Pastor – Doug Adams

President – Brenda Melum

Vice President – Henry Phillips

Secretary – Chuck Benson

Treasurer – Brian Bippes

Adult Ministries – Jim Clutts

Fellowship Team – Julien Chambers

Outreach Team – Chris Utterback

Property Team – Steve Boone

Social Concerns Team – Connie Kenney

Worship Team – BJ Shrock

Children’s & Youth Ministries – Brian Bippes


Pastor – Doug Adams

Pastor Doug started serving as a Pastor in 1975. He came to Community of Hope in 1997, when we were still meeting in Boeckman Creek School. He was born and raised in Northern Virginia, graduated from Virginia Tech in 1971 and attended seminary in Columbus Ohio. He is married to Sidney and between them they have four adult children and one grandchild. In his free time he loves to swim. pastor@commhope.org



Church Administrator and Children’s Ministry – Dana Eaton

Dana and her family are native Oregonians and have been active members of Community of Hope since 1995. Dana joined the Community of Hope staff in 2013 as our Office Administrator. She and her husband, Tim, have a son and daughter and have all enjoyed serving in a variety of ministry areas. dana@commhope.org



Worship Ministry – Mike Haines

Mike came to Community of Hope in 1998 after serving with Youth Encounter Music Ministry. He grew up in the Cincinnati area and graduated from the University of Miami with a music degree. For many years he did both youth and music ministry at Community of Hope, but now concentrates on our Worship ministry. He and his wife Kathy have two children and are active in the life of the church. mike@myfriendmike.com



Director of Student Ministries – Hillary Krippaehne

Hillary grew up in West Linn and has a background in education.  She has attended Community of Hope since she was in middle school.  She graduated from Linfield College in 2014 with an English major and Spanish and Education double minor. She spent two years teaching in the Dominican Republic after she graduated from college.  Hillary is our Director of Student Ministries working with youth and children.  hillary@commhope.org



Volunteer Coordinator – Koko Reyes

Koko grew up in the Lutheran Church, moved here from Montana and graduated from Marylhurst University with degrees in Art and Psychology. Koko served on staff with Pastor Doug at Our Savior’s Lutheran and has been a member at Community of Hope since 2006. She is our Volunteer Coordinator, spending her time matching ministry needs to the congregation’s talents and gifts.  Koko and her husband Walter live in Lake Oswego and have two grown children.  koko@commhope.org