grey tison
worship Coordinator

Fast Facts:
  • How do you like your coffee? Black coffee with an extra shot of espresso!
  • What do you love about HGC? I’ve appreciated the messages that Alex brings, as well as the community of leaders that run the show and inspire.
  • Which's the most inspiring part of your job? Getting to talk with and know the awesome humans at Hope Grove.
  • What do you love most about the Twin Cities? I love the water and the Big River. It’s in a Johnny Cash song which is pretty cool.
  • Fun Fact about you:  I blame Ratatouille for why I love to cook at home.

alex blackwell

Lead Pastor

Deron Vaupel

Church Community Coordinator


Club 35 Teacher

lizzy rydberg

ClubE! Teacher