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

Philip Mosley

Midtown Community Pastor

Natalie Owen

Angie Hubbell 

Midtown Kids Lead & Ministry Coordinator
Spanish Coordinator & Administrative Assistant


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

Lead Care Pastor

Laura Balch

Care Pastor

Gail Key

JJ Julian

Care Pastor
Care Administrative Assistant

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 

Guest Services

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

Arts and Media

This team of creatives brings each service and broadcast to life. Whether it is through worship and production, or digital and printed design, this team is all in to help you discover Jesus and the journey.

Luc DiMarzio

Lead Worship Arts Pastor

Josiah Philip

Lead Production and Communications Pastor

Michelle Shepherd

Tyler Hanson

Worship Arts Pastor
Video Arts Pastor

David Quiroz

Communications Director

Aaron Hofman

Worship Arts Pastor

Dawn Bruner

Worship & Programming Administrative Assistant

Evan Carlisle

 Production Director

Austin Coate

Technical Production Specialist

Dawson Antonucci

Video & Media Specialist

Tim Trujillo

Associate Production Director

Simon Saucy

Technical Production Assistant

Ben Colas

Digital Coordinator

Reina Glover

Communications & Production Administrative 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 Technician

Jen Miller - Gonzales

Facilities Administrator

Henry De La Torre

 Facilities Tech I

Christopher Yanovitch

 Facilities Tech I

David Fernandez

Facilities Technician

Logan Aug

 Facilities Tech II

David Rubalcaba

 Facilities Tech I

Loren Odele

 Facilities Tech I

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