Staff

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. 

  • Peter serves as the Children's Pastor of Jericho Road Church. He has a passionate heart for children and loves to share love, joy and laughs with them.


    Peter comes from Orange County. He is finishing up his degree in Communications with a minor in Bible from Vanguard University. He has extensive experience in working with children but this is his first time serving as a Pastor. He is excited to learn and grow as a Shepherd of God's children. 


    Peter loves laughing and hanging out. He is a fan of photography, movies and travel. He is also interested in basketball and music. 



  • Andrew serves as the College and Care Pastor of Jericho Road Church. He is passionate about growing souls and allowing people the space and grace to follow God to their fullest.


    Andrew grew up in the city of San Diego and graduated from Biola University with a B.A. in Biblical Studies and Theological Studies. He is currently enrolled at Talbot School of Theology where he is receiving his M.A. in Pastoral Care and Counseling. 


    Andrew loves hanging out and having a chill time. He also loves to play basketball and volleyball.