Our Team

                  Hans Hess


He is an author, sought after speaker, and serves on multiple boards for the International Pentecostal Holiness Church, which holds over two million members and affiliates in 103 countries. Hans is the Senior Pastor of Fountain of Life, a multi-campus church, reaching thousands of people every week. Hans regularly conducts evangelistic and healing services overseas and speaks at churches, conferences and various events every year across the United States.  

 Hans is an active member of the scholarly community, holding a BA in ancient history from the University of Kentucky, an MDiv in practical theology from Regent University and is a PhD candidate in historical theology.  

Hans’ book “First Passage” explores the foundation of Christianity and the transition through life as a new believer. Hans is also a gifted musician, releasing his debut album “Set Free” in 2013. Hans has two children, one grandchild, and makes his home in Camden, North Carolina.

Lynn Birt

Bishop's Elective  Administrative Assistant

Chuck Davis

Facility Director

Oversees all property repairs and maintenance of the Administrative Offices and Training/Retreat Center, as well as the 120 acres of property. Is responsible for keeping accurate financial records of all contributions, accounts receivable and payable.

Jonathan Michalak

Director of Discipleship

Oversees various Conference ministries, focusing on Discipleship Ministries (student, children, and adult ministries, including summer camps and retreats), School of Ministry, etc. He earned his AS in Accounting in 1996 and his BS in Christian Leadership from Liberty University in 2021. He has a passion for winning souls for Christ, growing the Kingdom, raising leaders, and celebrating victories.

Kevin Bordeaux

Director of Church Health and Multiplication

Oversees the Arise 2033 Vision for RM by teaching, coaching, and training other HGM coaches to provide a healthy, learning strategic network of pastors who find strength and encouragement by mutual small and large group gatherings. He also coaches church planters.

Mary Gough

Conference Missions Director

Mary Gough is the Conference Missions Director at Redemption Ministries. She serves to coordinate the needs of the Missions Ministries within the local churches by bringing an awareness and a passion to support the missionaries and the IPHC World Missions Ministry efforts around the world.

Currently she is serving as the preschool ministry coordinator at Destiny Church in Chester, Virginia; where she attends and serves alongside her family.

Teodoro Xoilo 

 Director of Hispanic Ministries 

Serves on the Conference Executive Council, oversees the ministry to our Hispanic churches and ministers, and Pastors at Camino del Rey in Oxon Hill, MD.

Larry Hundall

Conference Treasurer and Greater Richmond Regional Facilitator

Oversees the Conference's financial accounts, unities and empowers the churches and ministers within the Greater Richmond District, and serves at Abundant Life in Prince George, VA as Lead Pastor.  

S. L. Ferguson 

Central VA Regional Facilitator 

Unites and empowers the churches and ministers within the Central VA District and serves at Journey Ministries in Appomattox, VA as their Lead Pastor. 

Lorenzo Aguilar

Northern VA Regional Facilitator 

Unites and empowers the churches and ministers in the Northern VA District and serves at The Potter’s House (Casa del Alfarero) in Manassas, VA as their Lead Pastor.