Our Leadership

Our Leadership

Church Planting Pastor

Ben Wikner

I am an ordinary misfit. God has brought me from being an orphan in Korea to being adopted by Scandinavians in Iowa to marrying an Irish girl from San Francisco. I went to college in the South, have served as a pastor in a small Orthodox Presbyterian Church in Southern California and then a megachurch in Maryland. Needless to day, I don’t fit well in any profile! But because of Jesus Christ and the power of the gospel, I am…
Church Planting Assistant

Kyle Dickerson

Kyle was born and raised in Indianapolis, IN. He attended Fisk University and IUPUI for undergraduate studies majoring in religious studies. After graduating, Kyle served as a worship leader at a church plant in Indianapolis while working for Cintas. Kyle then began studying at Covenant Theological Seminary in Saint Louis, MO prior to joining the staff at McLean Presbyterian Church as a church planting intern and continuing his studies at Reformed Theological Seminary. Kyle is married to his bride, Ariana…
Worship Director
Worship leader at cross community

Nikki Ellis

Nikki Ellis is a church music consultant and jazz vocalist with over 10 years of experience as a touring performer, session singer, and worship music facilitator. With a longing to see worshipers liberated from the constructs of western evangelical culture in the sanctuary, Nikki has found her purpose and passion in participating in events with Mission to North America like the Leadership Development Resource Weekend.
Operations Admin

Annabel Hughes

Annabel was born in Germany, and at age 8 moved to the United States. 4 years later, her family moved to her mother’s home country of South Korea where Annabel spent her formative teenage and young adult years. She graduated with a B.A in English Literature from Kyung-Hee Univ in Seoul, and taught English for a couple of years post-graduation. In 2004, Annabel got the exciting opportunity to move to Washington, D.C to work for the D.C Bureau of one…