Meet the Staff

Jay Hoeckele


Pastor Jay came to QBC in 2018. He is a graduate of Calvary Christian Academy and Cairn University where he received his MDiv. Pastor Jay enjoys spending time with family and friends, and loves playing soccer. He is happily married to his best friend, Dana, and together they have a daughter named Dakota and a son named Griffin. His favorite verse is Ephesians 3:20-21 – “Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever, Amen.”

Sarah Irizarry

Administrative Assistant

Sarah grew up in Western New York, where she was homeschooled. After graduating high school, she attended Clarks Summit University where she met her husband, Eric. After getting married in 2019, she moved to this area and worked to finish her degree. She graduated from Clarks Summit University with a Master of Science in Counseling in 2020. Sarah joined the QBC staff in the summer of 2021. When she isn’t in the office, she enjoys hanging out with friends and family, gardening, and just about anything having to do with plants! Her favorite Bible verse is Psalm 139:14— “I praise You because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Your works are wonderful, I know that full well.”