Our TEam

  • Bill Walker

    Lead Pastor

    Bill is the lead teaching pastor and provides visionary leadership at Quest. Bill and his family moved to Bellefontaine in August 2006 to start Quest Community Church. A former teacher, football/wrestling coach, assistant middle school principal and Christian school K-8 grade principal, Bill was called by God to become a pastor in 2002. He attended Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky, and received his Master of Divinity degree in 2006. Bill and his wife, Mary, have been married for 30 years. They have a daughter, Andrea, a homeland missionary who is married to Ben, and a son, Christopher, who is in heaven. Bill enjoys fishing, golfing and watching college and Bengals football. Contact him at bill@questchurchonline.com.

  • Mary Walker

    Executive Pastor

    Mary is married to Bill. She oversees children's and youth ministries, family life, missions, care team and communications as well as financial, HR and business operations for Quest. She is an ordained deacon  in the Church of the Nazarene. Mary received her B.S. in business/marketing from Indiana University and a MBA from the University of Cincinnati. She has an adult daughter and son-in-law, Andrea and Ben, who live in Martinsville, IN and a son, Christopher who lives with Jesus in heaven. Mary serves on the boards of Camp Cotubic, Victoria Global Ministry and Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol Services Board of Logan & Champaign Counties. She enjoys reading and traveling. Email her at office@questchurchonline.com.

  • Kirk Scott

    Connections & Discipleship Pastor

    Kirk's job is to help people move from visiting to belonging to growing through connecting and discipleship ministries. He grew up on a grain and livestock farm near Milford Center Ohio.  After graduating from the Ohio State University, Kirk began his 25 year career with Farm Credit serving as a Financial Service Officer and later as a Crop Insurance Specialist.  In 2015, he was called to leave his career and join the staff at Quest Church.  He is taking classes through the Course of Study which leads to ordination into the Church of the Nazarene.  Kirk and his wife Pam have two children, Katie who graduated from Mt. Vernon Nazarene University and Aaron who graduated from Taylor University.  Kirk continues to be involved in the family farming operation and also enjoys snow skiing, hiking, running, and cheering on the Buckeyes! Email him at connect@questchurchonline.com.

  • Tom Bender

    Worship & Creative Arts Director

    Tom leads the worship team at Quest. He has been actively involved with worship leading since the mid 90's and has had the privilege of experiencing the richness of traditional hymn worship and modern contemporary worship. Tom, his wife Deedee and their nine children moved from western Maryland to Urbana, Ohio in 2005 to begin a new season of ministry as part of a local church planting team, leading worship as well as other responsibilities. They have attended Quest since March 2014.   Tom enjoys leading worship and playing guitar, but when he is not doing that, he finds himself coaching soccer for one of his kids teams, golfing, hunting, running, or just laughing and playing with his children. Email Tom at worship@questchurchonline.com.

  • Kate Cramer

    Youth Ministry Director

    Kate is the new Youth Ministry Director at Quest.  She has attended Quest since 2012.  Kate serves on the worship and first impressions team.  She earned her BA in Youth Ministry from Bluffton University.  She is actively involved in Chrysalis CARES in Gahanna, a weekend ministry for youth.  Kate also enjoys fellowshipping with family and friends, especially when it involves food, theatre, reading and trying new adventures. Email Kate at youth@questchurchonline.com.

  • April Jenkins

    Administrative Assistant

    April handles the daily administrative functions of the church, including scheduling, creating and printing the bulletins, record keeping and various other office tasks.  April and her husband, Travis, live in Bellefontaine and have been married for 17 years.  They have three children: Garrett, Harleigh and Madylin.  Travis and April have attended Quest since August 2013.  April has a certificate in photography and runs April Jenkins Photography.  She earned her associate degree in Business Management from Clark State Community College. In her spare time, she enjoys watching her kids in their various activities, spending time with family, working on Pinterest projects and reading. Email April at info@questchurchonline.com.

  • Pam Duff

    Ministry Assistant

    Pam assists with special events, ministry projects and discipleship activities. She has the spiritual gifts of helping others and hospitality. Pam and her husband, Jim,  live in West Liberty. They've been married 24 years and have three adult children, three grandchildren, and an infant daughter, Dani Marie, in heaven. Jim and Pam have been attending Quest since January 2012.  Pam retired from Honda Auto Plant in 1995 to become a homemaker and stay at home mom. She enjoys taking care of her family and friends and loves cooking, baking and reading. During the summer months, Pam and Jim enjoy hosting a monthly bonfire/hotdog roast for Quest attendees and guests. The rest of the year they lead a Life Group. Email Pam at duff1957@hotmail.com.