C4 Board



Konan Stephens – Founder/President

Konan is passionate about loving people to LifeChange through Jesus Christ. He has a burning desire to expand the Kingdom of God. Through stories, humor and authenticity, he makes the Word of God come to life. Konan serves as lead pastor at C3 Church in Pickerington which he planted nine years ago. His passion is to encourage, equip, and empower others. His greatest desire is to make a dent through salvation and by planting churches. He is confident that every believer has the ability to change the world.

Konan is the founder of The C4 Church Planting Network, serves as an Executive Presbyter for the Ohio Ministry Network, as well as serving as the Ohio Co-Men’s Ministry Director. He resides in Pickerington Ohio with his wife, Keri, and their three children Kaden, Kross, and Kalvarie. He enjoys Ohio State football, running, and the outdoors.


Joe Grubbs – C4 Network Director

Joe is the Lead Pastor of NOW Church.  His simple, yet effective, illustrated style of ministry has impacted congregations around the world.  Most of Joe’s focus has been directed towards the development of the local church but he has traveled extensively internationally ministering in Canada, China, England, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Japan, Korea and Mexico.  Joe studied at Christ for the Nations in Dallas, TX. Joe served as Youth Pastor in Roanoke, VA, Staff Minister in Greenville, SC, Pastoral Care/Bible College Instructor in Columbus, OH and First Impression Coordinator in Pickerington, OH.



Hope Matheny – Board Member

Hope Matheny is a partner at C3 Church in Pickerington, Ohio where she also served as a member of the advisory committee, executive leadership team and stewardship team. While currently serving as a board member of the C4 Network she also works in the construction industry where she continues to serve multiple construction companies in risk management services, as well as claims and loss control services. Hope enjoys spending time with her children and grand children; as well as volunteering in her community.


Jeff Wilson- Board Member

Jeff is the C3 Care Pastor at C3 Church in Pickerington, Ohio where he has served as a member of the executive leadership team,stewardship team,and on the worship team. He is also a board member of the C4 Network. Where he serves on several C4 Church plants Advisory Committees. Prior to his position at C3 Church, he was an owner operator of his own business for 30 years. He has also been happily married to his wife Dee for 30 years, with 2 daughters and 2 grandchildren.