Pastor - Rev. Ken Hopkins

Rev. Ken Hopkins graduated from Poland Seminary High School and received Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Youngstown State University, where he served on the staff of Campus Life/Youth for Christ during college. He then earned Master of Divinity degree from Lexington Theological Seminary. He is an Alumni of the Beeson Institute for Advanced Church Leadership.
Rev. Hopkins served pastorates in Eubank, Kentucky as well as Marietta and Norwood, Ohio before coming to Champion Christian Church in 1996.
He is the Co-founder of the Marietta Alzheimer’s Family Support group, past Chairman of the Evangelism Committee of the Christian Church in Ohio (Disciples of Christ). He is active in Champion Clergy Association and Champion Pride Council.
Pastor Ken is married to Robin with grown children.

Youth Director - Casey Lewis


Casey was born and raised in Jackson, MS and moved to Northeast Ohio in January of 2013. She has a Bachelors degree in Psychology from Mississippi College and completed ministry school at NEO Academy. Casey started as Champion Christian Church Youth Director in August of 2015. 

Secretary - Cara Lawson


Cara Lawson started working as Champion Christian Church Secretary in January 2015.  She grew up in Pennsylvania. Cara graduated from Business Institute of Pennsylvania with an Associate Degree in Information Processing/Secretarial Science. She currently lives in Champion with her Husband and 2 children. 

Music Director - Naomi Clement