Leadership & Staff

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Sam Thomas

Executive Pastor

Leadership Team

Sam was born and raised in the Chicago suburbs, before he joined the Northside staff in 2014. He graduated with his degree in Communications from Northern Illinois University and followed God’s calling to begin ministry work with a church staff, where he worked for a decade. He and his wife, Angie, have five kids; Leiah, Owen, Wynn, Ellie and Piper, and two dogs, Penny and Finn, and live in Sellersburg. Sam loves working with and leading the staff team to passionately connect unconnected people to Jesus Christ.