Leadership Staff

Leadership Staff

Lead Pastor

Leonard Thompson

Pastor Leonard along with his wife Karen, founded Heartcry Chapel in 2005 after serving part-time on staff for a church in Clermont, FL. They also helped found a church in 1988 in St. Cloud, FL that is going strong today. Pastor has a deep passion for people, for teaching and preaching God’s Word and for seeing lives changed through a personal encounter with Jesus Christ. He believes the Bible holds real answers for every situation in life as we apply…
Associate Pastor – Youth/College

Bill O’Boyle

Pastor Bill has been in ministry for over 25 years, serving as a Youth Pastor in Indiana, Florida, and Missouri. He has been blessed to serve with some amazing church leaders and watch teens and their families grow closer to Jesus and each other. Pastor Bill grew up in California as a Foster kid who was taken in by a wonderful family that first told him about Jesus. This family came with lots of brothers and sisters. His passion is…
Worship Arts Director

Chris Clifton

While growing up in Indiana, Chris began serving the local church through music and technology. It was during these years that God called him into a lifetime of ministry. This journey has taken Chris to many different cities and a wide range of cultures in the United States. In 2013, Chris and his family returned to Florida from Chicago, IL to partner with Heartcry Chapel in ministry. In addition to working at Heartcry Chapel, Chris teaches music and continues to build relationships with musicians and artists…
Children’s Minister

Christina Danna

I have been walking with the Lord since 2003 and continue daily. I am a Mom of two amazing kids. I am called to love the way the Lord has loved me no matter where I am at or what I do. I know who I am and whose I am. My life is daily learning, growing, forgiving, loving, sharing and being who I am in Him. Not perfect but real! My childhood, my teens, my life as an adult,…