Meet the Staff


    Lead Minister

    Ivan Spencer is a native of Lexington, KY and a 1991 graduate of Kentucky Christian University. He and his wife Mary Ann have four sons (Caleb, Joshua, Noah and Nathan) a lovely daughter-in-law and a precious granddaughter. Two of his sons are in ministry, one is a pharmacist and the other, a freshman at Spencer County High School. Ivan has been in vocational ministry for 33 years beginning as a youth minister while enrolled at KCU. In the past, he has served as Youth Minister, Associate Minister, Senior Minister, Chaplain and the Administrative Director of KY Church Planting Partnership. He has spent the last 9 years as an Executive Minister at Spencer Christian Church. He has a passion for local outreach and global missions and loves connecting with and talking to people about Jesus. Ivan is a fan of all things Kentucky, especially the University of Kentucky Wildcats. He loves playing Rook, camping, fishing, laughing and eating homemade Butterscotch Pie! He is currently working on his Master degree from Louisville Bible College.

    You can email Ivan at



    Micah grew up in Northern Ohio and joined the Fox Creek staff in August of 2019. He graduated from Kentucky Christian University, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Youth and Family Ministries and Bible. Prior to coming to Fox Creek he has served as a Youth Minister in Kentucky for almost 10 years. He is married to the awesome Rebecca (Call her Becca) and they have three daughters; Zoey, Olivia, and Nora. He loves superheroes, playing most sports, and video games. But more importantly, he loves Jesus and wants to help lead students to a lasting relationship with Him!


    You can email Micah at

  • Tim Wells

    Children's Minister

    Tim grew up at Fox Creek but joined as an official staff member in June 2014.  Before joining the ministry staff at Fox Creek, Tim taught at Robert B. Turner Elementary School in Lawrenceburg.  He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Early Elementary Education and a  Bachelors of Arts degree in Bible from Kentucky Christian University.  He obtained his master’s degree and Rank 1 in Education at Eastern Kentucky University.  Tim is married to Lori (Reed) Wells and they have three children – Abigail Grace, Molly Kate, and Josiah Reed.  Tim strives to teach children to Love God, Love People and Change the World! 

    You can email Tim at



    Stephen grew up in Campbellsville, KY and came on as part-time staff in April 2019.  He received his Bachelor's in Music Education from Campbellsville University before moving to Paducah, KY to teach middle school choir.  He also holds a Master of Arts in School Administration from Morehead State University.  After meeting his wife, Kayla, in 2015, he soon after moved to Lawrenceburg, where he now lives and currently teaches Class Piano and Music History and Appreciation at Bondurant Middle School in Frankfort, KY.  Together, he and Kayla have 5 children; Leigha, Macy, Jax, Olivia, and Gabby.  Stephen has served as Music Minister at various churches over the last 13 years and says there is almost no sweeter sound than listening to God's people lifting up sincere praises to Him.

    You can email Stephen at


    Secretary & Facilities Manager

    Missy began serving on staff in July 2019.  Before coming here, she was an administrative assistant / facility administrator at Lawrenceburg United Methodist Church for six years and previously retired from the Kentucky Department of Education. Missy grew up in Western Anderson County, is married to her husband Terry, and they have two children - Hannah & Elijah.

    You can email Missy at