Rev. Chas Hayes - Associate Pastor
As the Associate Pastor, Chas assists the Senior Pastor in various administrative tasks. Chas oversees multi-site ministries, leadership development and production.
Chas began serving Chestnut Ridge in May, 2017. Chas was born and raised in Iva, South Carolina. After High School, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, where he spent 8 years. Following his military service, Chas served as a sheriff's deputy in Anderson County, South Carolina before entering into full time ministry. Chas has served in student and family ministries in addition to administrative roles. Chas married Jessica Drennon Hayes in 2007 and they now have three children: Bailey, Maddy, and Ben. Chas spends his downtime gardening, farming, and cooking with his family. He enjoys 'dad jokes' far too much.