Our Staff

Steve Allen

Family Minister


Steve Allen serves as our Family Minister overseeing the Children’s and Youth Ministries. Steve first attended Crossroads as a high school junior while attending Newport High School, served as a volunteer with the Middle School Ministries while attending the University of Washington, and then served as a Middle School and High School Pastor for seven years after college. Steve and his family were also supported by Crossroads while they served in Zambia for five years while training pastors at Action Pastor’s College. Upon returning, he spent the next five years as Executive Director at Family Promise of Spokane. Steve studied at Multnomah Seminary and Western Seminary and finished his mDiv at Newburgh Seminary. He is married to Stephanie and has four daughters. He is grateful to be back at Crossroads to help support parents and volunteers as we together become a village to disciple the next generation to love and serve Jesus. 

Kristin Mowat

Elementary Coordinator


Kristin and her husband John are active members of CBC and are the parents of three elementary-aged boys. She has a heart to be used by God to serve kids as they discover God’s always and forever love. Kristin loves reading, cooking, road trips, chocolate, spending time with her family, and a good cup of coffee.

Brittany Amandus

Early Childhood Coordinator


Brittany and her family have been attending Crossroads for the past 6 years. Brittany has an Elementary Education Degree from California State University Bakersfield and has been involved in church ministry since she was in Junior High. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Steve who is an engineer at Boeing and playing with their 5 children. Brittany has seen firsthand the faithfulness of God in her life in bringing her through many health issues in the past 15 plus years. She has a dedicated service dog Addy and enjoys spending time outside and being creative.

Jane Kozlovski

Program Assistant


Our dear Jane is anything but plain! She has a smile as bright as the yellow sunshine, and a heart as big as the bright blue sea. She loves our children and families, and is always there to help. She lives in a teeny tiny house with her faithful dog, Graycee and talented husband, Allen.

Sarah Brooks-Dudgeon

AWANA & Summer Splash Coordinator


Sarah has been attending Crossroads for almost 2 years and has been involved in AWANA programming for nearly her entire life both as a student and, more recently, as a volunteer. She is very excited to have the opportunity to serve volunteers, students, and their families in this new role. And we are so excited she is sharing her expertise with us!

Laurie Werre

Childcare Coordinator


Laurie has been working with children in a variety of school and church settings for over 34 years. Laurie is a Seattle native and enjoys spending time with family, traveling, hiking, biking, snow skiing, kayaking, reading, playing board games, and watching sports. Laurie and her husband Todd married in August of 1983 and have two married children who live in the area. Life is good!