Leadership Team

Gene Appel Senior Pastor
Tim BondExecutive Pastor
Jill GilleExecutive Project Director
Thomas E. Greer- Executive Director of Operations & CFO
Josh MervinExecutive Director of Creative Arts
Larry Winger - Dream Team Leader
Mike Breaux - Teaching Pastor
Ryan MasseyExecutive Assistant to Senior Pastor
Joyce MurphyExecutive Assistant to Executive Pastor and Executive Director of Operations & CFO
D'Aun Mercado - Creative Arts Executive Assistant


Central Team

Jill GilleLead
Tim BondCompassion
Josh MervinCreative Arts
Will Johnston  Build Community
Joe Schmaltz – Next Generation
Joni Finkle - Marketing Communications Director
JJ Carroll - Worship
Shelley Hall - Guest Services
Rich HallCampus Operations & Development


Anaheim

Arty VanGeloofDirector Global Compassion
Bill Hutchinson - Director of Security
Cameron BentleyProduction Engineer
Cheri Liefeld - Small Group Director
Cory Marshall Administrative Assistant Campus Operations
Charles Stoicu – Director Young Adults
Dave Higgins  Director Pastoral Care
Diana RushAssimilation Director
Drew Litke - Assistant Technical Director
Edgar Guzman - Facilities Technician 
Erica Schmaltz 2nd-3rd Grade Coordinator
Erica Flora- Director Local Compassion
Erin Gaxiola – Director Kidside
Esther McLaughlin - Kidside Admin
Evan Baughman - Facilities Technician 
Greg Arbues Care & Recovery Pastor
Hugo Ramos - Café Shift Lead
Jake Tharp - NextGen Technical Coordinator
Jason Ramos - Cafe Shift Lead
Jennifer Miller - Café Manager
Jennifer Stowell - K - 1st Grade Coordinator
JJ Carroll - Worship Pastor
Joe Schmaltz – Director of NextGen & Director of Junior High
Josh Powers - Facilities Technician 
Jodie Dehn - Student Ministries Admin
Julie LiemDirector Volunteers
Landon ShermanDirector High School
Laura Jones - Nursery/Child Care Coordinator
Laura QuinesAssistant Director Compassion
Linda Morrison Assistant Director Global Compassion
Mattie AlvaradoNext Gen Worship Director
Margaret DixHospitality Supply Coordinator
Molly Woodward - Café Shift Lead
Montana Kleppe - Junior High Associate
Priscilla Ward Benevolence Coordinator
Rachel Trafford High School Associate
Rich HallDirector Campus Operations & Development
Robin ThompsonAdministrative Assistant Build Community
Ryan SkinnerCafé Shift Lead
Shannon Large Preschool Coordinator
Shelley Hall - Director Guest Services & Hospitality
Tiago D'ErricoWorship Director
Tim Sonksen4th-5th Grade Coordinator
Will Johnston  Director Build Community
Zeke RodriguezCampus Operations Coordinator

 

Elders

Denise Kruger - Chairman
Scott Rosner - Vice Chairman
Tim Ross - Secretary
Keith Gunther - Treasurer
John Alley
Andi McGlothlin
Mary Jo Shaffer
Rob Zeeb

Contact the elders
 

Central Services

Amanda McFarland Project Manager
Bill ThompsonAdministration Director
Danica Finnegan Lead Designer
Greg Curtis - Director Assimilation
James McMullan - Production Director
Laura Pease - Project Manager
MacKenzie ShermanCommunications Manager
Maria JacobsStaff Accountant II
Robin Stafford Director of Finance & Accounting
Shelly DobsonEastside Connect Specialist
Tim Rust - Systems Admin
Vivian Lawrence  Musical Director

Bellflower

Marcos Garcia- Campus Pastor
Sara Erb – Guest Services & Assimilation Coordinator
Megan Shafer - Kidside Coordinator
Jojo Ambion - Worship Leader
Stephen Kopp - Student Ministries Associate


La Habra

Norman Hamre - Campus Pastor
David Otteson - Worship Leader
Cristian Sanchez - Technical Director
Olivia Woodward - Admin & Guest Services Coordinator
Nathan Woodward – Kidside Coordinator
Stephen Pate - Student Ministries Associate


Park Rapids

Justin Domogalla - Campus Pastor
Brandon Galligan – Associate Pastor
Bronwen Griffith - Kidside Coordinator
Melissa Rozsa -Administrative Assistant
Bill Hodge - Student Ministry Director

Redlands

Matt FeldkampCampus Pastor
Maddie Cass - Weekend Experience Director
Jeff Swaney Associate Pastor