Church StAFF

  • Kevin Truman


    Rev. Kevin Truman has been the lead pastor of Cross Connections Alliance since September 2008. Kevin has been happily married to April since 1995 and has five children-Stephen, Joshua, Phillip, Kevin and Jesse. Kevin graduated from Penn Hills High School in 1988 and received a Bachelor of Biblical Studies at Maryland Bible College and Seminary in Baltimore,  in 1999. From 1999-2005, Kevin served as the Associate and Youth Pastor with Greater Grace Community Church in Pittsburgh. From 2005-2008, he served as a Youth Leader at the Penn Hills Alliance Church. Along with his pulpit ministry, Kevin is very actively involved in our Men’s Ministry and leads a Mid Week Life Group. Kevin has also served as the team chaplain fo the Pittsburgh Riverhounds Professional Soccer Team since 2014. In addition, Kevin also enjoys playing and coaching soccer and is a percussionist on our worship team.   Kevin currently coaches his two son's soccer team, the U10 Penn Hills Stingers travel team.


  • Lisa Fanning

    worship leader

    Originally from Eastern Pennsylvania, Lisa grew up as a pastor's kid in  Philadelphia. After moving to Pittsburgh in 1982, Lisa has spent much of her adult life serving in music and youth ministries. She has been a member of Cross Connections Alliance Church since 2005 and has been serving as Worship Leader for over 10 years. Lisa also led our Women's Ministry from 2009-2016. Lisa and her husband Jack have been happily married since 1983 and have three adult children.

  • Denise Bernard

    Kids Club Director

    Denise has been a member at Cross Connections Alliance Church since 2013. She lives in Carnegie with her husband Mike and their two children, Renee' and Alex. Denise has been involved in teaching children for many year and is the Director of our Kids Connection for grades Kindergarten thru 6. Denise's desire is for the children to learn the Love of Jesus and depend on him.

  • Jack Fanning

    Media Lead

    Jack Fanning has been our media lead for over 12 years and has brought a high level of professionalism to all we do!


    Front row: Lisa Fanning, Back row (left to right): Bill McWreath, Alice McWreath,, Josh Truman, and Kevin Truman.