Johanna Beachy

Family Life Director

Johanna left her native New England to explore the cities and bush-bush of Africa. After a few years and many stories later, she returned with a new name to lead the children’s and student ministry. You can usually find Johanna reading books, hanging out with families, or building campfires outside. Johanna is passionate about connecting people of all ages with Jesus.


Amanda Chitwood

Manchester Student Associate

Since moving to New England in 2014 you can most often find Amanda at Fenway Park cheering on the Red Sox. She enjoys collecting Vans shoes, eating anything with cheese, and listening to Taylor Swift. Amanda is passionate about connecting students with God and helping them know they are loved and have a purpose. 

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Andrew Fross

Student Resident

From hiking the Great Wall of China to climbing tall coconut trees, Andrew is an adventurer at heart. After graduating from Ozark Christian College in 2014, God called Andrew to serve the mission field in New England, where he met his wife Lauren. Andrew's greatest passion is serving the community and helping others discover the love of following Jesus.

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Hailey Sawyer

Student Resident

After 10 year hiatus to the land of sweet tea and Chic-fil-a, Hailey returned to her native New England. Hailey likes to spend time singing into her hair brush, having spontaneous dance parties, and hanging out with Jesus. After many adventures from the east to the west, God placed a new passion in her to share Jesus' love with young people. She gets to live out that passion on a daily basis at MCC along side her incredible Family Life Team!