the echo's leadership team
Meet the people who are brining disciples to Jesus Christ through The ECHO
Board of Directors, Online Campus Director
Brian serves as the Online Campus Director for The ECHO. Brian lives with his wife and three children in Sonoma County, California where he is currently working on his Master of Divinity program at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary and the Graduare Theological Union in Berkeley.
Brian and his wife together enjoy serving the greater Church community in various capacities. Brian serves as a Lay Pastor, Church Council, and Recovery Minister.
Brian is passionate about using technology to bring people together in community and additionally, he is interested in the intersection between faith and food.
Pastor Michael Coulson
Board of Directors, Senior Pastor
Pastor Mike has been married to his wife Laura for over a decade and they have been blessed with 3 wonderful children: Levi, Brooks, and Grace.
Pastor Mike and Laura met the first week of college at Millersville University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Finance with a minor in Athletic Coaching. He is currently finishing his Master of Divinity degree at Sioux Falls Seminary.
In his spare time, Pastor Mike loves to play with his kids, coach baseball, play bass, watch cycling, and read.
Board of Directors, VP at Slingshot Esports
As the Vice President of Slingshot Esports, Brendan provides vision, leadership, and guidance for Slingshot Esports, a division of Push The Rock. Following a significant conversation with his son in January 2020, God gave him the vision to use video games as a way to talk about life with Jesus within the gaming community. With a handful of volunteers, he led an esports pilot initiative that within less than a year was fully recognized as a division of the organization. He currently oversees all aspects of the division including vision, strategy, finance, and all events and programs
Board of Directors, Operations Manager
Ralph Hindmarch serves as the OperationsManager for The ECHO, Ralph lives with his wife and mischievous dog in Lehighton, Pennsylvania where he and his wife are active members of People's EC Lehighton Campus.
Ralph currently serves a variety of roles at The ECHO including building and maintaining the website and social media accounts, as well as serving on the Board of Directors and developing new and exciting ways to show The ECHO to the world.
Social Media Director
Bible Study Leader
Mahlon Lund is the 2nd Bible Study Leader to join us at The ECHO. He is married to his wife Ruth, and they have 7 children ages ranging from 16-4...Caleb, Jacob, Elizabeth, Sharon, William, Jesse, and Amber. Mahlon graduated with a B.A in Biblical Studies from Lancaster Bible College in 2017, and a Master of Divinity from Liberty University in 2021. His wife Ruth has a B.A. in music education and plays and teaches piano. Mahlon currently Serve as Senior Religious Affairs Non-Commissioned Officer for the United States Army Reserves for over 18 years, and is currently serving in the Active Guard Reserve (AGR) with 8 years of Active Federal Service. Mahlon and his family currently live in San Ofre, they attend church in San Clemente, and he works in Los Alamitos, all in California.