Our Team

  • Jon Welch, Senior Pastor

    Jon was born and raised in Iowa. After graduating from in Indiana Wesleyan in 2000, he arrived at First Wesleyan Church where he met some of the finest people on earth. In 2009, he graduated from Asbury Theological Seminary and began as senior pastor in January 2014. He is married to Sarah-Marie and they have three kids: Jack, Isabella, and Mia Kate.  He loves cheering for his favorite team, the Iowa Hawkeyes.

    Contact Jon: jon@meetlivego.com

  • Andrew Day, frankfort Campus Pastor

    Andrew was born in Marion, OH and moved to Chillicothe when he was 15 and began attending First Wesleyan Church. In 2005, he graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University and did an internship at 12Stone Church in Lawrenceville, GA. He moved back to First Wesleyan the following year and joined the staff. He is married to Heather and they have four kids: Corinne, Cooper, Hudson, and Emmett. He loves the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Cincinnati Reds.

    Contact Andrew: andrewday24@gmail.com

  • Tyler Harris, Youth Pastor

    Tyler grew up in Battle Creek, Michigan and attended Indiana Wesleyan where he graduated with a degree in Youth Ministry.  He came to First Wesleyan in May of 2016.  He loves the University of Michigan, food, fishing, and playing church softball.

    Contact Tyler: tyler@meetlivego.com

  • Molly Lloyd, Children's Pastor

    Molly was born and raised in Ross County and went to Paint Valley High School. She graduated from Rio Grande College in 1975 and worked at Fayette County Memorial Hospital. She married Byron and they had three daughters and a son who have given them nine grandchildren. She and her family started attending First Wesleyan in 2000 and Molly came on staff in 2015. Her greatest joy in life is serving God and loving her family.

    Contact Molly: mollymlloyd27@gmail.com

  • Anne Cox, Pastoral Assistant

    Anne was born in Chillicothe but lived in Columbus for twelve years growing up. She graduated from Hiram College in 1975. She has two sisters and lives on a farm with her husband of 36 years, Bill. She enjoys walks, kayaking, and trail rides. She has attended First Wesleyan for 28 years.

    Contact Anne: anne@meetlivego.com

  • Traci Click, Director of Finanaces and Facilities

    Traci grew up in Chillicothe and has attended First Wesleyan her entire life, where she has been heavily involved in the ministry of the church and has grown in her faith.  She is married to Jon and has two kids, Tanner and Emma, both of whom are in high school. Traci and Jon spend a lot of time attending their kids activities and they love to spend time and make memories with family.

    Contact Traci: traci@meetlivego.com