Shawn Lippert has been attending our church since 2004 and has been our Administration and Discipleship Pastor since 2008. As the Administration Pastor, he’s responsible for the business aspects of the church, including human resources and budget and financial administration, ensuring compliance with federal, state, and local laws. He’s also responsible for the general upkeep and oversight of the church property. As the Discipleship Pastor, he’s responsible for leading and overseeing the adult discipleship ministries of our church, which includes Connect Groups (small groups) and Discipleship Groups.
Shawn grew up in a small farming town in California’s Central Valley. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from California State University-Stanislaus and a Master of Aeronautical Science degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He and his wife Gina were married in 1989 and have four grown children. Before coming on staff as our Administration and Discipleship Pastor, Shawn served as an Officer and Pilot in the Air Force where he and his family lived in Oklahoma, Montana, England, Illinois, Washington and Arizona. His hobbies include flying, reading, and spending time with his family. Most people don’t know Shawn owns an experimental airplane that he and his Dad built called an RV-4.