Board Members

EFAC-USA’s Board is made up of Evangelicals from various jurisdictions. Board members are elected at our annual meeting which is held on the last day of our annual conference.

Rev. Dustin Messer ministers to young adults at All Saints Dallas and teaches theology at Legacy Christian Academy in Frisco, TX. Before starting his doctoral work in religion and sociology at La Salle University, Dustin graduated from Boyce College, Covenant Theological Seminary, and completed a fellowship at the National Review Institute.

Rev. Adam Young has served as an ordained PCA pastor for 7 years and as an ordained Episcopal presbyter since 2016. He is currently developing and leading Chapel of the Incarnation, a parish ministry to the University of Florida community in Gainesville, FL. He is happily married to a wonderful licensed counselor, Beth, and has three incredible children – Isaac, Aiden, and Rosie. Together they wrangle an energetic golden-doodle puppy appropriately named Georgia.

Treasurer

The Revd Dr Philip Wainwright is a native of England, and a resident of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Ordained in the Episcopal Church in 1986, he is  retired from parish ministry, but currently serves on the staff of Trinity Cathedral. He has been a member of EFAC-USA since he discovered its existence in 1990. He edited the Episcopal Evangelical Journal until its demise in 2003, and wrote Biblical Reasons for Staying in the Episcopal Church in 2008. He has a PhD in Church History from the University of Kent at Canterbury, in which he studied attempts to reform the episcopate in the Church of England during the 17th century. His hobbies are music, poetry and philosophy. He is married with six children and four grandchildren.

Secretary

LeeAnna Upperman has served as an EFAC-USA Board Member for over a year.  LeeAnna is our Secretary and Conference Event Planner.  LeeAnna has a Masters of Arts in Higher Education and a Masters of Arts in Religion.  She is in her third year as the Executive Administrator at Trinity School for Ministry.  She enjoys exercise and crafting of any sort!

Rev. Richard Crocker trained for the ministry at Wycliffe Hall Oxford. After ordained service as an inner city curate and school chaplain in Birmingham, he was called to the US, and served as Rector in Iowa, as Associate Rector for Discipleship at Truro Church in Fairfax, VA, and as Rector of St James Anglican Church in Newport Beach, CA. His interests include Biblical preaching, effective discipleship, church planting, and liturgy with an evangelical perspective. He is married to scientist and author Dr Caroline Crocker, and they have four children and six grandchildren.

President

Rev. Zachary Neubauer is the Associate Rector at Christ Church in Macon, GA.
Zac earned his B.A. from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois is 2007. He received his M.Div. from Trinity School for Ministry in 2017. Zac is married to his lovely wife Erica. They are proud parents of four boys, Clive, Rory, Boone, and Kent. Zac enjoys spending time with his family, baseball, reading, and riding his bike.

The Rev. Ethan Magness is the founding Rector of Grace Anglican Church in Grove City, PA. Ethan grew up in Harmony, Pennsylvania. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Eastern University in 2002, and graduated from Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry 2006. Ethan is interested in the how the Gospel connects with our quaking inward lives, the centrality of the Cross, and the themes of the early Reformation. Ethan is married to Monique, and they have three daughters, Cora, Ella, and Avelina. In his spare time, Ethan enjoys reading, watching The Office, cooking and eating Indian food, and spending time laughing along with his friends and family.