The Team


Cody Fulk

Pastor & Elder

Cody along with his wife Michaela are parents to nine children. They served as missionaries in Uganda over a six-year period. New Hope Church was his home church when he went to the mission field-and when he came back from the mission field, Cody was called to help by becoming New Hope Church’s Pastor.


Eddie Piker


Pastor Eddie and Denise Piker moved to the New Castle area 32 years ago…from Texas. In August, 2002, his congregation joined with New Hope Church and they have been a part of New Hope for 20+ years. They have two sons, Joseph, who lives in Denver and Stephen, who lives in Wyoming. He is also teaching an in-depth Bible Study every Sunday morning at the Church. 



Nadine Leatherby

Office Manager

Born in Ontario Canada, the middle child of five moved to Colorado in 1975 has lived in New Castle now for 21 years. With her husband Mike of 47 years have attended New Hope Church about 15 years. Nadine has been serving the Church in her current position about 4 years.


Jessica Cornejo

Communications Director

 & Volunteer Coordinator

Born and raised in California, Jessica moved to the valley with her family in 2006. She is the mother of five children. In addition to being our Communications Director, Jessica is also a Certified Personal Trainer. When she's not busy with kids or work, she loves weight lifting, reading, and music. She has attended New Hope since 2020.



Madeleine Miller

Worship Leader

Native to New Castle, Madeleine has called New Hope her home church her entire life. After graduating high school, she spent two years in Los Angeles working with a non-profit organization called the Dream Center. She then moved back to the valley, joining the New Hope staff as our Worship Leader. She loves her community, reading good books, and anything having to do with music!



Dennis Sunderland


Dennis is a teacher at Liberty Classical Academy and a Volleyball coach for United Volleyball Club of the Rockies. He has taught physical education at LCA for the last 4 years. He spent twenty-three years in the Air Force. He is also an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys working with Steve Dahmer managing Bio aquatic Ecosystems. Dennis became an Elder of New Hope Church in 2019.



Mike Crow


Bio coming soon!



Jason Gillis


Bio coming soon!