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Who we are

our staff


Eric Lohe

Lead Pastor

Eric is the founding pastor and Lead Pastor of CrossRoads. He finds his greatest joy in seeing Jesus change people's lives. Eric is heavily involved in the community serving having served as President of the Westfield Chamber of Commerce and as a Member of the Westfield Fire Merit Board. He is a graduate of of Union Seminary in Virginia (D.Min), the Presbyterian School of Christian Education (M.A.) and the University of Florida (B.S. in Chemistry.) His passion is the spiritual growth of God's people and loves mission trips as a means for accelerated growth in Christ (he has served on more than 60 week-long missions!). He loves his wife Carol, Chick-fil-A, music from the Passion movement, and his daughters Kristen and Greta.


Ed Gill

Lay Pastor

Ed works at Star Leasing, a nation-wide leasing transportation company, travels extensively, and is a licensed professional business coach. Ed's passion is teaching and excels at sharing the gospel through word and deed. He is a trained leader of "Lead Like Jesus." Ed is married to Justine and has an adult son, Austin. Outside of work, Ed enjoys golfing, making barbecue, doing home-improvement projects, and spending time with his wife and son.


Kurt Heinzman

Director of Music Ministries

Kurt is a gifted musician, former traveling band member, and has a great passion for excellence in worshipping God. Kurt's voice is exceptional and his steadfastness in leadership of our band Intersection has made our worship music a highlight for many. Professionally, Kurt works as a Liberty Management System Coach at Safeco Insurance. He enjoys playing music in the community, attending Rennaisance fairs, and spending time with his wife Charlene. He has recently completed writing his first novel and is a new father.


Karen Thornberry

Office Manager

Karen has a great love for seeing the local church excel and works as our part-time office administrator. During the week, she also works at Indiana Farmers Mutual Insurance. She is married to Doug, and they have two adult children and one high-schooler. She is an avid Colts fan, supporter of breast cancer research, and loves eating at Chick-fil-A.


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