Adam Young   

Lead Pastor

Adam is the founding and lead pastor of Element Church, which he and his wife started together in 2013. Adam and his wife, Alaina, have been married for 14 years and they have three amazing kids - Beckett (12) and Blythe (10) and Kierce (6).

Adam and Alaina both grew up in Oklahoma and met while attending college at Oklahoma State University, where Adam majored in Sociology and Alaina in Human Development and Family Science. Adam earned a Master of Divinity degree from Gateway Seminary in 2015 and a Master of Theology degree from Denver Seminary in 2018.

Adam has a passion for teaching the Bible and for leadership development. In addition to teaching in Element Church each week, Adam is a faculty member of Colorado Christian University and teaches in churches and schools in both the U.S. and abroad. Adam and Alaina are committed to living a focused life and aside from serving God, family is their top priority. In his free time, Adam enjoys fishing, hunting, reading, and drinking coffee. Alaina enjoys reading, running, drinking coffee, and working on her photography business.

Kyle Vatole   

Worship Leader

Kyle has been the worship pastor at Element Church since 2019. Kyle and his wife, Megan, have been married since 2010 and have three beautiful daughters Amelia (3), Ainsley (1). And Abigail (1).

Kyle earned his Bachelor’s of Music in Music Ministry in 2010 at Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis, Missouri. He has spent most of his life serving in church in some music role and has been leading worship for churches for over 12 years. He has a passion for music, specifically worship, and seeing the congregation grow in their relationship with God through worship.

Kyle loves spending time with his family and adventuring the beautiful state that we live in. He also loves all things comic book related, running (especially chasing after 3 active daughters!) spending time outdoors, playing video games, and working on home projects.

Alyssa Voglewede   

Connections Director

Alyssa is the Connections Director at Element Church. She believes we are all wired for connection and has a passion for helping people feel more connected, both within the church and in personal relationships. Coming from a background in teaching, she also enjoys the opportunity to teach the Bible and disciple others. Alyssa has her Masters in Counseling from Colorado Christian University and is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Colorado. 

Alyssa is originally from Las Vegas, but loves living in Colorado and all it has to offer! She feels blessed to have family close by and a great community to do life with. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, catching a movie, enjoying a good book, getting outdoors, and finding fun coffee shops.