• Chris Hansler - President

    President, Pacific Planting Network; President, Discover Ministry School; Founding Pastor - Celebration Center, Puyallup, WA; NW District Director, Pacific Open Bible. Chris is a graduate of Eugene Bible College, has been a church planter, and has been a church planting coach, assessor and trainer since 1993.


  • Melodee Meyer - Treasurer

    A bookkeeper by vocation, Mel has also served as a treasurer and bookkeeper in her local church for the last 20 years. 


  • Annie hansler - communications

    Annie, a 2014 graduate of Azusa Pacific with a degree in communications,  is also a marketing director for a startup in Los Angeles, CA. 


Board of Directors

  • aaron sutherland - Vice President

    Pastor of New Hope Eugene - planted in 2013; Founding Pastor of Desert Song Church, Redmond, OR; Board Member, New Hope Christian College

  • Lisa Hansler

    Pacific Open Bible Women's Board; Controller, Tacoma Plumbing & Heating; Founding Pastor - Celebration Center, Puyallup, WA

  • Gary emery

    Supervisor, Pacific Open Bible; Chairman of the Board, New Hope Christian College, Church Planter, Pastor

  • Mitch austin

    Outreach Coordinator, South Sound Outreach, Pierce County, WA; Former staff pastor, Celebration Center, Puyallup, WA