Meet Our Staff

Dr. Bill Wood

Pastor

Pastor Bill Wood hails from Detroit, Michigan. A teenage…

David Derus

Director of Discipleship

David Derus grew up in Santa Monica and is…

Peter Earhart

Director of Children’s and Family Ministry

Peter Earhart grew up in a Presbyterian family of…

Mark Alan Hilt

Director of Traditional Music

Mark Alan Hilt is the Director of Traditional Music…

Paula Lowe

Children’s and Family Ministry Associate

Paula Lowe is the Director of Toddler Art Santa…

Irene Navarro

Director of Children’s Music

Irene is a vocalist and music educator with a…

Noah Needleman

Director of Contemporary Music

A singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist, Noah grew up…

Kathy Stickel

Finance and Operations Manager

Originally from Texas, Kathy attended Southern Methodist University, graduated…