Pastors

Leighton Sheley
Senior Pastor
Lead Teaching Pastor, Church Vision, Church Board, Board of Elders, Verse by Verse Radio Program

Abner Nombrado
Pastor
Congregational Care (home/hospital visitations, funeral/memorial services), Filipino Ministry, Usher Ministry, Men's Ministries, Sports Ministries

Bert Cortez
Pastor
Prayer Events, Baptism, Cultural Outreach

Cabot Sheley
Executive Pastor
Business Management, Property, Technology, Human Resources, Program Development

David Hooper
Worship Pastor
Worship Ministries, Media Ministries (audio/video/media graphics)

David Smith
Pastor
Seniors Ministry (55+), Support Groups, Celebrate Recovery, Counseling (individual, pre-engagement, pre-marriage)

Francisco Bonilla Sr
Pastor
Hispanic Ministries, Mendota Outreach

Gus Radzinski
Pastor
Children's and Family Ministries 

Jeff Schoch
Pastor of Operations
Church Ministry and Operations Oversight

John Owens
Pastor
Sunday Morning 7:00 AM Worship Service, Counseling

Karlton Sheley
Pastor
Daybreak Program Coordination, Special Productions, Media Support

Ted Melendez
Pastor
Visitor Connections, Evangelism and Community Outreach

Tony Lolong
Pastor
Overseas Missions, Facilities, Transportation, Adult Christian Education


Church Staff

Brian Padilla
Interim Jr. High Ministry Lead

Omar Otero
High School Ministry Lead

Maritess Lagandaon
Administrative Assistant
Assistant to the Senior Pastor, Women's Ministries Coordinator

Mary Escalante
Advertising Coordinator
Church/School Event Advertising, Special Projects

Mary Radzinski
Administrative Assistant
Children's and Family Ministries

Mildred Herrera
Administrative Assistant
Pastors and Ministry Support, Baptism/Baby Dedication Coordination

Vernita Sheley
Founder of Highlands Christian Schools
International Schools & Students, Women's Ministries Director, Human Resources Advisor

Yvonne Hampton
Church Office Manager
Church Office, Pastors and Ministries Support, Internal Promotions


Our pastors, staff and ministry leaders can be reached at 650.873.4095.