Team

Ken Cross – Executive Director, Sports Chaplains Network

Ken brings over 3 decades of ministry to his role as Executive Director of SCN. A mentor to a number of sports leaders in the area and nationally, he additionally functions as Chaplain for both the 49ers of University of North Carolina Charlotte women’s basketball and the Royals men’s team of Queen’s University, both in Charlotte, NC. One wife, five children and two grandchildren make up the Cross family.

Bob Dyar – Chaplain, Joe Gibbs Racing

For the past 20 years, Bob has been involved in sports ministry. Since 1996, he has served as the Lead Chaplain for Joe Gibbs Racing in Huntersville, NC. He and his wife, Connice (also a SCN chaplain), raised their three children in nearby Charlotte, NC. Bob grew up in Columbia, SC where he also received degrees in Computer Science and an MBA at the University of South Carolina. Bob left the business world in 1988 to serve in ministry beginning at a local church, another sports ministry, and then founding and leading The Sports Outreach Group. Bob is the President of the Sports Outreach Group of which the Sports Chaplains Network is a part.

Jon Wehner – Director of Operations

Jon moved from Eastpointe, MI in 1992 to pursue a career in racing. He experienced success for various teams and independent engine builders – including 2 back-to-back Truck Series Championships. While excelling in his field he had been attending Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary working on a Masters Degree in Divinity. God intervened and called him to pastor an outreach for the racing community called Monday Night Church. With the ministry fully establish Jon joined The Sports Outreach Group in 2011 as Director of Operations. If you have any questions about finances please contact Jon Wehner jonwehner@sportschaplains.org.


Board of Directors



Ken Samuelson

Breck Bolton

Ed Reule

Steve Walker

Billy Flippin

Bob Dyar

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