Brad Prunty - Lead Pastor
After graduating from Lincoln Christian University Brad spent the next 12 years on staff at COMMUNITY Christian Church in Naperville. During that time he served in various roles as student ministry director, campus pastor, and network leader. With a growing passion to continue the mission of helping people find their way back to God, he moved to Glen Ellyn in 2012 with the vision of planting churches along the Metra Westline. That dream became more of a reality as Westline Church celebrated it's grand opening in Glen Ellyn on October 20th, 2013. Brad lives in Glen Ellyn with his wife Anne and daughters Ella and Everly. In his free time he loves spending time with his family, being outdoors, playing golf or pretty much anything else that's competitive.
Cathy Cuny - Family Pastor
Cathy is the Family Pastor at Westline Church. She is passionate about kids and students and has a deep desire to help support and encourage families. Our kids and students have a very important role in the church, can make a big impact in the world, and we want to help them discover who God has called them to be. As Cathy’s daughter is heading off to college her son, Steven, will be joining her on this mission. Hobbies are hanging with her dogs, reading, time with family and friends, watching Jamie play basketball, and cheering on the Cubs (mostly to irritate her co-workers Brad and Brian!)
Brian Prunty - Creative Director
Brian is the Creative Director for Westline Church. He loves making videos, making music, and finding new and creative ways to tell God’s story. He also loves telling stories to his 5 boys: Carson, Mason, Ty, Jack, and Luke. He loves coaching baseball, pretending like he’s good at softball and golf, and spending time with his wife Terri. You may even see him performing his favorite hobby, stand-up comedy, at a Chicago area comedy club. Brian, Terri, and the boys have moved to Glen Ellyn and are excited about starting lots of new churches in Chicagoland. Brian also loves working for his little brother, it’s always been a dream of his.
Nick Plassman - Director of Small Groups and Leadership Development
Nick is a proud husband to Lisa and father to Elijah and Alena. He graduated from Lincoln Christian College and has served in a few churches including Community Christian Church and Wheatland Salem Church and has been a leadership coach and consultant for many more. He has helped to launch a few online companies and satisfies his entrepreneurial itch with ongoing technology projects. He currently works with leadership development practices church-wide and keeps our ear to the ground with our discipleship rhythms. He is the Co-Author of the Apprentice Field Guide, Coaching Field Guide, Turbo Leaders Guide as well as several other articles and resources for leadership. He loves meeting people for one on ones and believes that is where the best leadership takes place. Nick loves the vision of Westline and is passionate about helping people find thier way back to God. In his off time, you can find Nick chasing golf balls down the wrong fairways and fishing/camping with his family.
Kim Demchak - Next Steps Coordinator
Kim is the Next Steps Coordinator for Westline Church. Kim and her husband Mark first attended Westline on the grand opening Sunday after receiving a postcard in the mail. They immediately loved the culture of the church and the mission statement of "helping people find their way back to God". Kim works as a PICU nurse in Chicago and on her days off helps out with a little bit of everything at Westline. She is passionate about helping people take a next step in their faith and connecting them with others in the church. Kim & Mark love soccer, their connection with Wheaton College Athletics, visting family in Geneva and California, and seeing college friends.
*As you may have guessed, having brothers on the same team can create some fun and interesting dynamics.
For more about how Brad and Brian's relationship works, watch this documentary >>