Pastor of Children, Youth & Young Adults - Team Lead
Wade grew up in Sherwood Park and joined the Heartland team in June 2009. Prior to Heartland, he was on the pastoral staff at Sherwood Park Alliance Church for ten years working with students from grades 5-12 and Young Adults, and where he also ran a drop-in centre for skateboarders and bmx'ers. Wade is a graduate of Taylor University College and the Arrow Leadership Program. He enjoys coaching, playing, and watching basketball, hockey, or football. He is married to Sharla, his high school sweetheart, and they have three children. Wade is passionate that students have a foundational understanding of their faith and that they have real encounters with the presence of God.