Pastoral Staff

David Chery
Lead Pastor
David started Summit Creek Church in Eugene, OR with a team of people during the summer of 2015. For eight years prior to that he was a pastor at Blue Sky Church in Bellevue, WA. David’s responsibilities at Summit Creek include casting the overall vision, teaching and preaching, overseeing staff, and leader development as the church grows. David enjoys reading and learning languages while he, his wife Laura and their three kids love spending time outdoors and meeting new people.

Support Staff

Keegan Chaplin
Administrative Assistant
Keegan helps keep track of many of the office and administrative tasks that need to be done around Summit Creek during the week, and also oversees all of our University Student outreach and events. He is an accounting major at the University of Oregon, and in his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife Audrey, playing golf, and listening to movie soundtracks while doing homework.
Harrison Eng
Worship Leader
Harrison is our main worship leader. He is responsible for leading and training worship band members, leading worship at our Sunday Service, and also providing help with many other tasks as needed. He takes care of all these duties on a voluntary basis at Summit Creek while simultaneously working full time. Harrison and his wife Kim both enjoy gardening, watching basketball, and playing with their son Noah.
Caroline Dennis
Kids' Director
Caroline came from Blue Sky Church to help plant Summit Creek. Caroline is our volunteer Kids' Director, and helps coordinate our kids' program curriculum, volunteers, and classrooms. Prior to helping plant Summit Creek Church, Caroline oversaw Blue Sky Church's kids’ program, working as the full-time Kids' Director there. Caroline felt persuaded that Jesus was asking her to do it again, and to help begin a new kids’ program for Summit Creek. Caroline enjoys getting outside, hanging out with friends, and making soup.
Victoria Yznaga
Victoria is Summit Creek's volunteer bookkeeper. Her responsibilities include organizing the church finances, budgets, and bank accounts. Victoria enjoys reading and anything that has to do with the ocean.