Shaun serves as senior pastor of UCC, overseeing preaching and vision. Originally from the USA, Shaun is married to Katja and they have five young children. Shaun is pursuing a PhD in historical theology and is a college lecturer in theology.
Daniel is the leader of UCC Otaniemi and looks after the executive functions at UCC. Daniel originally worked as a chef in the USA before traveling to Nepal as a missionary for two years. He began working at UCC shortly after moving to Finland with his wife Anne. They have four children.
Dave's main role includes overseeing the children & youth ministries as well as the site deacon teams. Dave joined as an intern with UCC in 2014 while studying for a degree at Agricola Theological Institute, from which he graduated in the spring of 2017. Dave is married to Senja and they have four children.
Deacon and Music Leader
Joel began serving part-time as UCC's music leader across the three sites in the summer of 2016 and is currently a deacon at the Helsinki site. He completed his Master of Theology at the University of Helsinki in 2017. Joel lives in the Vallila neighborhood of Helsinki with his wife, Joanna.