Chris Atwell has more than two decades of pastoral ministry and church planting experience in diverse contexts. He is currently the Lead Pastor of Vision and Instruction at Portico Church in Charlottesville, VA, which he planted in 2004. Before founding Portico, Chris served as a youth pastor for ten years in Virginia and California. Chris is also the Area Leader for Central Virginia in Acts 29 North Atlantic. Chris and his wife, Jenn, have three daughters.