• Josh Cadwell

    Lead Minister

    Josh leads Victory Christian Church through preaching and teaching the life changing message of Jesus. He wants to inspire people to a new life in Christ. Josh has been in ministry for over 15 years. He has a bachelor's degree and a master's degree from Cincinnati Christian University. In his free time, he listens to podcasts, watches football and basketball, rides four wheelers, and spends time with his four children and his wife.

  • RICK DAVIS

    Executive Minister

    Rick contributes to our mission of showing the love of Jesus by making sure our staff, budget and ministries meet the ever changing needs of our community. He has been in ministry for over 40 years and holds a master’s degree from Louisville Bible College. He likes to spend time with his grandchildren, read, golf, and vacation with his wife.

  • DAVID WHEATLEY

    CONNECTIONS MINISTER

    David helps new members get plugged in and oversees Victory's groups and volunteers. He’s here to help you identify your gifts and go deeper in your relationship with Christ. David graduated from the University of Kentucky and holds a master’s degree in Organizational Psychology from Xavier University. Before Victory, David was the Lead Minister at Echo Church in Cincinnati. He loves to spend time with his wife, Amanda, and his daughter, Reed.

  • Evan denief

    CHILDREN'S MINISTER

    Evan leads our Children’s Ministry at Victory. He helps kids explore the Bible in new ways through music, drama, storytelling, and games. He is passionate about partnering with families to reinforce the values they teach at home, and helping their kids fall deeper in love with Jesus. Evan graduated from Johnson University in Knoxville, TN, with a Bachelor’s in Preaching and Church Leadership. He loves exploring parks with his wife, Kiersey, and his daughter, Violette. He also enjoys graphic design, playing guitar, building LEGO sets, playing video games, and painting custom shoes for his side business, Evan Does Shoes.


  • Zach Wilkins

    Student Minister

    Zach leads the student ministry at Victory Christian Church through teaching and helping students learn what it means to develop a faith of their own and allowing it to infiltrate every aspect of their lives. He has a bachelors degree from Ozark Christian College in Joplin, Missouri and considers himself a constant learner. He enjoys basketball, disc golf, coffee, and recording music with his wife, Chelsea, in his free time.

  • AARON MILBOURN

    Worship & Creative Arts Minister

    Aaron leads worship and creative arts at Victory. He is focused on bringing authenticity and freedom to Sunday gatherings. Aaron also works with social media strategy, graphic arts, video creation, lighting, staging/creative elements, website design, and app development. Aaron leads a christian band, Flight of the Fallen, that travels to surrounding churches and venues spreading the gospel through music. Aaron enjoys spending time with his wife, Morgan, and son, Roman. He also enjoys traveling, being outdoors, videography, and playing sports like basketball and disc golf.

  • DALTON MEYERS

    COMMUNICATIONS director

    Dalton works with Communications at Victory. He focuses on bringing new life and creativity to the Victory brand through print and web based outlets, while working to keep the church and community engaged and informed. Dalton oversees various print materials, graphic design, social media strategy, website and app development, and other creative media. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from the IU Kelley School of Business. He enjoys playing guitar, writing music, going to concerts, binge-watching shows on Netflix, and spending time with his wife, Katee, and two dogs, Bentley and Gibson.


  • LOUANNE WHEELER

    Office manager

    LouAnne hopes that you will feel welcomed when you call or visit Victory Christian Church. She provides administrative support to the ministers and is responsible for various projects and duties. She has been a part of Victory Christian Church since 1977 and began her administrative role with Victory in 2009. She earned her Associates Degree in Fine Arts at Ball State University. LouAnne enjoys singing, loves to be with her family and traveling with her husband.

  • Megan Philpott

    Preschool director

    Megan has taught at Victory Christian Preschool for three years and has an educational background in Early Childhood Development. She enjoys working with children, being creative, singing/playing her ukulele, and loving on her dog Oliver. Megan and her husband, Adam, have been residents of Franklin since their marriage in 2011. She is very community minded and enjoys her additional role at Toodleydoo Toys where she runs their Play Class program. Megan is also the worship leader at her church, Cornerstone, in Trafalgar. 


  • JASON MCHENRY

    RECREATION DIRECTOR & IT ADMINISTRATOR

    Jason and his family have been involved in our Recreation Ministry in various capacities for four years. He, his wife, Lindy, and their four children, Ethan, Taylor, Parker and Annabelle have all been active members of Victory Christian Church for over three years.  Jason brings a passion for helping kids simultaneously grow in their sports and grow in their faith.  He enjoys his role at the church along with his position at Franklin College in their IT department.  You can also find him in the balcony helping with the Worship Team sound production on Sunday mornings. 

  • REX WELLS

    Facilities DIRECTOR

    Rex serves as the Facilities Director of our Victory campus. From outside grounds to everywhere within the church, Rex has probably been a part of what is happening. He has been happily married for the last 47 years. They have attended Victory for 44 years where Rex has served as a deacon, elder, and trustee. Before becoming full-time at the church Rex worked 36 years at Eli Lilly retiring in 2002. 

  • RICHARD MATTHEWS

    Facilities Assistant  

    Richard has been serving as our Facilities Assistant for 12 years and Security for 5 years. He and his wife have been a long time members of Victory Christian Church. Richard loves fishing, target shooting, and golf.

  • MATT HUDSON

    Custodian

    Matt has lived in the Franklin area for over 30 years. He graduated from Franklin Community High School, attended Franklin College, then earned his Bachelor of Music from the University of Indianapolis. Matt has been an active participant in the Victory Worship Band since July, 2015 and a member since 2010. 

  • Judi Walker

    custodian

    Judi joined the team in 2016 and previously worked as a florist. She enjoys landscaping, gardening, and enjoys spending time with her family, especially her granddaughters.