Meet the Team

Dr. Steve Bezner

Senior Pastor

Steve Bezner has been the Senior Pastor of Houston Northwest Church since January 2013 and has multiple passions he brings to HNW in his desire to make Houston more like Heaven.

Steve is married to Joy, and they have two sons—Ben and Andrew. To learn more about Steve, click here.

Executive Team

Includes Senior Pastor

Kirk Gentzel

Teaching Pastor

Cassidy Odom HNW Kids Minister

Cassidy Odom

Family Minister

Dan Worrell

Pastor of Operations

Meet the Staff

Adrian Amezquita

Adrian Amezquita

Spanish Pastor
Tyler Arnold HNW Student Minister

Tyler Arnold

Student Minister
Galen Blom HNW Pastor of Domain Engagment and Prayer

Ezekiel Banda

Student Worship Intern
Galen Blom HNW Pastor of Domain Engagment and Prayer

Galen Blom

Minister of Domain Engagement
Michelle Bundy HNW Connections Coordinator

Michelle Bundy

Connections Coordinator

Kendall Chapman

Worship Arts Resident
Clint Collins HNW Technical Director

Clint Collins

Technical Director
Matt Delp HNW Minister of recovery

Matt Delp

Minister of Care

Leslie Espinosa

Adminstrative Assistant
Priscila Fletcher HNW Executive Assistant

Priscilla Fletcher

Executive Assistant
Maricela Galabeas HNW Finance Admin

Maricela Galabeas

Finance Admin
Chris Hall HNW Missions Pastor.

Chris Hall

Minister of Missions
Don Howard HNW Finance Manager

Don Howard

Director of Finance
Aaron Lloyd HNW Worship Arts Associate

Aaron Lloyd

Director of Worship Arts
Aaron Lloyd HNW Worship Arts Associate

Joel Loveless

Administrative Assistant
Marilyn Maddox Director of Lay Counseling

Marilyn Maddox

Director of Counseling
Jackie McDonald HNW Communications Coordinator

Jackie McDonald

Communications Coordinator
Kristin Pesz HNW Preschool Ministry Director

Melissa Money

Interim Preschool Director
Tiffany Moore HNW Kids Ministry Assistant

Tiffany Moore

Ministry Assistant
Shawn Myers HNW Pastor of Worship

Shawn Myers

Minister of Worship
Tara Powell HNW Mother's Day Out Director

Tara Powell

Mother's Day Out Director
Abby Rivera de Cazares Administrative Assistant en Espanol

Abby Rivera de Cazares

Administrative Assistant
Sandy Roberts HNW Ministry Associate

Blake Roberts

Student Intern
Sandy Roberts HNW Ministry Associate

Sandy Roberts

Ministry Associate
Abby Shelenhamer HNW Student Intern

Rose Rodriguez

Ministry Assistant
Abby Shelenhamer HNW Student Intern

Abby Shelenhamer

Student Intern 
Karen Stamps HNW Director of Connections and communications

Karen Stamps

Dir. of Connections & Communications

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