Staff


  Isaac and Lindsey Lay, Student Pastor

Isaac and Lindsey Lay, Student Pastor

Isaac and Lindsey Lay currently serve as the student pastors at Solid Rock. Isaac also serves as the band leader for the Solid Rock worship team. 

Isaac and Lindsey started in student ministry in July, 2015.

Outside the church, Isaac works as a Network Engineer and Lindsey as a Dental Hygienist. Together they focus on teaching students how to share the love of Christ through everyday interactions and conversations with their friends at school and work. They make personal connections with each student to learn about them and their lives.

Isaac plays keyboard for the Solid Rock worship team and serves as the ALJC Ohio District Section 5 band leader.

Isaac and Lindsey have been married since November 15, 2014 and do not currently have any children.


  Joel and Amy Protzman, Music Director

Joel and Amy Protzman, Music Director

Joel currently serves as Music Director for Solid Rock as well as the College and Career group leader with is wife, Amy, as a part of the Youth Leadership team.

As a multi-instrumentalist Joel's talents have been used in nearly every capacity. Attending the first meetings of Solid Rock, he led us in worship by himself with an acoustic guitar. Joel has been key in the growth of the Solid Rock worship team.

Together, Joel and Amy serve the College and Career group at Solid Rock, helping young adults transition from high school into life as an adult.

Amy also loves mowing grass and detailing yards.  She is the grounds keeper for SRAC!

Outside of his ministries, Joel serves the Union City community as a police officer. Joel and Amy often volunteer in the Arcanum School District as well. Joel and Amy are parents to Cohen (10) and Ashton (6).


  Stephan Markland, Technical Director

Stephan Markland, Technical Director

Stephan serves as Technical Director at Solid Rock, leading the Sound and Technical departments, as well as playing guitar and bass in the Solid Rock worship band.

Stephan has served in this capacity since the founding of Solid Rock and has been instrumental in the growth of the church, including setting up the existing service internet streaming.

Outside the church, Stephan is a Project Manager with a large electrical company in Cincinnati, OH, further proving his leadership abilities.

Stephan is married to Mindy Markland, Sunday School Director, and has three children: Nicholas (11), Alyse (9), and Alexander (9).


  Mindy Markland, Sunday School Director

Mindy Markland, Sunday School Director

Mindy serves as Sunday School Director at Solid Rock as well as singing in the Solid Rock worship band.

She has been key in planning child focused events including Vacation Bible School, annual Easter Egg hunts, and more.

Mindy is married to Stephan Markland, Technical Director. Outside of church, Mindy is a stay at home mom to children: Nicholas (11), Alyse (9), and Alexander (9).


     Larissa Mowry, Presentation Media Director

   Larissa Mowry, Presentation Media Director

Larissa currently serves as Presentation Media Director for Solid Rock and is part of the Social Media team.

She has worked hard to integrate presentation media as a crucial part of the entire service at Solid Rock.

Outside of Solid Rock, Larissa is a student working to become an early childhood educator and actively works in schools in the Dayton area as a teaching assistant.


   Alex and Angie Richardson, Youth Helpers

 Alex and Angie Richardson, Youth Helpers

Alex and Angie serve as Volunteer Youth Helpers for Solid Rock.

They have a strong burden for the students of Darke County and work daily to make special connections with each student they come in contact with. They work with Isaac and Lindsey to plan many trips throughout the year and weekly activities for the students of Solid Rock.

Outside of Youth ministry, Alex works in the insurance industry and Angie is a receptionist at an optical practice in Springfield, Ohio.


 Eric Eisinger, Promotions Director.

Eric Eisinger, Promotions Director.

Eric currently serves as Promotions Director for Solid Rock and is head of the Social Media team and part of the ministerial team. He also holds a Local license with the Assemblies of the Lord Jesus Christ.

He oversees maintenance of the Solid Rock website and manages all social media accounts and posting. Eric also works to coordinate many special events throughout the year such as the Labor Day fireworks show, known as Solid Rock and Boom.

Outside of Solid Rock, Eric is a board certified Optician and owns his own practice in Springfield, OH and is husband to Janel and father to Andrea (17).


  Melanie Mowry, First Impressions Directo  r

Melanie Mowry, First Impressions Director

Melanie serves as First Impressions Director for Solid Rock.

She is responsible for greeting and guest services at Solid Rock and manages a team of all ages and backgrounds. She is a resource for guests at Solid Rock who have a need or would like to know more about the church or congregation.

Outside of Solid Rock, Melanie is a pharmacist technician in Greenville, OH and is mother to Lindsey Lay (24), Larissa (21), and Blake (17).

  Michael O'Shell Sr., Lead Usher

Michael O'Shell Sr., Lead Usher

Mike serves as the Lead Usher at Solid Rock and is part of the Guest Services team. He along with his wife are the leader's of the Golden Pillar's ministry. Outside of Solid Rock, Mike is self employed as a general contractor and owns his own business.