Get to know the Pastors at GLC
Keith & Emily Bruner

Keith & Emily Bruner

Senior Pastor

Pastor Keith was born and raised in Boardman, OH. He graduated from Boardman High School and went on the pursue a degree in theology from Life Christian University. In January 2013, Pastor Keith and Emily returned to the area to launch Greater Life Church in Glenwood Middle School. 

They have two daughters that serve within the church. Pastor Keith and Emily suffered the tragic loss of their third daughter in 1999, but their desire to help lost, hurt and broken people began to burn greatly in their hearts, causing them to realize and pursue their purpose. They know that Jesus Christ is the only true hope for all mankind. God rescued them and they want everyone to know that God will rescue them too!

Andrew & Jenny  Cline

Andrew & Jenny Cline

Executive Pastor

Pastor Andrew and Jenny and their two sons have lived in Boardman since 2015. They came from Butler, PA where they volunteered in the youth ministry at their church. Andrew serves as the Executive Pastor, where he and Jenny are involved in just about everything happening behind the scenes at GLC. They strive to help the leaders accomplish all that God has placed in their hearts and enjoy being part of people finding their God-given purpose.

Nick & Crystal Walters

Nick & Crystal Walters

Next-Gen Pastor

Pastor Nick and Crystal have lived in the Youngstown, Ohio area since birth and have one son and one daughter. Both are graduates of Boardman High School. They oversee the next-gen ministries, which include Kids (birth through 8th grade) and High School (9th-12th grade), and Young Adults. Pastor Nick considered himself an atheist for a short time, and has since found the Bible to be the ultimate source of truth, resulting in a passion for apologetic ministry and helping those that are questioning their faith, specifically youth.

Bob Hanna

Bob Hanna

Connections Pastor

Pastor Bob is the Connection’s Pastor and oversees the Helps ministry. The ministry consists of  greeters, ushers, parking lot attendees, and Life Hub. He has two children and six grandchildren.  Pastor Bob graduated from Boardman High School and attended YSU. He served in the U.S. Army Reserve for 6 years during the Vietnam War. When Pastor Bob is not working or spending time with family, he loves to read, play the piano, and listen to music.

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