Staff

Thom Kalb
Crosspoint is lead by Thom Kalb, a graduate of the Church Start Academy of the United Methodist Church. He was selected to be the founding minister of Crosspoint because of his energy and passion in reaching people for Christ. He is a graduate of Mount Union College (1994) and United Seminary (1998). He and wife Melissa have two children, Noah and Bailey.

 

Tim Longbrake
Tim serves Crosspoint in worship leadership. Tim has 14 years experience in vocational ministry, serving in youth, college, young adult, men’s, sports, and music ministry. He has worked in churches in North Dakota, Northern California, West Texas, and the Canton area. He currently works full-time at Malone University as the Assistant Director of Spiritual Formation, creating and coordinating over 300 Spiritual Formation Opportunities each semester. Tim is a graduate of Malone University with a degree in Bible and Theology. He is also currently a part-time graduate student working towards a masters degree in theology. Tim and his wife Karole have been married for over 18 years and have three daughters.

Ashley Barstow
Ashley is the director of youth and student ministries at Crosspoint. She graduated from Malone University with a B.A. in youth ministry. Ashley has served previously as the director of children’s and youth ministries at a church in the Youngstown area and as a youth leader/intern at a church in Jackson Township. She has also been a guest speaker for several other youth and young adult groups. Ashley has a passion for spreading the Gospel and helping children and youth discover that they are wonderfully made in the image of God.