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
Linda Bergquist
Areas: Central Coast, CostaMeda, San Francisco Peninsula, Shasta
415.359.3397
E-mail Linda Bergquist

Howard Burkhart
Deaf: Statewide
Multi-ethnic: Bay Area, Golden Hills, Mendo Lake, North Coast, Redwood Empire, East Bay, Powerplant
707.746.8782
E-mail Howard Burkhart

Richard Cano
Hispanic: Gold Coast, LAX Urban Center, San Fernando Valley Associations
818.635.3927
E-mail Richard Cano

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

Sal Fernandez
Hispanic: Delta Valley, Feather River, Mother Lode, Sacramento, Shasta, Sierra Butte
209.628.6598
E-mail Sal Fernandez

Aaren Gushwa
Shasta Baptist Association
530.246.4517
E-mail Aaren Gushwa

Song Sik Kim
Korean: Statewide
714.606.1100
E-mail Song Sik Kim

Ted Knapp
LAX Urban Center
310.946.5436
E-mail Ted Knapp

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

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

Ivan Mileyev
Slavic: Statewide
559.347.1127
E-mail Ivan Mileyev

Don Overstreet
Areas: High Desert, Long Beach Harbor, Los Angeles
909.843.0482
E-mail Don Overstreet

Kirk Overstreet
Areas: Orange County, Inland Empire
909.615.0427
E-mail Kirk Overstreet

Josias Robledo
Hispanic: Bay Area, Central Coast
408.835.0047
E-mail Josias Robledo

Ross Shepherd
Area: San Diego
559.930.8202
E-mail Ross Shepherd

Church Planting Catalyst Consultants
Andrew Chan
Chinese, Statewide
626.241.2916
E-mail Andrew Chan

Tra Xiong
Hmong- Statewide
559.417.4982
E-mail Tra Xiong

Last Published: June 5, 2015 12:26 AM