Married since July 1999 to his best friend and better half, Tanya. Together, Mike and Tanya have 4 great kids… 3 boys and a girl. With a Bachelor of Theology Degree from Heritage College & Seminary (Cambridge, ON), Mike was a full time youth pastor at 3 large churches before becoming Lead Pastor of the church he helped plant in 2012 (Starting Point Church). Mike’s interests include Major League Baseball (GO JAYS!), Aviation, Crossfit, and Taylor Guitars. He is also known to be an avid TV fan of Survivor, the Discovery Channel, and most sports.
Sue has been happily married for many years and is the mother of three grown children. She handles all of our administrative needs and keeps the team organized! It is her desire, along with her husband, to help build the Kingdom of God using the gifts and talents she has been given.
Brian has over a decade of full time experience as a pastor, and has known our lead pastor since they attended Heritage College together back in 2002 (They actually played together in the Heritage chapel band). Brian currently resides in Waterdown with his wife and son.
Director of Children’s Ministries
Kaytee and her husband Neil joined the Starting Point team in 2014 after moving to Canada from Jacksonville, Florida. Kaytee is passionate about creating, writing, and producing children’s presentations that inspire and captivate the hearts and minds of young people and point them toward God. Kaytee and Neil currently live in Oakville with their three children.
Director of Sunday Morning Services and Community Outreach
Neil and his wife Kaytee joined the Starting Point team in 2014 after moving to Canada from Jacksonville, Florida. Neil is pretty much the swiss army knife of Starting Point, and is instrumental in working behind the scenes to make everything sizzle. Neil and Kaytee currently live in Oakville with their three children.
Director of Technical Services
Kirk is a single father to the most darling little girl in the world! He has worked in the world of corporate audio/visual for the past 13+ years. He is the resident “Techie” at Starting Point and keeps the sound and video coming on a Sunday morning. In his free time, Kirk enjoys movies, the cheesier the better!!