Our Team

Pastor Nic Lesmeister

Executive Director of Gateway Center for Israel // Executive Pastor of Church & Jewish Relations

In one sentence: “Eyes closed, head first, can’t lose”

Nic Lesmeister is an American pastor and the Executive Director of “Gateway Center for Israel”.

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Dr. Wayne Wilks

Executive Pastor of Development for Gateway Center for Israel

AKA the Indiana Jones of Gateway Church

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Pastor David Blease

Gateway Center for Israel Teaching Pastor

Previous dream job: CEO of Blease’s Bagels

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Pastor Sarah Hermeling

Associate Pastor of Jewish Partnerships

AKA “the Unicorn”. What can she not do?!

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Pastor Sam Arnaud

Associate Pastor of Church & Jewish Relations

Wee, monsoor: He’s French. Very French.

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Preston Benjamin

David Rudolph

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