Pinnacle Staff


Kurt Oheim - Lead Pastor

I’m Kurt Oheim, lead pastor at Pinnacle.  My wife Laura and I have been partnering in ministry since 1980.  Throughout our 37 year marriage we have had a great journey together pastoring churches in Louisiana, Colorado and Texas.  We are grateful for our four adult children Zach, Grayson, Benjamin and Hannah who have expanded the Oheim family with their spouses and one grandson.  Laura and I are part of the founding families that starting Pinnacle in 1997.  My vision for Pinnacle is to see people experiencing a safe family that helps them grow in hope and purpose as they learn to follow Jesus.

Andy Forman - Executive Pastor

I'm Andy Forman. My wife and I came to Pinnacle in 1998 and I joined staff in 2005. I have owned Marble Slab Creamery since 1999. I am a self-proclaimed foodie and I play tennis. I love to play guitar and lead worship at Pinnacle. My three children and four grandchildren keep me busy and make me very proud. In my spare time I like spending time with my wife Nannette traveling in the US and abroad.

Justin Roberts - community life pastor

I’m Justin Roberts, Community Life Pastor at Pinnacle. I am married to a wonderful woman and together we have two daughters who are twelve years apart! I arrived at Pinnacle in 2010 and served as youth pastor for about 5 years before moving into a role overseeing the LifeGroups and pastoring the community. Pinnacle is family to me and I love having the privilege of helping people find and live out the life God has called them to. My other joys are playing guitar, writing, and training for and running Spartan Races.

Tristan Roach - Youth Guy

Hello, I am Tristan Roach, Pinnacle’s Youth Director. I have logged 2,000 hours in the Destiny video game franchise made and published by the studio that brought you Halo, Bungie. I love my position at Pinnacle because I get to see God move in the lives of teenagers, and as a bonus I get to build relationships through playing games and being a mentor.

Hannah Pigg - Worship Director

Hi! I’m Pinnacle’s worship director. I have been at Pinnacle for almost 20 years and on staff since Easter 2014. I’m married and have a beautiful little toddler boy who lights my world. I am passionate about people encountering the presence of Holy Spirit and learning to hear the voice of The Lord. I believe that everyone has a divine purpose and God has called each and every one of us to bring heaven to earth. Fun facts: I am also a cake decorator! And when I’m not chasing my toddler I love to craft, play my guitar, and walk around Hobby Lobby.

Jessica Weiss - Pinnacle Kids Director

I am Jessica Weiss, Pinnacle Kids Director. I have been married to Brad Weiss since 2005. Brad and I have two awesome kids, Thomas and Madison. We have lived in Amarillo for 14 years. I like to spend time with my family, hiking or really just being outdoors in general, and love to read a good book.  I am so happy to become a part of the Pinnacle Kids Team. I believe in keeping Pinnacle Kids safe, while having fun learning about Jesus.

Laura Oheim - Growth Track Director

I’m Laura Oheim and I joined the staff in 2019 as Growth Track Director but I have been a part of Pinnacle since it’s beginning in 1997. I have volunteered in almost every area of Pinnacle life during the last 22 years. I have been married to my high school sweetheart and best friend Kurt since 1981 and we have 4 grown children and 1 amazing grandson, named Julian. In my spare time I enjoy cooking and dancing.

Maggie Dean -connections director

I’m Maggie Dean, the connections director here at Pinnacle.  I've been working at Pinnacle for over 12 years, and have volunteered in almost every area.  I have a background in retail management as a store owner, 20 years experience as a Child Care Director and  several years experience as an event planner/ bridal consultant. I have been married to my husband, Roger for 45 years.  We have two boys and four grandchildren.  I really enjoy reading, being in the mountains by a babbling stream, and planning parties for my family and friends.

Stephanie bankhead - Women’s ministry pastor

I’m Stephanie Bankhead, Women’s Ministry Leader and pastor at Pinnacle. Since fall of 2013, I have led the women’s ministry team, participating in the spiritual health and development of the women at Pinnacle Community Church. God has saved me from the pit of self-destruction and my desire for all women is for them to also know the saving power of Jesus! In 1988, I married my sweetheart, Ron Bankhead and we have two adult children and four of the "cutest grand babies you’ve ever seen in your life.”  I love to read, am a girly-girly who likes all things sparkly and only watches movies that will make me laugh. My favorite verse in the Bible is 2 Timothy 1:7 “For God has not given us a spirit of fear and timidity, but of power, love, and self-discipline."

Ashley Mitchell - Mother’s day out director

Hello, I am Ashley Mitchell, Pinnacle's Mother's Day Out Director. I have two daughters, six & four, and a wonderful husband who helps me raise them! I love my position at Pinnacle because I am passionate about providing young children with an environment they can love and feel safe at while their parents are away!