Steve Van Denend

Steve is our beloved “pastor of pastors,” serving as an Elder and The Edge's Lead Pastor. He preaches, teaches, counsels, leads, and tenaciously serves The Edge Church with his life.


Mark Loerop

Mark is an Elder and Treasurer of The Edge Church. His heart and passion is for people: spending time with others, serving, blessing and relating in ways that bring them closer to Jesus.


Taylor Birkey

Taylor is an Elder and Community Pastor at The Edge. He's passionate about discipleship, worship, prayer and community life. He and his family live in Aurora, IL.


Hillary Start

Hillary serves our community with great energy and spirit. Her administrative gifts are invaluable to our leaders and staff, as she helps us organize, plan, and keep track of everything that goes on at The Edge.