Aaron and Karla were married in 2004 and have been in Fort Collins since 2006. They served together for 4 years in camp ministry in southern Colorado. Aaron has a Bachelor of Music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA and is a graduate from MVCC’s Pastors’ Institute. After working with MVCC’s youth ministry for 7 years, Aaron transitioned into leading worship full time in 2013. Aaron and Karla love their five rambunctious kids, hosting people in their home, cooking, and travel.
Chris was born in New Orleans, LA and grew up mostly in Tulsa, OK. He attended the University of Oklahoma for college and medical school. He now works as a full-time general surgeon in town. Chris and Kelsey were married in 2009, moved to Fort Collins in 2013, and have 3 children: Eli, Ella, and Cooper. Life is full, often hectic, but full of joy! While Chris grew up in a Christian home, it was at MVCCwhere God stirred in him a passion for the local church and m inistry. God has placed a burden on Chris’ and Kelsey’s heart for the nations, for those who don’t have access to the Gospel and who have never heard about the love of God. Chris is excited to help with missions at MVCC. In addition to his work and ministry, Chris enjoys being active, skiing, reading, and traveling.
Greg was born and raised in Fort Collins, graduating from Heritage Christian School in 1979. After attending BIOLA College in California, Greg joined the family business, learning much about the food industry and managing tremendous growth over the next couple of decades, going from a small regional produce distributor to a U.S. top 50 multi-state supply chain food distribution company. In 2012, Yancey’s sold to Food Services of America, providing the opportunity to partner with the sixth largest food distribution company in the United States.
As he has retired from Yancey’s, Greg also serves on several boards including Alpha Center, Arise Rwanda Ministries, Nexus International and Opportunity International.
Today, Greg is married to Ellen and has two grown children, Drew and Gwen, along with a son-in-law, Danny, and daughter-in-law, Anna. He also has six beautiful and perfect grandkids, four girls and two boys. Greg enjoys traveling to developing countries on short term mission trips, skiing, golfing and biking with his family, reading and spending time in the mountains.
Jacob was born and raised in Northern Virginia, just outside Washington DC. He grew up in a strong Christian home and gave his life to Christ towards the end of elementary school. Jacob moved to the midwest after high school and attended Northwestern University in Chicago for college and medical school. It was during his third year of medical school that he met his wife Krista while playing ultimate frisbee with their church. They were married in 2011, while Jacob was in residency, and they remained in Chicago for the first five years of their marriage while Jacob finished his medical training. It was during their time in Chicago that both Jacob and Krista grew in their love for the church and ministry, and Jacob served on the pastor team at Park Community Church in Chicago until moving to Fort Collins. In 2016, the Chacko’s moved west after Jacob finished medical training, and Jacob now works full-time as a cardiologist in town. They have three kids, Joshua, Lily, and Elliott, who add so much joy and excitement to their lives. At Mountain View, Jacob’s primary area of shepherding as a non-vocational pastor is within the LifeGroup ministry. Outside of work and ministry, Jacob and Krista enjoy hosting dinners, being outside, watching sports, and exploring all that Colorado has to offer.
Kevin was born and raised in Fort Collins. He graduated from Fort Collins High School (yes, they are the MIGHTY MIGHTY Lambkins) and went to CSU where he got a business degree. The Lord first got hold of Kevin’s life as a freshman at CSU in 1992 and he started attending MVCC in 1994. Kevin met his bride, Susan, while spending a year in Hungary with Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU). They quickly married when they returned to the states in 1997. Soon after their marriage, they started the college ministry at MVCC – called Xtreme Reality at the time – with two students in their living room. Kevin led the college ministry until 2005 when he transitioned to lead pastor at MVCC. Kevin completed the Pastors’ Institute at Mountain View in 2000. Kevin came on the Pastors’ board at MVCC in the fall of 2002. Kevin’s main responsibilities at MVCC are to lead the church in the vision God has given us, oversee leadership development, preaching, and church planting. Kevin has a passion to see the church multiplied and for many to be reached with the gospel. God has blessed the Wolfes with three boys – Jaden, Tyler and Caleb. They love to be by the water (fly fishing, waterskiing, wakeboarding) or spending a nice summer night on a patio in Old Town.
Matt and Sarah were married in 1999 and moved to Fort Collins in 2000. They have 3 amazing children, Kaylee, Ian and Ellie. Matt received a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from the University of Northern Colorado. Matt spent 4 years as a Physical Education teacher at Rocky Mountain High School from 2007 to 2010. He then worked for Nexus International from 2010 to 2014 when he transitioned to a full-time staff role at Mountain View Community Church. Matt has been doing youth ministry at Mountain View since 2010 and worked with teens for seven years prior to that. Matt has had the pleasure of working with youth leaders all over the globe though his time at Nexus International and learned so much through those experiences. Matt is passionate about reaching the world, especially the places with no churches. He loves the outdoors, especially as a tool for ministry. Matt is currently our student ministry director and resident director. He is passionate about developing young leaders. He desires to see every young person in Fort Collins reached with the gospel. He loves the outdoors , especially as a tool for ministry. He continues to pursue and develop youth leaders all over the globe including our partners in Nepal.