Pastors

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

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

Bert Cortez
Pastor
Director of Prayer Events, Baptism, Cultural Outreach

Cabot Sheley
Pastor
Director of Administration and Program Development

David Hooper
Pastor
Director of Worship Ministries

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

Francisco Bonilla Sr
Pastor
Director of Hispanic Ministries, Mendota Outreach

Jeff Schoch
Pastor
Director of Ministry Operations, Teaching Pastor for Missio Dei

Karlton Sheley
Pastor
Director of Radio Ministries, Special Productions and Media Support

Ryan Weber
Pastor
Director of Discipleship, Growth Groups, Adult Christian Education

Ted Melendez
Pastor
Director of Evangelism and Community Outreach, Facilities Support

Tony Lolong
Pastor
Director of Overseas Missions, Facilities, Transportation


Church Staff

Bonnie Bura
Ministry Operations Lead
Connections and Growth Groups

Brandon Ching
Ministry Associate
Children's & Youth Ministries

Brian Padilla
Ministry Assosciate
Youth Ministry

Gabe Wahl
Director
Tech Ministries (branding, graphic design, media)

Lily Jones
Director
Children's Ministries

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

Marlowe Rondoni
Director
Operations (Business, Property, Finances, Human Resources)

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

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

Omar Otero
Ministry Associate
High School Youth Ministry

Vernita Sheley
Founder of Highlands Christian Schools
Director of International Schools & Students, Women's Ministries, HR 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.