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Matt Schantz, Executive Director

Matt Schantz has been involved with NCCE as a board member for the last 10 years. Upon the departure of Steve Larson, Matt agreed to serve as interim Executive Director.  He was a campus minister with His House Christian Fellowship at Central Michigan University for nineteen years. While there Matt was instrumental in planting a church out of the campus ministry in 2003. Currently, he resides in Caledonia, MI with his wife Beth and their four children where they attend Kentwood Christian Church.


Ron Scott, former Executive Director, now serving as Field Representative

Ron Scott has been involved in new church work for over 30 years. Ron started following Christ in his mid 30′s while serving in business, and then made a career change to church planting. Ron helped to plant many churches including the fast-growing Southpoint Community Christian Church in Trenton, MI. Ron has now retired as the Executive Director of NCCE but still serves on as a Field Representative. Ron and his wife, Mikie, have a great zeal for serving God and ministering to people. They live in Grand Ledge, MI.


Mary Lenski, Administrative Assistant and Secretary/Treasurer

Mary has the ability to keep many plates spinning. In addition to working on the staff of NCCE, Mary has her own business. She and her husband Barry have seven grown children and 17 grandchildren. Chasing those grandkids around keeps Mary on the go as well. Mary has been involved with NCCE for the past 10 years years. When it comes to the accounting, paperwork, and details Mary is in her element and helps this ministry in numerous ways.