Dale has been Senior Pastor of Crossway since January 2008. Known as an innovative and positive leader, Dale is a gifted preacher and teacher with a high respect for God’s Word, a proactive passion for evangelism and a strong commitment to equipping Christian leaders. Dale was previously Senior Pastor at New Peninsula Baptist Church (1996–2007). He is married to Edi and they have four adult children.
Scott commenced as Executive Pastor in 2017 and before that served for ten years in senior management at BaptistCare. His background includes church pastoral leadership and print journalism. Scott is a passionate and experienced leader with extensive experience in team leadership, operational management and communications. He is a gifted preacher and writer, with a passion to see people experience Jesus. He is a married to Megan and they have eight children.
Leong has been Director of Strategic Projects since 2018, before which he was Director of Operations and Administration since 2011. Leong is passionate about continuously improving Crossway resources. His experience includes corporate finance in listed corporations and he was Adviser / Group CFO of Kurnia Asia Berhad (2006-2011). Leong is married to Yean Lee and they have two wonderful children.
Director of Strategic Projects
Mark became the Burwood East Campus Pastor at Crossway in January 2020. He has served in a variety of settings, including Heathmont Baptist (Youth Pastor), Newhope Baptist (Associate Pastor), Clovercrest Baptist (Senior Pastor) and Baptist World Aid. He also serves the Essendon Football Club as their Chaplain in a volunteer capacity after serving the Adelaide Crows in the same role for five seasons. Mark has a passion for the local church and loves to empower and release people in their giftings. Being attentive to his family is a huge priority and he loves spending time with them. He is married to Tania and together they are raising four teenagers.
Sam became the SE Campus Pastor in Feb 2019, moving to Melbourne from NZ with his wife Stef and three kids. Having been on team at his previous church for seven years, Sam grew a passion for connecting people with God’s heart through preaching, developing leaders and seeing people become all that God has purposed them to be. When Sam’s not working, you can find him dating his wife, fishing or drinking exceptional coffee.
Alex has been a Chinese Pastor at Crossway since April 2008. Alex is passionate about investing in missional leaders to facilitate discipleship and mission. He is an authentic leader who practices what he preaches. Alex was previously a drug rehabilitation social worker (1998-2003). Recently, Alex joined the COACH team to strengthen the mentoring program serving new immigrants and vulnerable people. He is married to Mary Choi who serves as the Chinese Creative Pastor and they have one lovely daughter.