Rev. Dr. Charles (Chuck) Hunt has been ministering to adolescents, young adults, and their families for more than 30 years. Introducing young people to Christ and seeing them flourish as disciples are his deepest joys.


Chuck excels in nurturing and deepening relationships while connecting people to the holistic gospel in their everyday lives. He has a proven record of building teams in the church and fostering partnerships with organizations in the community. As a trained mediator with a pastoral heart, he is adept at crisis intervention and mediation. Chuck is passionate about Christ’s call to restore our relationship with God and with each other, thus he advocates for righteousness and justice. Through both his career and lived experience, Chuck has an ability to connect with individuals from diverse cultural, spiritual, and economic backgrounds.


Chuck brings his passion for the church, strategic experience, and skills developing people to his role at Slingshot Group. He is the Associate Pastor for Family Ministry at Lake Ave Church in Pasadena, CA. He and his wife Shannon have been married for 23 years and have a blast with their daughter Rhyen when she is home from college. Though cleverly disguised as a responsible adult, Chuck still runs, surfs, mountain bikes, and skateboards.