painting
    • Current Book Read (s): The Artisan Soul, The History of the Church in Plain Language, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
    • How I first got involved with H2O: I grew up in the church and knew that I "supposed" to go to church on Sundays and H2O was the only one that met on campus (since I didn't have a car). An older student became my mentor and taught me that there was more than being a fan of God and lead me in the steps to becoming a follower. 

Our connections

Want to learn more about our connection as a part of the Collegiate Network, check out their website here: https://www.collegiate.church