Senior Pastor Pastor Frank attended Lewis University where he studied Business Administration and Marketing as well as Moody Theological Seminary where he studied Pastoral Studies. The Lord confirmed his calling with several leadership opportunities including the role of co-diretor of a Christian college and career group, serving as a deacon, and leading a strong young adult home group.
Frank is happily married to Erynn Volpe and they have four beautiful children.
Communications Director & Graphic Design Karolyn has been attending Parker Road with her family since she was in elementary school. She joined the Parker Road staff in 2007. Karolyn graduated from Saint Xavier University with a BA in Mass Communication and a minor in Art. Karolyn and her husband Dan have played an active role in many of the church's activities, including youth group events, worship ministries, and young adults. The Nelsons have two precious daughters.
Office Secretary Barb and her husband Bill have been attending Parker Road for several years. She joined the church staff in 2011. Barb has a heart for children and enjoys spending time with the little ones at Awana Clubs, during her Sunday School class and Nursery. Much of the decorating at Parker Road is thanks to Barb and her creative eye — she's just bursting with ideas!
Worship Team Director Sam joined the Parker Road Bible Church Worship Team in February 2016. He leads the our congregation by playing guitar and singing. Sam and his wife Lexi live in Chicago while Sam continues his higher education at Moody Bible Institute. They recently welcomed their first son into their family.