Pastoral staff

  • Scott Joseph

    lead pastor

    Scott started High Rock Church along with a team of 25 people during the summer of 2008. His main responsibilities include preaching, training leaders, and generally helping to drive the vision forward.  He and his wife Stacy have three incredibly cute kids - Zoe, born in 2005, Asher, born in 2008, and Hannah, born in 2012. 

  • Tim Reeves

    staff pastor

    Tim is one of our Staff Pastors. He and his wife Lindsay moved to Bloomington from Seattle in 2008 to help start High Rock. Tim came on staff in 2010. He shares preaching responsibility with Scott, oversees the details of the Sunday morning service, and leads our youth group. Tim is the proud dad of Olivia, born in 2010, and Malcolm, born in May 2012. 


  • Chris Jessee

    worship leader

    Chris is the Worship Leader at High Rock. He started coming to High Rock as a student in 2011 and came on staff in 2017.  Chris' responsibilities include leading the church in worship while leading the band musically, as well as training and developing worship leaders and team members.  Chris married Anna in 2015 and is enjoying married life. 

  • Monica Butler

    Kids Coordinator

    Monica oversees the week to week operations of our Kids Program. You'll see her on Sunday mornings checking in with the teachers and meeting parents. Monica and her husband Danny moved to Bloomington in the summer of 2008 to help start High Rock and Monica joined our staff in 2012. Their first child, Caleb, was born in 2011. They added daughters Philippa in 2014 and Josephine in 2017.

  • Melissa Robertson


    Melissa's excellent attention to detail helps us handle all the financial transactions and record keeping for the church. Melissa and her husband Derek have two boys, Callen and Elliott.  She came on staff in 2017.