Senior Pastor

Brian comes to Hillside church after pastoring young adults in Chicago and managing the missional side of Mugshots Coffee Company in Bloomington. He graduated from Multnomah University in Portland, Oregon, and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, and earned his Doctorate of Ministry in Early Christianity and Discipleship from Northern Seminary. Brian is passionate about Jesus and people. He loves seeing people go deeper and wider in the gospel. Brian enjoys reading, sports, movies, a good cup of coffee, and most importantly his family. He and his wife, Heather, have four kids: Isaac, Emelia, Elias, and Hadley.