Zach Sparkman, lead pastor
Pastor Zach has been at Red Rocks since 2016. He has a Masters in Theology and a Masters of Divinity. He loves working with various Bible study groups, teaching God’s Word and overseeing a number of ministries. He is also the preschool pastor for Red Rocks Christian Preschool. Zach is originally from New Hampshire and met his wife Kate at a camp in the mountains of North Carolina. They enjoy hiking, sports, traveling, coffee and being with their three boys.
Addison Hagberg, assistant pastor
Addison and his wife Kelsie joined the staff at the beginning of 2022. Addison serves as the youth pastor and oversees all the children’s ministries. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Ministry and is working on a Master of Divinity degree as well. Originally from Virginia, he enjoys the outdoors, including backpacking and hiking.
Jerry Ascher, assistant pastor
Jerry has been in church ministry his entire adult life. He and his wife Lori have ministered in three churches for the past 30 years, primarily serving in the areas of worship, member care and teaching. He has a master’s degree in church music and loves to spend time with people. Jerry enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with family, which includes three adult children and two grandchildren.
Paul Shelley, business manager
Paul manages the accounting, human resources and facility needs at Red Rocks, where he has served for over 20 years. He has a degree in accounting. He and his wife, Lynnae, enjoy volunteering in the preschool Sunday school and spending time with their children, Lydia and Daniel.