Mitch BenedictWorship Arts Director
Mitch serves as the Worship Arts Director at ACC. He’s passionate about leading the church in worship and loves that this church is like family.
Both originally from Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, Mitch is married to his best friend, Emma, and they have a son named Thomas. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf, cooking, spending time with his wife, and listening to vinyl records.
Chris ComstockPastor of Youth and Young Adults
Chris serves at ACC as our Pastor of Youth and Young Adults, with a specific vision to partner with parents to point our 6th-12th grade students to Christ. With a passion to see teenagers grow in their relationship with God and truly grasp what it means to be a Christ-follower, he is excited to serve alongside his ReMIX Ministry team!
Chris was born and raised in Carroll County, MD. He has been married for 7 years to his beautiful southern belle, Renee. They have 2 hilarious, wild, and tender-hearted kids, Aiden and Allie. They love watching the Ravens, eating Mexican (chips and cheese if you ask Aiden & Allie) and exploring new places to play!
Jen DunningDirector of Children's Ministry
Jen is the Director of Children’s Ministry at ACC. After serving at ACC from 2008-2012 and then serving as a Children’s Ministry Director in Texas, Jen and her family returned to serve in the KidPointe ministry she created. Jen has a true passion for serving families through children’s ministry.
Jen is a graduate of Cincinnati Christian University and has been enjoying various aspects of Children’s Ministry for 19 years. She and her husband Anthony currently reside in Pasadena, MD with their daughters, Natalie and Brynn. When Jen is not wearing a goofy costume to help promote ministry events, she enjoys home improvement projects that allow her to play with power tools. Her other favorite pastime includes jumping out to scare fellow co-workers.
Karen EmeryExecutive Assistant
Karen serves as an Executive Assistant to Pastor Matt and Mack, helping to keep our office running smoothly and our Executive Team looking good.
More on Karen coming soon.
Stephanie EvansDirector of Community Outreach
Stephanie loves to serve and help others, and as the Director of Community Outreach here at ACC, she feels blessed to be able to do this every day. If you find yourself needing help with your utilities, loss of a job, lack of health insurance, or other situations where you might need assistance, please reach out to her. Stephanie continually tries to find whatever resources are available in our community (public, non-profit, state, etc.) to assist people with their needs.
Stephanie is happily married to her husband Mark, and is the proud mom of five loving daughters, two grandsons, and four granddaughters. She loves spending time with my family, and enjoys taking care of her grandchildren. Stephanie is usually always doing something because she doesn’t like to sit still for long. Also, she loves to talk. . . but not on stage!
Cynthia FurstNext Steps Coordinator
Cynthia serves at ACC as our Next Steps Coordinator. Her daily passion is to introduce people to Jesus and His church family ‐ helping ACCers Worship, Connect, Give, Serve, and Grow.
Cynthia was born in New York and moved to Alaska 39 years ago where she met and married her buddy, Mario. Together, they are blessed with 3 daughters, 2 sons-in-law, and 4 joy-filled grandbabies. For Cynthia, a blessed day includes time with Jesus, time with her Buddy & family, and a sewing or gardening project (topped off with sharing Jesus to those around her).
Paula McGunigaleAdministrative Assistant
Bio coming soon.
Matt OusdahlLead Pastor
As the Lead Pastor at ACC, Matt helps to cast vision for ACC and our various ministries. He loves to preach and teach God’s Word to others, encouraging them in their faith journey. The most rewarding facet of his ministry? Being able to share Jesus with people and watch God change their lives for the better.
Even more than being a pastor, his favorite titles are “husband” and “father”. He and his wife, Melissa, have been married for 15 years, and according to Matt, “She’s easily my best friend and the prettiest girl in any room.” Together, they have three daughters: Michaela, Madelin and Molly.
Matt grew up in California, but moved to the East Coast in 1999. He enjoys being around people, especially family. Travel, Texas Hold’em, and improvisational comedy are among his top favorite things to do.
Dustin PeadCreative Arts Pastor
Dustin serves at ACC as our Creative Arts Pastor, with a heart to see creativity raise the banner of Christ in the local church. His mission is to see everyone express their creativity in a way that builds up other believers and attracts those far from Jesus.
Dustin was born and raised in Prince George County, VA. He has been married for 11 years to his beautiful bride, Sarah. They have high-energy kids, Ethan and Aubrey. They love watching NASCAR, eating southern food, reading, and traveling!
Sarah PeadCommunications Director
Sarah serves at ACC as our Communications Director, and has a heart to share the life-changing message of Christ through visual arts and other relevant media. Having grown up in southeast Virginia, Sarah is an east coast girl at heart, so she is beyond thankful to be a part of the growing ministry of ACC.
Her life’s mission is to seek Jesus as a wife, mom, and artist. She’ll also be the first to tell you that getting up early and running a 5k is one of her favorite weekday activities.
Sarah has been married to her true love, Dustin, for 11 years. They have two wild and free children, Ethan and Aubrey, love traveling, trying out new restaurants, and getting tattoos!
Clint RozeBuilding Operations Manager
Clint serves as the Building Operation Manager at Arundel Christian Church, which means his ministry is maintaining one of our largest assets (our building) and making sure that it is ready for fulfilling the mission and vision of ACC.
More about Clint coming soon.