Staff

Staff

Lead Pastor

Jason Rehmel

I love being with people. I also love being a pastor – though at times I feel I am a very unlikely one. I’ve been told I look more like a biker, a bouncer, “Opie” from Sons of Anarchy or Dave Grohl (my heartfelt apologies go out to both of those guys if they are offended). Look for me if you ever decide to check Eastside out! I’ll buy you a cup of coffee! I’ve been married for over 20…
Executive Pastor

Garry Clark

Garry helps lead the Family Ministry at Eastside. More than anything he wants children, students, and families to see and experience the intersection of their story with Jesus’ greater story. Garry was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. He attended Cincinnati Christian University and he and his family have served churches in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and Louisville. In his free time, Garry likes to hang out with friends and family, play golf, and help others build things or fix things.…
Discipleship Pastor

Jeff Ginn

Jeff has been on staff at Eastside longer than anyone… he’s been on staff longer than some people have even been alive in fact. But don’t let Jeff’s longevity fool you, he’s just as excited and energized as ever about what God is doing here. Jeff serves as the Discipleship Pastor which means he helps/challenges people to take the next step in their journey with Jesus. Jeff has a beautiful wife Barbara and they have three kids … Alivia, Addison…
Stewardship Pastor / CFO

Dick Hess

My career has been varied-Marine for 20 years, Chick-fil-A owner for 5 years, 8 years at Cincinnati Christian University and 12 years at Financial Planning Ministry. However, my first love over all those years has been serving in the Church. And after retiring in 2016, I now “Get To” be in full-time ministry. WOW! Jenanne and I were married in this church in 1975 when it was “Mulberry”. We are blessed now to be able to do ministry together. I…
Creative Arts Pastor

Brock Heitkamp

As Worship Pastor, Brock is in charge of all things music. This doesn’t just mean that he strums a guitar and sings either! Brock leads a large group of volunteers who give their time every week in order to make our weekend experience happen. Whether it’s learning music, practicing music, setting up the auditorium or running various forms of tech this team makes it happen. Brock is also the husband to a lovely wife named Allie and together they have…
Student Ministry Director

Lucas Sagraves

Lucas serves as the Student Ministry Director here at Eastside. His biggest passion is to help students find their place within the story of God, and to help them take ownership of their faith during these incredibly formative years. He also wants to help support them to lead and show God to their peers. Lucas grew up in the Cincinnati area and graduated from Mason High School in 2014. He then went on to study Theology and Ministry at Lipscomb…
Children’s Ministry Director

Brittany Mockbee

Brittany serves as the children’s ministry director. She has a heart for teaching kids about the love of God, equipping parents to help their children build their faith at home, and discipling leaders who are excited about what the Lord is doing in the young lives at our church. Brittany grew up in northern Kentucky. She graduated from Johnson University in Knoxville, Tennessee in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Intercultural Studies/ESL Education. After graduating from Johnson, she worked as…
Executive Assistant

Julie Sneed

Julie is our Executive Assistant here at Eastside which means that she assists with all executive type things. What it really means is that Julie brings method to everyone else’s madness. Julie has been married to her lovable and bearded husband Tod since 2012. They have two wonderful daughters that make daily life an adventure. Julie and Tod love to hang out with friends, hit up some shows at the Aronoff and get their adrenaline pumping at King’s Island. Julie…
Facilities

Mike Lee

If you’ve been in our building than you owe the fact that it had a roof and was not on fire to Mike. He’s the handyman extraordinaire that does the majority of the stuff that keeps this place operational. From maintenance to cleaning to event set-up, Mike is the man! Mike’s more than a handyman though, he’s also the father of three, a remote controlled aviation specialist and possess an unmatched skill in the field of stealth. Mike splits his…