Ministry Team
Contact:  To email, click on the name or call the church office 310/826-5656.






Rev. Dave Carpenter

Pastor, Head of Staff






Dr. Charlene Jin Lee

Interim Pastoral Associate


Dir. Music & Arts






Farrah Mikail

Finance Manager







Mary Garbesi

Dir. of Congregational Care








Pat Nahigian

Office Manager







Michelle LoMonaco

Director of Children & Youth Ministries








Faviola Malilay

Children’s Ministry Coordinator







Steve Milunovic

Associate Youth Pastor








John Flynn

IT Systems Manager








Shiva Khalifian

Preschool Director



Tessa Tehrani

Preschool Marketing & Communications Manager





Jerry Rosas

Lead Custodian











Dennis Moran 





Diego Padilla