meet our staff


Nathan Eikenberry

Lead Pastor

Pastor Nathan grew up in Rossville, IN where he attended school through high school graduation. Nathan graduated college from Clarks Summit University in Pennsylvania (formerly Baptist Bible College) with a Bachelor of Science in Bible. He then continued his education at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary where he completed a Master of Divinity in 2014. He is currently working on a D.Min. at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Nathan has been married to his wife Eve since 2009 and has 3 kids: Annabelle, James, and Asher. Nathan enjoys good books and movies, playing games with friends, and spending time with family.

Mike Vauters

Associate Pastor

Pastor Mike served as lead pastor of Cornerstone for 25 years. Mike now serves as the associate pastor involved with helping mentor others and train leaders. He and his wife, Cathy, have been married over 40 years. They both grew up in Linden (just south of Lafayette) and were childhood sweethearts. Together, they have 3 grown children who are faithfully serving the Lord, and 8 grandchildren. Mike likes to be on the water fishing or skiing, enjoys remodeling projects, and has run the Indy Mini marathon 19 out of the past 21 years.

Alex Schwartz

Worship Pastor

Pastor Alex graduated from Truett McConnell University in May 2014 with a Bachelors in Music, concentration in Contemporary Worship. He is currently working on an M.Div. at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Hannah, moved from Georgia to join the Cornerstone family in May 2016. They both welcomed their little girl, Evelyn, in July of 2020. They eagerly anticipating the arrival of a baby boy in April 2023. Alex enjoys the Atlanta Braves, disc golf, and time with his family.

Josh Pyper

Student Pastor

Pastor Josh grew up in metro-Detroit Michigan and loves all things Detroit sports. He attended Clarks Summit University in Pennsylvania where he received his Bachelors of Science in Bible and a MA in Education. Josh has been married to Gretchen since 2014 and they have three sons: Titus, James and David. Josh enjoys all things sports and outdoors including golf and soccer.

Support Staff

Emily DeVon

Tammy Sollars

Patsy Lewandowski

Children's Ministry

Administrative Assistant

Financial Secretary

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