Leaders

Josh Pascua

Josh is Center Church’s front-line shepherd and the proverbial Lead Pastor of our community of faith. Pastor Josh is a devout student of the Word and has a passionate heart for young people. If he’s not preaching a sermon on Sunday, you might find him hanging with the Youth and Students serving as one of the ministries leaders.

Jason Albano

Jason is Center Church’s primary Students and Young Adults leader. As NextGen Pastor, he oversees all ministries surrounding the growth and discipleship of all up and coming young people within our community preparing them for life-long walk with Jesus!

Jesse Lopez

A well-seasoned worship leader and accomplished musician, Pastor Jesse sets the environment and invites the presence of the Holy Spirit into Center Church for every Sunday service. Each week, he and his team of volunteers create the worship experience that prepare each heart for an encounter with God.

Mike Tabor

Mike is long-time follower of Jesus. His experience in ministry spans every area of service from the patio to the platform. But Pastor Mike’s passion and greatest gift is his desire to take his fellow brothers and sisters into a deeper walk with Christ.

Jessica Albano

As an elementary school teacher and mother of two, nobody fits the bill better for our childrens ministry than our beloved Jessica. She is an accomplished educator and more importantly, understands the critical importance of developing an intimate faith walk with Jesus at the earliest possible age.

Brianna Pascua

Brianna is a former Disney performer. In her illustrious career portraying the characters of just about every Disney princess, she is a seasoned vocalist and musician who’s angelic voice invokes the presence of the Holy Spirit and escalates the worship experience at Center Church.

Lani Barnes

Lani is a long-time professional musician and one of the primary worship leaders you’ll see at Center Church. She and her husband, Matt, have been a part of the Center Church family since it’s humble beginnings in a South Park backyard home.

Chris Harris

Chris is Center Church’s Small Groups Coordinator, helping you get connected in community around here. She’s a long-time member of our faith community and we are blessed to have her as part of our team.

Jessica Lavender

Jessica coordinates all the outreach ministries of Center Church. We call it RESTORE. Get connected to a place to serve the needs of San Diego!

Jackie Haus

Jackie is our resident social media specialist and chief creative for all things promoting the mission and presence of Center Church. Together with her husband, Dillon, this dynamic duo helps power the propagation of the Good News of Jesus through the many diverse ministries of our faith community.

Barbara Mancilla

Barbara lends administrative support to all the ministry systems of Center Church, including communications, assimilations and stewardship.

Ronnie Belarmino

Ronnie is longtime business entrepreneur and leader in systems development and administration. He oversees the ministries of Stewardship, Assimilation, Tech and all church systems operations. He also serves as the Treasurer of the Center Church Board of Elders.