Jericho Road has a passionate leadership staff dedicated to

using their talents, gifts and personalities to grow the Church. 

Meet our amazing team of pastors.

  • Sam serves as the Senior Pastor of Jericho Road Church. He desires that all people learn to love God and love others as they grow in community at Jericho Road.

    Sam grew up in Southern California. He graduated with a Child Development degree from Cal State Fullerton and received his MDiv. from Talbot Theological Seminary in 1999. He has been in pastoral service since 1993. For seventeen years he was a full time teacher, as well as a full time pastor. He is married to an amazing woman named Haejin, and has three wonderful kids; Andrew, Ethan and Kayla. 

    Sam loves sharing Jesus with people and has a passion for growing God’s kingdom, caring for orphans and Clippers basketball. 

  • Jimmy serves as our Associate and Youth Pastor of Jericho Road Church. He is passionate about bringing people to Christ, helping them grow as disciples, and equipping  spiritual leaders.

    Jimmy grew up in the border town of Nogales, Arizona, and graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Applied Mathematics. Upon graduation, he accepted a campus director position with Campus Crusade for Christ and planted it's first movement in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. In 2012 he enrolled in Talbot School of Theology, where he received his M.Div. in Evangelism & Discipleship in 2017.

    Jimmy loves Frances, his beautiful wife, first and foremost. His distant other loves are coffee, working out, surfing, golf, and meeting new people. 

  • Jason serves as the children’s pastor for Jericho Road Church. His desire is that all children experience the love that God through the word, worship, and prayer.


    Jason grew up in Tustin and Irvine and he attended Cal State Long Beach as a Sociology undergrad in 2016. He is currently studying at Talbot Seminary in the M.Div program with a focus on Pastoral and General Ministries. Jason has been in pastoral ministry since 2018. He is married and welcomed their daughter into their family this past year.


    Jason loves sharing and experiencing God’s love with others and doing life together. He enjoys making coffee, spending time with his family, and watching movies.