Elders


Sean Pepling – Sean was elected to a 3-year term on the board in June 2013.  He accepted Christ at the age of thirteen.  He is a Project Manager for Parratt-Wolff, Inc. in East Syracuse.  Sean also assists regularly in the CrossRoads Audio-Visual Ministry.  He and his wife, Michelle, have two children;  Justine and Paige.  Contact Sean by phone at 315-637-7621 (home) or 315-447-2226 (cell), or email him at pepling@verizon.net.

Chris Stellakis – Chris was elected to the board of elders in June 2014. He graduated high school in 1983 and joined the military. After serving in the Air Force, he returned home to Central New York where he met Tracey and they married. Over the past 14 years Chris has been active in many men’s ministry activities and construction projects. He works with our ushers and greeters and has been involved with many of our holiday productions. Tracey and Chris have been blessed with three children: Christian 22, Corrin 18, and Colton 16.

Rick Bailey – Rick was elected to the elder board in June 2015.  He accepted Christ into his life in 1997. Rick and his wife, Amy, moved their family from Naples, FL to Chittenango, NY in August 2009 in order to be near family. Amy & Rick have three children, Emma, who is 14, Samuel, 12, and Andrew, 10. Having had the opportunity to stay at home with the kids their first year in Chittenango provided a wonderful transition for the family and initiated Rick’s involvement with CCC’s K – 5 children in The Impact Zone for the first three years at CrossRoads. Rick has participated in a few play productions, and was honored to be a part of a nominating committee for the Elder’s board. Rick is currently working at Le Moyne College in the Security Department.