Staff Leaders

Stefan Nitzschke


Pastor of College Ministries - Faith Church

Director of Faith West Ministry Housing - Faith West


B.S. - Management Information Systems, Iowa State University
M.Div. - Faith Bible Seminary

Stefan has been serving on the pastoral team at Faith Church since 2016. He and his wife have a passion for discipleship and evangelism. They are the blessed parents of four carefree boys and one sweet girl. Stefan is certified as a biblical counselor through the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC) and is a board member of Faith’s Community Development Corporation.

Joshua Aucoin


Pastoral Intern - Faith Church


B.S. Electrical Engineering Technology, Purdue University
Master of Divinity, Faith Bible Seminary (in progress)

Josh Aucoin serves as one of the Faith Church pastoral interns while pursuing a Master of Divinity degree from Faith Bible Seminary. He serves under Pastor Stefan Nitzschke, and his ministry responsibilities include leading music at Faith Church West and helping oversee the Faith Church college ministry. Josh married his wife, Noelle, in the summer of 2020.

Student Leaders

Michael Feller


B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University (in progress)

Michael, who was raised in Nappanee, IN, has been studying Mechanical Engineering at Purdue since 2015. He is currently a master's student focused on researching 3D optics. He has been attending Faith Church and has been a member of PBF since his freshman year. Michael is thankful for those ministries, as they have helped him grow in his faith by deepening his understanding of the gospel and Christian fellowship. A couple of the PBF ministries Michael is most passionate about are small groups and spring break, since he has seen the Lord work through those ministries in his own life.

Megan Smit


B.S. Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University (in progress)

Megan is a senior at Purdue University studying Speech Language Hearing Sciences. She started attending Purdue Bible Fellowship as a freshman and is thankful for the way God has used this ministry to grow her throughout her time in college. Megan enjoys playing piano for worship team and serving as a small group leader, and she is passionate about freshman outreach and discipleship. When not studying, Megan can often be found playing piano, spending time outdoors, or grabbing coffee with friends.