Heritage Hill Campus

Service Times:

Sunday: 10am


48 Lafayette Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Campus Pastor

Alex Fernandez

Born of Cuban immigrants from the 1960’s, Alex grew up most of his life in West Michigan. He is a graduate of Central Michigan University in 1993 with Bachelor’s in Business Administration and Sociology. Alex met his wife Bethann at their first job out of college. Bethann is also employed by Cornerstone Church as Director of Kid’s Ministry.

Alex’s roles within ministry at Cornerstone have been many. He served as a lay leader for 7 years in Youth Ministry. He also led the development and implementation of Cornerstone’s Young Adult Ministry, The Haven, where he co-led for 6 years. Alex officially joined the Cornerstone staff as a Campus Pastor in 2012. His theological education has come through the United Methodist Local Pastor Licensing process.

Since 2000, Alex has been employed at Herman Miller, Inc. He has served as Plant Director for a manufacturing division for much of the last ten years, and now more recently he serves as a Senior Manager of Corporate Diversity and Inclusion, championing diversity and inclusion efforts within the company, community, and globally. He continues his employment with Herman Miller on a part-time basis.

Alex is fluent in Spanish. He and Bethann live in Caledonia and have two children, Grant and Maya.