Our Staff

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John L.

Lead Pastor
As a visionary leader, John’s primary role is preaching & teaching, leading new initiatives, and igniting strategic, apostolic leaders. John and his wife Evelyn live in Glendale where they enjoy really good sushi.

Janet C.

Executive Pastor
Janet is passionate about facilitating individuals and people groups into their God-given destinies. She joined the Epicentre staff team in 2012 after spending more than a decade serving various people groups in Asia.

Fiona T.

Prayer & Prophetic Pastor
Fiona has been part of Epicentre family since 2003.  She's passionate about helping people encounter the heart of God, and seeing families love Jesus together.

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Josh L.

Young Adult Pastor
Josh is a true L.A. kid and loves everything about Los Angeles except for the Lakers and the traffic. Josh is passionate about helping people see how God is present.

Cameron A.

College Pastor
Cam is a born and raised Houston, Texas native. Cam is passionate about helping others encounter Jesus in their life. He also loves watching and playing most sports.

Josh P.

Youth Pastor
Josh is an LA born and bred native. He loves puns and coffee. Josh also is very passionate about seeing young people be on fire for Jesus and having God’s voice as the source of discernment.

Tim K.

Kingdom Kids Pastor
Tim was born in Korea and raised in Quebec, Canada. He is passionate about seeing kids encounter God and raising future leaders.

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Ann C.

Training Schools Pastor
Ann grew up in Cupertino, CA. During her discipleship school, sensed God leading her to join Epicentre’s church planting team in Malawi. Shortly after returning, Ann began directing the discipleship school. 

Simeon S.

Worship & Creative Arts Pastor
Simeon was born and raised in Ontario, Canada. Simeon is passionate to see all peoples respond to God's call in holistic worship, encountering God and being transformed/empowered to live faithfully for Jesus.

Matt D.

Pastor
Originally from England, Matt is passionate about discipleship formation in every part of our lives through lifegroups, counseling, and discipleship. Matt also enjoys playing golf and reading.

Ruth L.

Pastor
Ruth was born in Alabama but lived in many places. She loves walking with folks, discovering our identity as loved children of God, and living fully out our destiny. She loves making friends with people from different cultures and likes to read.

Support Staff

Raechel C.

Family & Kingdom Kids Administrator
Raechel (yes, spelled correctly) is from the Bay Area, came to LA for APU and has called Epicentre family since 2014. She is an avid follower and lover of Jesus and food blogs.

Mel Brian P.

Assistant Director of Young Adults/Production Director
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Mel Brian has a passion for the city, a love for its people, and a heart to bridge the gap between Artistry and Ministry.

Hope L.

Assistant Director of College Ministry/Sunday Operations
Hope spent the last 10 years in Seattle where she got connected to Antioch. She loves college students and watching them fall more in love with Jesus.

Operations team

Victoria L.

Finance Operations Manager
Victoria came on board Epicentre staff in 2013 as the Administrator for International Ministry and Training Schools. She’s called to be a woman of joy (Nehemiah 8:10) and really loves food.

Elizabeth C.

Executive Assistant/HR Generalist
Elle was born and raised in LA, but has spent time living in Texas, Korea, and more. She is passionate about employment laws and cats.

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Carol K. - International Ministries Pastor
John H. - Assistant Discipleship Director
Praise C. - Communications Director & Special Projects
Jennifer L. - Events Director
Yong C. - Technical Director
Mariah S. - Graphic Designer