Karl Pickard

Lead Pastor

Karl is the Pastor at Capital City Church in Cheyenne as of February 2019. He was born and raised in Laramie, WY and has always considered the West and Wyoming his home. Karl was made aware of his sinful state before God in 1997 while serving in the United States Armies 2nd Ranger Battalion. He accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and was born again in 1998. In 2015, after 15 years in the electrical field and 13 years of serving in local church ministry, Karl enrolled at Shepherds Theological Seminary (STS) and earned a Master of Arts in Church Ministry through The West Institute. In addition, he completed a Master of Divinity degree through STS in the Spring of 2019. Karl enjoys outdoor activities, loves to learn, and loves spending time with his family. He was married on March 22, 1998 to his wife Valerie and they have two sons, Triston and Matthew.

Troy Summers

Director or Music and Discipleship

Troy is the Director of Music and Discipleship at Capital City Church. Growing up in Beatrice, NE, Troy understood at a young age his need for a savior while growing up in the church. In high school he made his faith his own, and permanently set Jesus as both Savior and Lord of his life. Troy has earned a BA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2013, an MA from The WEST Institute (through STS) in 2015, and an MDiv from Shepherds Theological Seminary in 2018. In November 2020, Troy married his wife Victoria in North Carolina. Troy enjoys studying and teaching God’s Word, watching and talking sports, and laughing with his wife.

Christie Winters

Administrative Assistant

Hello, my name is Christie Winters and I have the pleasure of being the Administrative Assistant at Capital City Church. I am married to Nathan Winters and we have three children, Liberty, Zayden, and Bryzon. I’m originally from California but Wyoming is home now and has been for over 15 years. Some of my favorites are coffee and chocolate. Did I mention coffee?

Scott Norris

Custodial Assistant

Hometown: Cheyenne, Wyoming

On Staff Since: February 2013

Family: Mom, a sister and a brother

Hobbies: Playing on his computer, bowling

Triston Pickard

Facilities Manager