Meet The Team.

Whether you are just looking to get more acquainted, or had a question for one of our team members, you'll find us here.
We are so glad you found us, and would love to keep helping you discover Jesus and the journey.

Executive Team

We love our leaders! Alongside our Elders, this team leads our church and staff.

Shane Philip

Senior Pastor

Scott Whaley

Executive Pastor
Operations & Finance

Lee Coate

Executive Pastor
Ministry & Media

Beth Polastri

Amy Trujillo

Torrie Sorge

Executive Assistant Supporting Shane Philip
Executive Assistant Supporting Scott Whaley
Executive Assistant Supporting Lee Coate


David Diers

Highlands Campus Pastor

Margaret Nitzel

Campus Operations & Connections Pastor


Our Midtown location gets a lot of love and care from this team as they help the Midtown area discover Jesus and the journey each week.

Derek Beauchamp

Midtown Lead Pastor

Natalie Owen

Philip Mosley

Midtown Kids Lead & Ministry Coordinator
Midtown Community Pastor


Are you going through some difficulties, wanting to get baptized, needing to set up a memorial service?  For all things care, this team is there for you.

Dan Ward

Care Pastor

Laura Balch

Care Pastor

Gail Key

JJ Julian

Lead Care Pastor
Care Environment Lead

Next Generation

We can't wait to walk with you and be a resource for you as you raise the next generation! This team is passionate about youth at every stage and believes the next generation will change our world for the better.

Jeff Kiwanuka

Next Generation Pastor

Robert Brazile

Students Pastor

Rebecca Philip

Mikayla Henard

Cindy Husted

Family Care & Experience Pastor

Kendra Thurman

Elementary Lead

Nicole Fukuzawa

Mid Week Kids Coordinator
Next Gen Programming Lead

Frances Rochester

Students Lead

Sarah Nova

Students Worship Coordinator
Next Gen Administrative Assistant

Treyvon Burch

Next Gen Video & Media Specialist

Parker Horn

Ministry Resident 

Activation and Engagement

This team can't wait to welcome you and your family and help you get connected, whether that is digitally or in-person.

Shelly Brown

Activation & Engagement Pastor

Emily Marcum

Ministry Resident 

Stephanie Hanson

Guest Services Lead

Alyssa Loveless

Engagement Lead

Spiritual Development

There are groups and ways to grow all throughout the year, this team is here to get you started.

Loran Lichty

Spiritual Development Pastor

Jennifer Hall

Spiritual Development Engagement Coordinator

Kat DiMarzio

Sophia Priola

Rooted and Groups Lead
Associate Administrative Assistant

Worship Arts

This team of creatives brings each service to life. Whether it is through worship or creative videos, this team is all in to help you discover Jesus and the journey.

Luc DiMarzio

Lead Worship Arts Pastor

Michelle Shepherd

Tyler Hanson

Worship Arts Pastor
Video Arts Pastor

Dawn Bruner

Worship & Programming Administrative Assistant

Dawson Antonucci

Logan Sorge

Video & Media Specialist
Worship Arts Associate

Communications & Production

Fostering an environment of praise and worship, this team leads the teams, technology and creative content for our weekend experiences.

Josiah Philip

David Quiroz

Evan Carlisle

Lead Production & Communications Pastor
Communications Director
 Production Director

Reina Glover

Ben Colas

Tim Trujillo

Communications & Production Administrative Assistant
Digital Coordinator
Associate Production Director

Cameron Pasag

Aaron Boggess

Austin Coate

Simon Saucy

Technical Production Specialist
Technical Production Assistant
Technical Production Specialist
Technical Production Assistant

Influence & Impact Team

Jake Musselman

Influence & Impact Pastor

Michelle White

REACH Missions Director

Amber Benavente

Local Missions Lead


From setting up events to making sure everything is secure and functioning well, this team does more than you know, and we are so grateful for them!

Bryan Smith

Facilities Director

Tim Williamson

Facilities Assistant Director

Ryan Jarol

Facilities Supervisor

Jen Miller - Gonzales

Facilities Administrator

Henry De La Torre

 Facilities Tech

David Fernandez

Facilities Technician

Christopher Yanovitch

 Facilities Tech II

Anthony Marquez

 Facilities Tech

David Rubalcaba

 Facilities Tech

Tanner Stanley

 Facilities Tech

Operations & Finance

Making sure all operations are running like a well-oiled machine, this team keeps our doors open and the mission moving forward.

Claudia Widhalm

Sr. Director of Operations

Connie Whaley

Bookkeeping & Payroll

Whitney Seifman

Human Resources Director

Steve Pham

IT Manager

Alex Estrella

Finance Manager

Ronni Woolley

Accounts Payable Specialist

Maria Antes

Database Administrator

April Tubbs

Front Desk Admin