Pastor John is a graduate of West Virginia University with a degree in engineering in 1958 and Ashland Theological Seminary in 2003 with a Master of Divinity degree. John and Nancy have been married for over 50 years and have three adult married children and several grandchildren. After serving as Chairman of the Deacons for many years at Northampton, Pastor John was called by the congregation as associate pastor. His passion is to help God’s people learn how to follow Jesus and be transformed into His likeness. John leads a Sunday morning ABF and the Sunday evening service as well as two small groups. John and Nancy enjoy hiking in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and sharing life with good friends at NBC.