Rochelle Beckemeyer been serving as senior pastor at Echo Christian Fellowship in Lake Orion, MI, since June of 2008, having received a Master of Divinity degree from Michigan Theological Seminary (May 2008) and ministry credentials through the Assemblies of God (Certified Nov 2006, Licensed Nov 2007). She received her ordination credential in May of 2010. In addition to serving in ministry, Rochelle has worked at Chrysler (now Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) since January of 1999, first as an IT consultant for ACS, Inc (A Xerox Company), then as a direct employee (June 2014). Prior to her work at Chrysler, Rochelle worked for General Physics of Troy as a technical writer, having received a Bachelor of Arts in Scientific and Technical Communication from Michigan Technological University in May of 1993. More important than these degrees and credentials, Rochelle received Christ as her Lord and Savior in December of 1997. Since that time, she has been increasingly consumed with a passion to see lives transformed through relationship with our heavenly Father.
"Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisors they succeed." Prov 15:22
Echo's Advisory Board is made up of mature believers with various gifts and a unified passion to see God's Kingdom advance in our community. As a District-Supervised Assembly of God church, our President ex officio is the director of supervised churches. Bi-monthly board meetings are chaired by the Vice-President and Pastor. Our Treasurer and two of our Board Members are long-time members of the congregation, all with experience in special needs ministry. Our Secretary is a leader in the community and in her home congregation. Each member brings a wealth of knowledge and wisdom to round out our Advisory Board.