Our Leaders and Staff


Steve Huddleston

Steve Huddleston came to University Christian Church as the Senior Pastor in March of 2004. He is a graduate of Milligan College in Tennessee where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible and history, and Cincinnati Bible Seminary where he received a Master of Arts degree in Practical Ministries. Steve was ordained into the ministry in Bethel, Ohio in 1980. Steve served 4 ½ years as Senior Minister in Connersville, IN. He also served as Associate Minister for 15 years in Painesville, Ohio and, before that, had ministries in Oklahoma, Virginia, and Plainfield, Indiana. Steve enjoys following sports, playing with his grandchildren, and performing Improv. His personal mission statement is, “to live with integrity, preach effectively, lead courageously, serve willingly, love unconditionally, and leave a legacy.” Steve and his wife, Pam, have two adult children, Heather and Aaron and two grandchildren, Jaimilyn and Joshua.


Andrew Cullen

Andrew Cullen joined the ministry team at UCC as the Associate/Youth Pastor in May 2018 after graduating from the Moody Bible Institute in 2017. He served in the youth ministry at Church at Sandhurst in South Carolina and he worked as a part of Scarlet Hope Ministries in Louisville, Kentucky. Born and raised in Indiana, he is proud to serve Jesus in the state he loves. Andrew enjoys playing tennis, cooking extravagant meals, riding his bike, playing the piano, and exploring God's beautiful creation. Andrew deeply values building relationships with others, especially teens, and having intentional, honest conversations. His mission is to set an example of love by investing in people so that each disciple becomes a disciple maker.


Michael McDonough

Michael McDonough came to University Christian Church as the full time Children’s Minister in June 2018. He is a graduate of Cincinnati Bible College in which he received a Biblical Studies degree with an emphasis on Preaching. Michael was ordained into the ministry in New Whiteland, IN in 2002. Michael has served in full time ministry at Edinburgh, Russiaville, Greenwood, and Windfall (all in Indiana). He has had opportunities to work with all ages, but children’s ministry is his passion. He loves sports, movies, and spending time with his family. Michael and his wife, Kelly, have two kids, Elizabeth and Caleb. He wants to help kids and their families come to know and love Jesus, and to help them grow in their faith daily.


Laci Carroll:

Office Manager

Louis Lowe: Custodial / IT

Our Elders(From left to right):

 Back Row: John Burton, John Strouse,Charley Gerber, Mike Green, Don Taylor
Front Row:  Rick Baldwin, Mark Kimbrough