Our Leadership Team

Candace C. Akers, M. Ed.
Education Connection Executive Director
Christ Together Greater Austin
Church Home: Abundant LIFE Church

Joe Bland
Education Connection Chairman
Joe Bland Construction, L.P.
Church Home: Hill Country Bible Church – Steiner

Rachel Kubicki Collins
Education Connection Co-Vice President of Development
ACG, Inc.
Church Home: Emmaus Catholic Church

Pastor Larry Coulter
Education Connection Vice President of Finance & Governance
The Lakeway Church – Senior Pastor
Church Home: The Lakeway Church

Scott Crossett
Education Connection Co-Vice President of Development
Apple Leasing
Church Home: Austin Christian Fellowship

Kerrie Miksch
Education Connection Vice President
Vantage Properties
Church Home: Hill Country Bible Church – Austin

Rev. Dr. Daryl L. Horton
Christ Together Greater Austin Chairman
Education Connection Pastor Liaison
Mt. Zion Baptist Church – Senior Pastor
Church Home: Mt. Zion Baptist Church

Mel Jones
Education Connection Vice President of Marketing & Events
Church Home: Hill Country Bible Church – Austin

Pastor Herb Moffett, Jr.
Education Connection Board Member
Restoring God’s Family Ministry (RGF) – Pastor
Church Home: Restoring God’s Family Ministry (RGF)

Darla Wegner
Education Connection Board Member
Fifth Generation, Inc.
Church Home: Gateway Church

Amy Wilke
Education Connection Operations Director
Christ Together Greater Austin
Church Home: Bethany United Methodist Church