John Schwartz, Pastor
John Schwartz is a 1993 graduate of K-State. After extensive Ichthus leadership as a student, he served three years as a high school youth minister before returning to Manhattan in the fall of 1996. John and his wife Jeanette have five children: Joshua, Juliana, Jayna, Jessa, and Jensen. They are delighted to be in the “Promised Land” helping students better know and follow Christ in all areas of their lives.
Carol Walker, Pastor
Carol Walker knew Manhattan was special in 2001 and a decade later, he made it his home. After serving Colonial Presbyterian Church in KC for seven years, Carol, his wife (Genny), and their two kids (Lucy and Oliver) moved to Manhattan in 2011 to join with Ichthus. He believes in reading stories, packing light, being outside, and doing each day with God. He is honored to be about what God is about in this part of the country!
Matt Amick, Intern
Matt is a 2012 graduate of K-State, majored in Finance and Accounting and was a part of Ichthus for 4 years. During this time, he held extensive leadership at Ichthus. After graduation, he worked for a year in Kansas City at KPMG as an auditor before being called back to Ichthus. Matt will be the intern for the next 3 years. He will also be attending MAP Seminary during this time, with the goal of staying in Manhattan long term. Matt enjoys backpacking, ultimate frisbee, K-State sports and loves college students.