Chris Peck

Co-Founder/Worship Leader/Speaker

Chris is a Boise, Idaho native with a passion for music, worship, and the development of young Christian leaders. Chris has been leading worship since a young age, was in NNU's Covenant for 3 years, and is the current worship leader at Fairview Church of the Nazarene. He has also felt the call to speak into the lives of people and wants to see the future church rise to it's full potential for impact in the Kingdom of God.

Chris enjoys long walks on short beaches, short walks on long beaches, Sodexo, his red-bellied pacu: Opie, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars and flap-jacks.

Carly Bartlett

Co-Founder/Speaker/Worship Leader


Carly grew up in Boise, Idaho and is a graduate of Northwest Nazarene University. While at NNU, Carly met her husband, Mike. Carly currently serves as a pastor to Young Adults. Carly has a desire to empower teens and young adults to trust in the unwavering love and power of God. She specifically loves to encourage young women to be strong leaders.

Carly loves spending time with her precious family, drinking coffee,  watching reality TV, and traveling with family...especially to theme parks! How could anyone not love rollercoasters, parades and churros?

Carly is a member of Idaho Christian Speakers.








Grant Miller

Co-Founder/Worship Leader/Speaker

Grant is a native of Vancouver, WA who relocated to Nampa, ID to attend NNU and major in Communications, Political Science, and Philosophy. He is now a worship leader and Associate Pastor for Young Adults at Nampa First Church of the Nazarene; he also works in the Marketing Department at NNU. Grant recently graduated with an M.A. in Spiritual Formation from NNU in May 2013.

Grant is passionate about leading worship, teaching, theology and Scripture. He is a first-generation member of the Church of the Nazarene and is excited to see how the Holy Spirit will inspire the next generation's call to holiness.

Grant is married to Jen, who also works at NNU as an admissions counselor. He loves reading, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, playing rugby and staying up on current events.






Mike Bartlett

Graphic Designer/Live Artist/Photographer

After Mike's upbringing in Spokane, WA, he packed up and moved to Northwest Nazarene University to study graphic design. In the fall of 2005, he studied fashion design in Florence, Italy which helped land him a job at Carhartt after graduating from NNU. After working for Carhartt for five years, Mike now teaches graphic design at NNU and runs his freelance graphic design company, Mission Brave Design. Mike loves to worship God through the arts and often paints, draws, or runs interactive art activities for his church on this weekends.

Mike enjoys spending time with his wife, eating anything with BBQ sauce, running with his dog Izzy, participating in triathlons, long boarding, and listening to Chris play the banjo.



Nathan Knox

Percussionist/Worship Leader

Nathan is a percussionist of 15 years, making his trek to NNU from northwest Montana. He is currently majoring in Music Industry. His call and passion is in worshipping God with every fiber of his being.

Nathan is 20, stoked on God, and loves the oxford comma. He can be seen as giddy as a kid on Christmas morning: on Christmas morning, road trips, when he is drinking coffee, running, climbing, and when it is snowing.


Miles Fredrick Wilson

Electric Guitarist/Worship Leader/Photographer

Miles is an admirer of all things that an individual from the Pacific Northwest should love: a good cup of coffee, days of rainfall, deciduous trees, and simplicity. He's currently in his junior year at NNU, studying music industry. His instrument of choice is electric guitar. Last summer Miles toured with Covenant and learned a lot about the craft of worship music. 

Miles loves to get excited and worship the Lord with others.






Shaun Hall

 

Speaker/Prayer Team Leader/Sound Technician

Shaun is from the Pacific Northwest through and through. He was born and raised in Bremerton, Washington, and had never seen the sun before moving to Idaho. Shaun enjoys coffee, reading, hiking, and riding bikes. He loves people, learning, and most importantly, Jesus and the Church.

He is 20 years old and studying Social Work in his third year at NNU. Shaun has been called to ministry and traveled with Witness this past summer. Shaun was also chosen by his peers to be the Campus Ministries Coordinator for NNU in the 2013-2014 school year. We can't wait to see how God uses Shaun to elevate the spirit on campus and in the world.


David Reimer

Worship Leader

Originally from Whitefish, Montana, David graduated from NNU with a degree in Business Management in May of 2011. Throughout high school and college, David had the opportunity to develop as a worship leader and young adult mentor both in his home church, and as a member of NNU's Covenant for two years. Several months after graduating from NNU, he moved to the Boise area to pursue a calling into ministry as the Worship Arts Coordinator at Eagle Nazarene Church. Since then, he has further developed a passion for mentoring young leaders, leading worship, and connecting with God and people through outdoor adventures.






Angela Archer

Worship Leader/Prayer Team

Angela is a California girl that decided one day to go to school in Idaho. Since then, she has developed a greater passion for worship, Jesus, and people. She is studying to be in ministry and hopes to follow God's plan for her life one step at a time. She is a local youth intern at Boise First Community Center and has been a part of NNU's Covenant for the last two years.

Besides the most important things, Angela loves coffee, looking at cute animals on Pinterest, and Disney movies.



Robby Skinner

Worship Leader

Robby is a recent transplant to Seattle, Washington. The son of missionaries, Robby grew up in Kiev, Ukraine. He then moved to Nampa, Idaho where he graduated from Northwest Nazarene University with a degree in English Education.

Currently, Robby is helping with music ministry at Seattle First Church and ministering to the local community of the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle through Mosaic Community Coffeehouse, a non-profit donation based coffee shop. Robby is excited to respond to God's call in his life, no matter if that is making coffee, playing guitar, or teaching literature to high schoolers.

Robby loves many things, but mostly his mother.








Spencer Hassman

 

Worship Leader

 

Spencer feels most at home in the crisp, damp Willamette air, with his feet on bike pedals and an REI garage sale as his destination. Spencer was transplanted to Idaho following a decision to attend NNU, and is now set to graduate with a Pre-Med/Political Science double major in May of 2015, with the hope of attending medical school in 2017. Spencer is passionate about powerful worship, great music, and empowering Churches and communities to directly express the Love of Christ in every way possible.

Spencer is a REAL Star Wars fan, a big proponent of experience over substance, a passionate lover of creation, and just a real big fan of a whole lot of things.