Our Team

Caleb Stanley Chief Operations Officer, Teacher Born and raised in Newnan, Georgia, Caleb Stanley grew up with a dream that God planted in his heart; helping people find their place in God's story. The Alternative is growing fast. Vision has to be clear. Caleb helps keep the dream in front of leaders and influencers, both locally and nationally. He is passionate about people, their story, and how it all plays into the big picture.

Caleb Stanley

Chief Operations Officer, Teacher

Born and raised in Newnan, Georgia, Caleb Stanley grew up with a dream that God planted in his heart; helping people find their place in God's story. The Alternative is growing fast. Vision has to be clear. Caleb helps keep the dream in front of leaders and influencers, both locally and nationally. He is passionate about people, their story, and how it all plays into the big picture.

Austin Dennis Chief Logistics Officer, Teacher Austin Dennis grew up on the southside of Atlanta and is a calculated risk-taker with a deep passion for excellence. He keeps the team standing firm in the face of immense growth.  While handling day to day operations, he also makes sure teams are functioning in a healthy and sustainable way. Austin is a protecter, provider, and level-headed fighter for all peopl, including his wife Rachel and daughter Esther Rose.

Austin Dennis

Chief Logistics Officer, Teacher

Austin Dennis grew up on the southside of Atlanta and is a calculated risk-taker with a deep passion for excellence. He keeps the team standing firm in the face of immense growth.  While handling day to day operations, he also makes sure teams are functioning in a healthy and sustainable way. Austin is a protecter, provider, and level-headed fighter for all peopl, including his wife Rachel and daughter Esther Rose.

Luke Lezon  Chief Communications Officer, Teacher  Luke Lezon grew up in Dallas, Texas before graduating from Texas A&M University with a degree in Communication, minoring in Creative Studies. After graduating, Luke married his beautiful wife, Lindsey, and co-planted Hill City Church in Fayetteville, Arkansas. After pastoring at Hill City for two years, Luke and his wife moved to and currently live in Atlanta, Georgia.  Above all, he is passionate about seeing others come to know Jesus and make Him known.

Luke Lezon

 Chief Communications Officer, Teacher 

Luke Lezon grew up in Dallas, Texas before graduating from Texas A&M University with a degree in Communication, minoring in Creative Studies. After graduating, Luke married his beautiful wife, Lindsey, and co-planted Hill City Church in Fayetteville, Arkansas. After pastoring at Hill City for two years, Luke and his wife moved to and currently live in Atlanta, Georgia.  Above all, he is passionate about seeing others come to know Jesus and make Him known.

 
 
Rachel Dennis | The Garden Rachel grew up in Mobile, Alabama until her heart for non-profit missions brought her to the southside of Atlanta in 2014. Rachel has a deep passion for influencing young women, reminding them of their worth, and helping them find their identity in Christ. She is a bold dreamer, setting an example for girls not only in how big she dreams but in her ability to help others dreams come to fruition. She helps keep the Alternative on track in administrative duties while also leading The Garden, the women's ministry of The Alternative.

Rachel Dennis | The Garden

Rachel grew up in Mobile, Alabama until her heart for non-profit missions brought her to the southside of Atlanta in 2014. Rachel has a deep passion for influencing young women, reminding them of their worth, and helping them find their identity in Christ. She is a bold dreamer, setting an example for girls not only in how big she dreams but in her ability to help others dreams come to fruition. She helps keep the Alternative on track in administrative duties while also leading The Garden, the women's ministry of The Alternative.

Lindsey Lezon | The Garden Lindsey Lezon grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan with a heart to bring people into the same life-altering relationship that she has experienced with Jesus. After meeting her future husband, Luke Lezon, she moved to Fayetteville where she helped co-plant a church. After helping lead there for a few years, she and her husband moved to Atlanta, Georgia to help lead the Alternative. Lindsey is the personification of servant-hearted leadership with a passion to help women understand their worth in Christ.

Lindsey Lezon | The Garden

Lindsey Lezon grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan with a heart to bring people into the same life-altering relationship that she has experienced with Jesus. After meeting her future husband, Luke Lezon, she moved to Fayetteville where she helped co-plant a church. After helping lead there for a few years, she and her husband moved to Atlanta, Georgia to help lead the Alternative. Lindsey is the personification of servant-hearted leadership with a passion to help women understand their worth in Christ.