OUR STAFF

 

Pastor Mitch Smith

Mitch Smith received Christ with his father, Joe, when he was only six years old. When he was sixteen the Lord gave him a supernatural burden to love... Read more...

Pastor Dena Harter

Dena had an encounter with Jesus when she was at Penn State that turned her life around. She graduated from Penn State with a Bachelors in Accounting... Read more...

Christen Nedimyer

Christen is invaluable part of our team here at CCC, using her administrative abilities in scheduling, media design, event planning and whatever needs to be done. She brings a joyful can do attitude.  She grew up in Tyrone, PA and is a local girl at heart.Christen and her daughter, Juliana...

Jareida Hall

Jareida and her mother, Pastor Leida, transitioned to State College, Pennsylvania in 2007, while her older sister attended PSU. In 2008, she rededicated her life to the Lord during a Penn Del youth convention. During this time the Lord revealed her calling of teaching the Gospel to children. She, since...

Makhonyola Khoza

Makhonyola was born in Malawi, Africa and grew up in Trinidad (Caribbean). He is married to Marie and the father of 4 boys, Read more...

Joel Kramer

Joel started in 2015 as the Penn State Football team chaplain and family life pastor at CCC after serving as a full-time campus minister, Read more...

Joseph Bloom

Joseph is a Pennsylvania native born and raised in the heart of the state. He resides there with his wife, Chastity, and four children, Luke, Alivia, Joel, & Natalee. From a very young age he had a passion for music and singing. At the age of seven Joe began singing...

 

Campus Ministers

 

Sam Lucas

Sam grew up in rural northwest Pennsylvania. He attended Penn State University as an undergraduate in petroleum and natural gas engineering. Although he grew up in a Christian home, he didn’t always wholly embrace the faith. Though he didn’t walk in outright rebellion, he didn’t walk in active pursuit of...

Nick Cheadle

Nick is from the little town Damascus, Maryland where he was raised in a “seasonal” Catholic family. God brought him to The Pennsylvania University to pursue an undergraduate bachelor’s degree in Health and Human Development Nutritional Sciences. After a long childhood of reluctantly persecuting the church, God’s grace met him...

Sammy D’Alecy

Sammy D’Alecy was born and raised in Michigan and through God working in her life she found herself finishing her college education at Penn State University. She has now graduated from Penn State with a Bachelors of Arts in Anthropology. Sammy grew up in the church and her faith was...

Ryan Keiser

Ryan recently graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. degree in Kinesiology. Ryan was blessed to marry the love of his life on July, 27 2013. Read more...

 

Board Members

 

Pastor Mitch Smith

Mitch Smith received Christ with his father, Joe, when he was only six years old. When he was sixteen the Lord gave him a supernatural burden to love... Read more...

Jane Cohick

Joel Watkins

Jim Parks

Gary Holler