Eric has been on staff as a pastor at Redeemer Church since 1997 and has served as the Senior Pastor since 2009. Eric is responsible for preaching and vision and oversees the pastoral team and office staff at Redeemer Chesapeake. Eric and his wife Marie have four children and live in Chesapeake, VA.
Pastor of Community and Care
Alex has been on staff as a pastor since May 2012. His responsibilities include oversight of our Community Groups, Study groups, pastoral care, and counseling. Alex also oversees our New Members process as well as our Global Missions Team. Alex and his wife Beth have five children and live in Virginia Beach, VA.
Barry Herman joined the pastoral team as a non-staff pastor in 2018. Barry has been part of Redeemer Church since 1987 and oversees our prayer and ministry teams. Barry and his wife, Mary Hayes have three adult children and four grandchildren and live in Chesapeake, VA.
Jason Lamb joined the pastoral team as a non-staff pastor in 2018. Jason has been a part of Redeemer Church since 2009 and oversees our children’s ministry along with his wife Heather. Jason and Heather have four children and live in Virginia Beach, VA.
Rich Morrison joined the pastoral team as a non-staff pastor in 2014. Rich serves our board of elders with an eye on the strategic initiatives of the church.. Rich and his wife Tonya have 9 children and live in Chesapeake, VA.
Chip Parker joined the pastoral team as a non-staff pastor in 2014. Chip serves with Alex Brodine providing pastoral care to members of our church. Chip and his wife Charlotte have two adult children and live in Chesapeake, VA.
Ernie Walton joined the pastoral team as a non-staff pastor in 2018. Ernie has been part of Redeemer Church since 2013. Ernie is responsible for guest ministry and follow up. Ernie and his wife, Lindsay have two children and live in Chesapeake, VA.
Director of Finances / Office Manager
Kathleen joined the staff as our finance manager in 2015. Along with managing the finances of the church, Kathleen also serves as our office manager. Kathleen works very closely with the pastors and our Financial Review Committee in executing the policies and procedures of the church. Kathleen and her husband live in Chesapeake, VA.
Director of Facilities and Maintenance
Brent joined our team in 2011 and oversees all of the systems related to our facilities and grounds. Brent manages the security, maintenance and improvements to our building and also oversees the many requirements for the events or our very active church. Brent and his wife have 4 adult children and live in Chesapeake, VA.
Mimi started with our staff in 2014 and provides administrative support for event planning, ministries support and communication. Mimi has two adult children and lives in Chesapeake, VA.