Say hello to the leadership team at The Fort

Meet our leadership

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Matt Stephens - Lead Pastor

Matt Stephens has been with The Fort Church since 2015. Since then, he has served as the lead pastor. Matt is married to his wife of 20 years, Kristy.

Kristy Stephens - Administrative Assistant

Kristy joined the leadership team in 2019. She is the wife of Pastor Matt. With a great big heart for God and people, she plays a significant role at The Fort Church. Kristy enjoys refinishing furniture and spending time with her children Sam and Russ.

Chuck Odum - Associate Pastor

Chuck Odum joined the team in 2023.

Sam Stephens - Director of Communications and Partnerships

Sam Stephens joined The Fort Church leadership team in 2022 as the Director of Communications and Partnerships.

Lynn Doan - Kids Director

Lynn Doan joined the leadership team in 2015 as the Kids Director. She's married to her husband John. They have five kids. She is the definition of serving and has the biggest heart for children.