Staff Team

Our staff team is made up of men and women who love the Lord and desire to see people grow into greater reflections of Jesus in this world. We pray together every day and would be honored to lift up any prayer request you have. Simply email one of our staff members listed below to share any requests. We also have a dedicated email address for prayer requests: prayer@dunwoodychurch.org.

  • Jeff JanseN

    Pastor

    jjansen@dunwoodychurch.org

    Jeff has been on staff at DCC since the summer of 2012 but is a Dunwoody native. Before coming on staff, he spent almost 20 years traveling the world as a missionary with Wycliffe Bible Translators. Jeff is married to Elizabeth and has three children, Nicholas, Christian, and Christina.

  • Cheri

    Director of Operations

    ccowan@dunwoodychurch.org

    Cheri has been at DCC for many years and has recently joined the staff. Her career in program and operations management for large and small firms will now serve to help manage the day-to-day operations of DCC. She is married to Kevin and has a son, Cappy and daughter, Sarah, who has little ones of her own. Cheri enjoys teaching the little ones of DCC, long walks with her dog and friends, and traveling whenever she can.  

  • Jordan Shetler

    children & Youth director

    jshetler@dunwoodychurch.org

    Jordan came to DCC with her parents, Mike and Elizabeth, in 1996.  She and her younger siblings, Nathan, Erin and Justin, grew up in the church.  Jordan graduated from Kennesaw State University in May 2016 with a degree in Secondary English Education, and joined the staff team of DCC in August.  After volunteering with the youth group for 5 years, the kids are her favorite people, and she is thrilled that her job is to spend time with children of all ages, cradle to college.


  • Jarrod KnabeL

    Production & Technical Director

    jknabel@dunwoodychurch.org

    Jarrod has been on staff at DCC since the spring of 2003. Originally the church's "Sound Guy," Jarrod now handles much of the church's technical and physical needs including audio/visual, sanctuary/stage setup, etc. In addition to working at DCC he runs Eleven Audio studios.