Church Planting Catalysts

Are you planning to start a new congregation and don't know where to begin? Contact one of our Church Planting Catalysts. They are strategically located throughout the state and are available to assist churches and associations. These state staff personnel and Associational Directors of Missions have a wide variety of experiences and expertise in planning and implementing new work strategies.

Church Planting Team
Anthony Ahaev
Church Starting Group Leader
559.229.9533 x. 239
E-mail Anthony Ahaev

Christina Acosta
Administrative Assistant
559.229.9533 x. 263
E-mail Christina Acosta

Church Planting Catalysts
Lyman Alexander
East Bay Baptist Association
510.613.8160
E-mail Lyman Alexander

Randy Bennett
Kern County Southern Baptist Association
661.325.1265
E-mail Randy Bennett

Linda Bergquist
San Francisco Bay area
415.359.3397
E-mail Linda Bergquist

Howard Burkhart
Deaf: Statewide
Multi-ethnic: Delta Valley, Sacramento, & CostaMeda areas
707.746.8782
E-mail Howard Burkhart

Richard Cano
Hispanic: Gold Coast, LAX Urban Center, San Fernando Valley Associations
818.920.1071
E-mail Richard Cano

Michael Cook
Pacific Southern Baptist Association
805.709.1538
E-mail Michael Cook

Rod Earls
Central Valley Baptist Association
209.667.2903
E-mail Rod Earls

Sal Fernandez
Hispanic: Central Valley, Delta Valley & Sacramento areas
209.628.6598
E-mail Sal Fernandez

Dennis Fredricks
Sacramento Region Baptist Network
916.863.5426
E-mail Dennis Fredricks

Richard Graham
Long Beach Harbor Baptist Association
532.984.8110
E-mail Richard Graham

Song Sik Kim
Korean: Statewide
714.871.2828
E-mail Song Sik Kim

Ted Knapp
LAX Urban Center
310.671.4772
E-mail Ted Knapp

Daryl Lackey
Inland Empire Southern Baptist Association
951.784.2655
E-mail Daryl Lackey

Timothy Logerquist
Gold Coast Baptist Association
805.306.1107
E-mail Timothy Logerquist

Rodolfo Martinez
Hispanic: High Desert, Los Angeles & Long Beach Harbor areas
909.392.7995
E-mail Rodolfo Martinez

Ivan Mileyev
Slavic: Statewide
559.322.0765
E-mail Ivan Mileyev

T.A. Nguyen
San Fernando Valley Southern Baptist Association
818.834.8362
E-mail T.A. Nguyen

Don Overstreet
High Desert, Long Beach Harbor, & Los Angeles areas
909.843.0482
E-mail Don Overstreet

Kirk Overstreet
909.615.0427
E-mail Kirk Overstreet

Jack Roberts
CostaMeda Baptist Association
925.429.5314
E-mail Jack Roberts

Josias Robledo
Hispanic: Bay area
408.224.5357
E-mail Josias Robledo

Ross Shepherd
Orange County, San Diego
559.930.8202
E-mail Ross Shepherd

Don Smith
Sequoia Baptist Association
559.901.2950
E-mail Don Smith

Joshua Smith
LAX Urban Center, Long Beach Harbor, Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley
323.369.4499       
E-mail Joshua Smith

Church Planting Catalyst Consultants
Andrew Chan
Chinese, Statewide
626.359.1839
E-mail Andrew Chan

Ralph Neighbour
Southern California

909.519.4308
E-mail Ralph Neighbour

Port Wilburn
East Bay & San Francisco 
Peninsula areas
510.860.5520
E-mail Port Wilburn

Tra Xiong
Hmong- Statewide
559.417.4982

E-mail Tra Xiong

Last Published: August 14, 2014 11:49 PM