Say hello to the staff and leadership at Shiloh
Greg Vaccaro and his wife, Meg are founding members of Shiloh and Greg is now the lead pastor. They have 3 adult children, 1 child in college and 4 grandchildren. They both have a passion for marriages, families and parenting. They are most excited when people find the reality of Jesus in their lives and are transformed.
Ed Hiers and his wife, Barbara, are founding members of Shiloh and Ed served as full time pastor from 2006 to 2016. Ed continues to preach regularly and provide oversight to happenings at Shiloh. His teaching is practical, to-the-point, and always relevant. Ed and Barbara have 4 adult children and 8 grandchildren. They enjoy getting together as a big and loud family, spending time with their grandchildren, and traveling on adventures together.
Steve Hammes and his wife Karen oversee Shiloh's Small Groups together with the Small Groups Committee. Steve serves regularly on the worship team and occasionally speaks on Sundays. Steve and Karen are proud parents of three children and both have a passion for marriages, family and small groups. They are both involved in local theater where they have ability to build authentic relationships and share their faith.
Blake Prater and his wife Lauren joined Shiloh in the Fall of 2017. Blake serves as the Worship Pastor and both Blake and Lauren are part of the leadership team for Reckless Youth Ministries. Blake and Lauren are both originally from Texas so there's always a chance you could see them in a cowboy hat or boots on any given day.
Cathy Saller is the Children’s Ministry Director here at Shiloh. Having grown up in a pastor’s home, Cathy has a heart for ministry and people. She received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education at Evangel University in Springfield, MO. Cathy taught in the public school system for several years as an elementary school teacher and, before joining Shiloh, she served as a children’s ministries director for 17 years. Cathy is married to her husband, Nathan, and home schooled her 3 children for 9 years. She is passionate about Jesus and children and bringing them together!
Monica Murphy serves as an office administrative assistant and volunteer coordinator as well as support for Children's Ministry. She has been involved in small groups for many years and plays keyboard & sings on the worship team. She loves working for Shiloh, knowing there is eternal purpose in what is done here and loves serving in a place where it's evident that the love of God is changing lives. She and her husband, Bryan, have six children. Most of her free time is spent taxiing kids around and attending their musical and sporting events.
Luke Parr joined Shiloh in 2017 as the Ministry & Marketing Coordinator, helping to keep everything running smoothly. Luke has a love for improving systems and communication and has helped bring many improvements to the way Shiloh operates. Luke has background experience in customer service, tech support, and data management. Luke and his wife, Rachel, have attended Shiloh since 2011 and have been active in volunteering on the worship team and leading small groups and Reckless youth group. They welcomed their first child, Eliza, in 2018 and couldn't be happier watching her grow.
Jason Ferreira has been with Shiloh since early 2018 when he came on to manage and coordinate our facilities. Jason brings with him years of experience in contracting and has filled a void no one else on staff can fill. Along with his fiancee, Sarah, Jason makes sure that our buildings and grounds stay clean and well maintained. Jason and Sarah found Shiloh when their two kids attended one of our Kid's Camps. They made Shiloh their home church, found community in Small Groups, and are now a huge part of what Shiloh does.