Lead Pastor: Nic Cook

Email: nic@auburncornerstone.org

Nic Cook become our lead pastor in November of 2015. 

Hometown: Air Force kid, so I can't claim any one place. I've been in the Springfield/Chatham area since 2006 so this is my hometown.

Family: I'm married to Susan Cook and have a son name Levi (we call him "the Dude").

Favorite Book/Authors: I love anything C.S. Lewis and Eugene Peterson.

Favorite Movies: Lord of the Rings and Monty Python Quest for the Holy Grail.

Little Known Fact: I could live on anything covered in Teriyaki.


Email: michael@auburncornerstone.org

Hometown: Allendale, IL

Family: I'm married to Johnie Marcotte, and we have a son, Jaxin.

Favorite Books/Authors: My forever favorite is Robert Jordan, author of the Wheel of Time Series. I'm also fond of Ravi Zacharias, C.S. Lewis, and Brandon Sanderson.

Favorite Movies: Kung Fu Panda, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception

Little Known Fact: I can quote more lines from Joe Dirt than the average human being.

office admin: jodi whitley

Email: jodi@auburncornerstone.org

Jodi joined our team as the office administrator in July of 2017. 

Hometown: Springfield, IL

Family: My husband, Zach Whitley, and I have been married since 2011. We have two handsome boys named Colton and Jacob Whitley.

Favorite Movies: I love Disney and kids movies during the day. I am a Netflix series junkie by night.

Little Known Fact: I could eat chicken all day, every day. My mom told me when I was younger that I was going to turn into a chicken one day.

nursery director: Nancy deheve

Nancy has been the Nursery Director since 2012.

Hometown: I've lived in Auburn for 42 years!

Family: I've been married to my husband Donnie for 33 years and have a daughter Amanda and a granddaughter Parsyn (3 yrs old) who brings us such joy and happiness.

Favorite Book/Authors: I enjoy reading books to my granddaughter mostly and the children in the nursery. 

Favorite Movies: Grease and any movie with Chevy Chase! I enjoy comedies and anything that makes me laugh.

Little Known Fact: I have to start every day with a Pepsi.

Facilities Care: Kenny Allen

Kenny has been involved with Facilities Care  since 1999 and took the role of Coordinator in 2011.

Hometown: I was raised in Virden, IL.

Family: I've been married to my wife Pat since 1984. Together we have 9 kids & 19 grandkids & 3 great grandkids. 

Favorite Book/Authors: Other than the Bible obviously, I love to read golf and fishing magazines. My favorite authors are Charles Stanley and Max Lucado.

Favorite Movies: John Wayne and Clint Eastwood Movies. Pretty much any old western movies.

Little Known Fact: I have to straighten everything I see.