Pastors & Staff

Dan Allison

Lead Pastor

 Dan Allison is the Founder and Lead Pastor of CrossRoads Church. He has been employed by a large local financial services firm for over 25 years, and has served at CrossRoads helping people find their purpose in life as they hear about and experience the Real Jesus of the Bible. Dan and his wife Sarah have been married for 26 years, and they have four sons, Bob, Mitchell, Russell, and Calvin; Bob and his wife Suzy are the proud parents of Dan and Sarah's first grandchild Kara. (April 2019)

Pete McCloud

Pastor of Faith Formation

 Pete oversees assimilation, evangelism, discipleship and counseling.  He also oversees all the volunteer base that makes a Sunday morning happen.  "Practically it is my job to encourage you to take one more step in your faith walk." Pete is married to April and they have 4 wonderful children and live in Peosta Iowa, USA.

Alex Cole

Worship Pastor

 Alex serves as Worship Pastor at CrossRoads Church. He oversees all music production, graphic design, social media, and web design. Alex and his wife Rachel have lived in Dubuque for just under a year.

Jon Turbett

Student CONNECT Pastor

 Jon has been the Pastor of Students at CrossRoads Church since May, 2018. He and his wife, Missy, lead a large group of adult volunteers in regular Wednesday night gatherings with students. They also organize and take part in monthly “Love Your Neighbor” projects. Jon also helps disciple adult men and students in the church. Jon and Missy have lived in Dubuque for almost 20 years and have four children - all of which are active in the Student Ministry. 

Emily Duenser

Administrative Genius

 Emily serves as an Administrator for CrossRoads.  She spends her time working on a number of things- including database management, finances, and individual ministry support.  Emily and her husband Luke have three kids and have lived in the Dubuque/Peosta area for the past six years.  

Christin Smith

Kid's Church Administrator

 Christin serves as Kids Church Administrator at CrossRoads Church. She oversees all administration for the Kids Church program as well as our annual Peosta Sports Camp program. Christin, her husband and her three kids are originally from the Muscatine area but relocated to Dubuque in 2015.