OURSTAFF

  • Rev. Dr. Eric Lohe

    LEAD PASTOR

    Eric is the founding 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 70 week-long missions!). He loves his wife Carol, Chick-fil-A, music from the Passion movement, and his daughters Kristen and Greta.

  • Kurt Heinzman

    DIRECTOR OF MUSIC

    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 and toddler son Keaton. He is also an author, having completed his first novel in 2012.

  • 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 three adult children. She is an avid Colts fan, supporter of breast cancer research, and loves eating at Chick-fil-A.

  • Emily Horkay

    DIRECTOR OF CONGREGATIONAL LIFE AND SERVANT DEVELOPMENT

    Emily grew up at CrossRoads and has always wanted to serve Jesus in the congregation that helped her understand God and love Jesus. Emily joined our staff in early 2018 to help our families grow closer to Jesus, to take our mission work to the next level, and to help us grow as servants. A recent graduate of Ball State (chirp, chirp) Emily brings her educational gifts to help us grow spiritually and serve relentlessly.