Grace Community’s leadership consists of the staff and trustee team working together to shape the vision and the direction of the church.
Jerris is the Senior Pastor at Grace Community Church and provides leadership and guidance for the church as a whole. He is passionate about life-giving relationships and raising the next generation of leaders. Jerris, his wife Lisa, and their two kids have been a part of Grace since 2007 and live in Champaign.
Derrick oversees our Life Groups and takes care of operations at Grace. He and his wife Corey live in Champaign and have one kid.
Sam leads our youth and children ministries at Grace. She and her husband Rob live in Champaign and have two kids.
Greg is the leader of the worship band at Grace. He and his wife Melissa live in Champaign and have three kids.
Bill is the Tech Leader at Grace Community Church. Bill plays a vital role in the creative and technical operations of Grace Community. He is passionate about compassion, truth and excellence. Bill has been a part of Grace Community Church since 1994. He and his wife EJ live in Champaign and have three adult children.
Bunny Beyers, Tito Carrillo, Peter Haydel, Becky McNaught, Rob Nikolai, & Jerris Duncan
The Trustee Team is comprised of volunteer leaders who are empowered by the church to oversee the vision, legal, and financial aspects of the church.