About Us

About Us

We assist organizations to be intentional, effective, and efficient
with the resources that God has entrusted to them.

Our team has assisted thousands of churches, Christian schools, and ministries with the planning, development, management, and utilization of their facilities.

We have developed planning and management systems to sustain strong, coordinated solutions for your God-entrusted ministry.

From design inception to daily facility maintenance and event planning, we leverage our expertise and resources to assist you fulfill your mission. Our team of Facility Stewards partner with your organization to help you be effective, efficient and intentional stewarding the resources God has entrusted to you.

Our Family of Brands

Web-based Facility Management Software System

Reduce the workload on your staff and increase efficiency with eSPACE, a comprehensive suite of facility management solutions. eSPACE consists of a robust Event Scheduling system as well as a Work Order & Asset Management module to manage your facility with ease and clarity.


  • Event Management
  • Work Order & Asset Management
  • Life Cycle Calculator
  • Facility System Integrations (IoT)
Make Your Facility Vision a Reality with Hands-On Consulting

To fulfill your ministry vision, you need to start with the “right” facility. This happens with intentional planning and the engagement of a project team that understands ministry. But once the building is completed, the hard work of managing and maintaining must be taken seriously in order to properly steward what God has entrusted to you.


  • Project Planning and Analysis
  • Owner’s Representation
  • Facility Condition Assessment
  • Facility Management and Maintenance Training
Access Free Online Support and Community Updates

Church Facility Management Solutions is a community of church facility practitioners, professionals, volunteers, paid staff, pastors, deacons, trustees and nearly every type of church personnel. Your free membership grants you access to our trusted network and provides support and resources to help you continue to grow your ministry.


  • Online Community
  • Weekly Informational Articles
  • Monthly Webinars
  • Free Resources

Our Team

Tim Cool is founder of Cool Solutions Group, but more importantly, the husband to Lisa and father to 25 year old triplets. His passion is serving churches to be intentional with their facilities…and he loves hiking in the NC Mountains.

Tim Cool

Lee Cool, one of the “Cool triplets”, is dedicated to great customer experiences while increasing energy and operational efficiency. Lee loves to hike, rock climb, and spend time with his German Shepherd, Oro.

Lee Cool

Tom truly feels called to serve the church with technology. He has a professional background in information technology, business analysis and project management. Living in Fort Mill, SC, Tom and his wife raise a couple of teenagers. He is also actively involved with his church and F3 (Fitness, Fellowship, and Faith).

Tom Metz

Lorrie Eriksen has over 30 years of Administrative and Customer Service experience. When Lorrie is not working for Cool Solutions Group, she enjoys spending time with her 5 grandchildren, family, and 2 standard poodles. She also enjoys painting, biking, singing, and more!

Lorrie Eriksen

"It's not about me, it's about Him". Nathan stands ready to share his passion for finding ways to improve church operations to further Kingdom work. When not out partnering with other churches, Nathan can be found at home in Texas with his high school sweetheart and three kiddos, more than likely reading or watching an obscure documentary.

Nathan Parr

Tim McAteer first started writing code in 1989 and has been passionate about it ever since, as he feels his skillset is a blessing from God. When not working, he is always busy with his wife and four children. Tim is involved with his local church serving on committees, as well as serving as IT support.

Tim McAteer

Patrick Hart has served in Church Facilities Ministry roles for the past 18 years in the Pacific Northwest. He is an active member of the NACFM and has served on their Board as Executive Director and more recently as Director of Development. Previously, Pat was in ministry as a Director of Christian Education in the Lutheran Church, worked as National Account Manager for a large telecom company, and has owned his own business.

Patrick Hart

Kim Simmons spent 28 years managing projects in the financial services industry and 7 years leading a guest services team of a multi-site church. Kim enjoys spending time with her husband and two adult sons along with all of their dogs. She enjoys crafting, antiquing and diy projects.

Kim Simmons

How We're Different


A strong ministry requires a solid foundation and efficient planning. We ensure each solution embodies your mission DNA and enables the success of your team.


We will address any roadblocks, questions, and concerns you may encounter in a timely manner with respect to
your busy schedule.


Our team has assisted thousands of churches, Christian schools, and ministries with the planning, development, management, and utilization
of their resources.

“eSPACE is quick to respond. They are always looking to help improve the versatility of their product, and are passionate in helping you use to its full capacity.”
Brycellyn LaBorde
College Church of the Nazarene