Chuck is a native of the 1000 Islands. His background is in Communication Art and Music. He holds both a BA and an MFA in the Arts while spending many years pursuing his passion for music and songwriting. God called Chuck to pastoral ministry in 1998. He has served as a Youth Pastor, Worship Pastor, and served as Senior Pastor of High Falls Baptist Church in Theresa NY for 6 years before returning to the River where he now serves as Lead Teaching Pastor.
Chuck has a passion for communicating God’s Word and sharing his love for Jesus in word and song. He and His wife Jennifer have 4 children, Matthew (1987), Andrew (1990), Emily (1994) and Charlotte (1998). Chuck and Jennifer enjoy family time, fishing, boating and life along the St. Lawrence River.