staff directory

leadership team

Gene Appel Senior Pastor

Collin Lucas – Exec. Director of Finance & Admin/ CFO
Danny Larsh
Executive Director of Creative Arts
Jake Barker –Anaheim Campus Pastor
Jill Gille
– Executive Director of Campus Ops and Projects
Larry Winger  Pastor of Giving and Generosity
Mike Breaux – Teaching Pastor
Tim Bond – Executive Pastor
Thomas E. Greer– Advisor, Executive Projects

Denise CastilloExecutive Assistant to Executive Director of Campus Ops and Projects, Anaheim Campus Pastor, and Pastor of Giving and Generosity
D’Aun Mercado  Executive Assistant to Director of Creative Arts
Joyce Murphy Executive Assistant to the Senior Pastor, Executive Pastor, and the CFO/Executive Director of IT

Marsha Shanks (Chair)
Andi McGlothlin (Vice Chair)
Jim Sallinger (Secretary)
Keith Gunther (Treasurer)
Brad Burgner
Bill Hutchinson
Colleen Livermore
Tamara Schlachter

central services

Aaron Large- Facilities Technician 
Amanda Carradine –
Lighting Director
Amanda McFarland
Project Manager
Arty VanGeloof – Director Global Compassion
Cristian Sanchez – Next Gen Videographer
Carl McGee – Grill Supervisor
Cheri Liefeld – Central Director of Small Groups
Danielah Germon – Build Community Project Coordinator 
David Castillo – Accounting Assistant
Diana Rush – Director of Build Community
Edgar Guzman Campus Facilities Supervisor
Greg Arbues – Director of Care & Recovery
Greg CurtisDirector Assimilation & Guest Services
Erica Flora– Director Local Compassion
Jacob NaveNewell -Accounting Assistant
James McMullan – Production Director
Jason Ramos – Facilities Technician
Jeff Swaney – Director Global Compassion Latin America
Jennifer Miller Administrative Assistant Campus Operations
Joel McBrayer – Accounting Assistant
Julie Liem Director Staff Care
Julie Nemila – Director Volunteers
Laura PeaseWebsite & Project Manager
Laura Quines – Assistant Director Compassion
Linda Morrison – Assistant Director Global Compassion
Maria Mulay Director of Budgeting and Financial Reporting
Olivia Woodward – HR/Admin Associate
Philip Gaw – Systems Specialist
Priscilla Ward – Benevolence Coordinator
Rich Hall Director Campus Operations & Development
Rob Zeeb Director of Security
Robin StaffordDirector of Finance & Administration
Robin Thompson – Administrative Assistant Build Community
Ryan MasseyWeekend Experience Producer
Scott Rubin – Next Generation Director
Shelly DobsonEastside Connect Specialist
Shelley Hall – Director of Hospitality
Steve Phillips – Director of Pastoral Care
Tiago D’ErricoWorship Pastor
Tim Rust – Systems Specialist
Tristen Martino – Graphic Designer
Vale Hermosillo– Worship Director
Vivian Lawrence  Musical Director
Whitney Martin Assistant Cafe Manager

anaheim campus

Adriana Cosman – Worship Leader
Amy Dickinson–
Director of Guest Services
Charles Stoicu – Director Young Adults
Erica Schmaltz 2nd/3rd Grade Coordinator
Erin Gaxiola – Director Kidside
Esther McLaughlinKidside Admin
Hugo Ramos – Café Shift Lead
Israel Hermosillo – Next Gen Worship Director
Jeff Alcorn – Director of Pastoral Care
Jennifer Stowell – K/1st Grade Coordinator
Jessica WilliamsNext Gen Admin
JJ Carroll – Worship Leader
Joe Schmaltz – Director Junior High
Karla Soria– Cafe Worker
Laura Jones Nursery/Child Care Coordinator
Margaret Dix
Hospitality Supply Coordinator
Mary Oliverio – Young Adult and Internship Associate
Montana Frum – Junior High Associate
Nathan Woodward – High School Associate
Pauline Rejniak– Cafe Worker
Reed Diaz – Tech Director
Sarah Aungst – High School Ministry Director
Shannon Large Preschool Coordinator

bellflower campus

Marcos Garcia– Campus Pastor
James Griffin – Student Ministries Coordinator
Jojo Ambion Worship Leader & Pastoral Care Director
Sara Erb – Guest Services & Assimilation Coordinator
Tammy Shields – Kidside Coordinator

IRVINE campus

Brendan Murphy– Campus Pastor 

las vegas campus

Tony Schwartz – Campus Pastor
Ashlie Brown
– Campus Coordinator
Connor Dee – Kidside Coordinator
Darrin Capps – Worship Leader & Student Ministry Coordinator
Frank Tappe – Compassion Coordinator
James Casey – Facilities Manager

park rapids campus

Justin Domogalla – Campus Pastor
Brandon Galligan – Associate Pastor
Bronwen Griffith– Kidside & Hospitality Coordinator
Danielle Card– Student Ministries Associate
Melissa Rozsa – Administrative Assistant

redlands campus

Matt Feldkamp – Campus Pastor
Leonard Miranda – Weekend Experience Director
Kellen Johnson Kidside Coordinator 

online campus

Norman Hamre – Campus Pastor 

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