Children’s Ministries

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Roy Piña Children's Ministry Pastor Pastor

Roy comes to Shoreline with 14 years of children’s ministry experience. A product of Bethany College and Global University, he is also a veteran Awana commander, Rorheim Institute trainer, Certified Church Consultant, and Charter Member of The Society for Church Consulting. Roy is committed to growing healthy families through strong church-family partnerships, and providing a fun, safe atmosphere where children can grow in the grace of God. A Monterey native, Roy married his wife Barb in 1974. Roy and Barb have successfully survived the raising and launching of their three children and are adapting to the role of grandparents for Crystal Catherine and Naomi Grace, both born in 2008.

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Jill Brodsley Shoreline Preschool Assistant/Teacher

Jill is a teacher’s assistant on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for the 4s class on the Shoreline Church campus. Jill has attended Shoreline Church since 2005, when she first became a Christian, and she loves what Shoreline represents. Jill went to college in Chico and worked in the nursing field for four years until her daughter was born in 1998. She then became a stay-at-home mom, and three years later she and her husband had a son. Jill started at Shoreline Preschool in the fall of 2008. Her love for the Lord continues to grow every day she works there. She loves the women she works with, the families, and of course all the amazing children she gets to be with every day! Jill was born and raised in Monterey County, and currently lives in Corral De Tierra with her husband Erik and their two children, Madison and Jacob. During the summer Jill spends much of her time enjoying boating activities at the family lake house; during the winter she loves to hit the slopes. She also enjoys working out and watching movies and football…Go Saints!

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Donna Brown Communications Director
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Sharon Burwell Community Outreach and Greeter Coordinator

Sharon is the one greeting you before services and other events with a “Good morning,” “How are you today?” and most importantly a SMILE! She coordinates the other greeters and makes sure the connection center is organized and the surrounding area is looking pretty. Sharon went to Valley College for Medical and Dental Assistants in North Hollywood, and was a registered dental assistant for 37 years until last August. She has been married to her present husband Carlton for nine years, and is the mother of 30-year-old twins Ryan and Nika and 26-year-old Kyle. Kyle lives here and attends Shoreline with his fiance Marivel and her two little boys, Ethan and Joshua.

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Nancy Cahalan Marriage and Family Therapist

Nancy Cahalan is a licensed marriage and family therapist available for counseling services for Shoreline. Nancy is glad to assess your individual needs and will refer you to appropriate community resources. She is a native to the Monterey Peninsula, and her experience includes over 16 years of counseling couples, families, and individuals. Nancy and Steve have been married for 17 years and live in Carmel Valley.

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Martin Colijn
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Scott Curtis Facilities

Scott Curtis is responsible for the maintenance and beautification of our church facility. Scott is a California native, living in Monterey county for 30 years. Scott has been in the construction trade for 27 years. Scott is married to wife Lori a local Realtor Associate and has three daughters Courtney, Caitlyn and Payton. Scott loves the opportunity to use his skills to serve, by keeping the property maintained.

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Heather Daugherty Women's Ministry Director's Admin

Heather was born and raised in Hollywood CA, and moved to the Monterey area in July 2011. Her passion to serve God and to be of service to others is what led her to Shoreline Community Church in September 2011. Heather serves as the assistant to Women’s Ministry Director, Sherry Harney. She is grateful for the opportunity to assist with the women’s ministry, as she is passionate about women growing in their faith and deepening their relationship with Christ.

Heather is a volunteer for several ministries including the Women’s Ministry Leadership Team, the Benevolence and Hope Team, and the Community Outreach Ministry. She also attends one of our “The Story” small groups. Heather’s focus for over 25 years has been mentoring women who are suffering from alcoholism.  Her hope is that by sharing about her own past and recovery as well as God’s love, they may obtain freedom from their addictions.

Heather has worn many hats in her professional career. For the past 17 years, her roles have been in company management, being the executive assistant to various CEO’s and presidents, project coordinating, and working as an associate producer in the entertainment industry.

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Donna Duvall Hospitality Coordinator

Donna was born and raised on the Monterey Peninsula and currently lives here with her family. She has been married for over 30 years to her husband Dave and have been blessed with two children, Marty and Amy. Her family has owned and operated a local restaurant for over 50 years and is a staple on the fisherman’s wharf. While working at the restaurant she learned valuable skills that has helped her in the role of Hospitality Coordinator on Sundays. Along with being a part of the Shoreline family for the past 15 years, she enjoys playing tennis around the peninsula.

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Debra Federico Community Outreach Director

As Shoreline’s community outreach director, Deb “connects the dots” between the needs of our surrounding community and the capabilities of our church body. Debra loves that God has given her what she considers “her dream job.” The ultimate goal of community outreach is to help the people of our community realize they have a hope and a future in Jesus Christ. Debra has attended Shoreline Community Church since 1996 and has a passion for serving God, family, and the community. She believes in putting God’s love in action and taking the church outside of its walls. With the help of her fellow Shoreline parishioners, she aspires to reach the lost and needy through acts of service, kindness, and compassion in the local community. Debra has strong ties to the Monterey Peninsula. She was raised in Monterey, and has worked for several school systems and for the City of Monterey’s Park and Recreation Commission. Debra is married to David Federico. She has three adult children, Jennifer Brinker (Jon), Stephen Mercurio, Jr., and Jason Mercurio; and two step children, Liana Deveso (Russell) and David Federico Jr. Debra enjoys spending time with her family, swimming, exercising, and visiting her granddaughters, Georgia Rose and Samantha Rae. The latest grandbaby, Lilly Rose Federico, was born in August 2009.

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Margaret Garibay Shoreline Preschool Director - Toro Park

Margaret Garibay serves as the site director for Shoreline Preschool in the Toro Park Center. Her experiences, passion for educating children, and deep faith in God’s will have allowed her to fulfill this lifelong dream. She has a B.S. in child development, and has taught for over 10 years in public education. She and her husband recently celebrated 16 years of marriage and are enjoying the blessings and challenges that come with raising their five children.

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Tom Green Outreach Pastor Pastor

As outreach pastor, Tom infuses outreach focus into every ministry at Shoreline. He has experience in church planting, has led high school ministry, and was a Shoreline young adults pastor. In his 13 years at Shoreline, he has served as missions chairman, small group coordinator, and member of Shoreline’s leadership team. In addition to pastoring, Tom runs a successful construction business. He and his wife Jill have been married for 35 years and have sought to bring the love of Jesus to many parts of the world including Africa, India, Mexico and the Republic of Georgia. Their two children Robby and Rebekah have joined them in missions, and the whole family enjoys mountain biking, motocross, and just being together.

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Lisa Marie Griggs Church Information Systems Coordinator

Born and raised in southern California, Lisa Marie has called Monterey home since 2005. She and her husband, Ken, connected with Shoreline their first year here, and have plugged into rich community through a married’s small group, a parenting small group and currently a growth group. Lisa has loved growing in the Word and building women up through MOPS, Wednesday morning Women’s Bible Studies and the Woman to Woman Mentoring Ministry. She and Ken enjoy raising (and being continually entertained by) their two young daughters, Viviana and Angelina. Their favorite activities are strolling in downtown areas exploring shops and parks during day trips, and traveling (preferably to warm weather). Lisa Marie is excited to be part of Shoreline’s staff, and supporting more people falling in love with Jesus.

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Kevin Harney Lead Pastor Pastor
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Kevin Harney serves as the lead pastor at Shoreline Community Church and is responsible for preaching, visionary leadership, and the development of our church’s focus on outreach. Kevin is a native Californian who grew up in Orange County. Through writing and speaking, he and his wife Sherry love to serve the local church as well as churches around the nation and the world. They have published numerous books, small group guides, and curriculum resources. Kevin’s most recent books are The U-Turn Church, Organic Outreach for Ordinary People, and Leadership from the Inside Out. Kevin and Sherry have been married for 26 years. Their three adult sons, Zach, Josh, and Nate. Kevin is a graduate of Azusa Pacific University (B.A.), Fuller Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity), and Western Theological Seminary (Doctor of Ministry). In warm weather he loves to unwind by walking a golf course with friends. When he can get near snow and a decent hill, Kevin loves to snowboard.

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Sherry Harney Volunteer - Women’s Ministry Director

Sherry Harney serves as the Volunteer Women’s Ministry Director at Shoreline Community Church and is responsible for giving leadership and vision to the Women’s Leadership Team. Sherry seeks to equip, support, and encourage these women as they use their gifts to lead their teams in each ministry area.  She desires to partner with these leaders to encourage all women to grow in their faith and to create an atmosphere in which women who are disconnected from God can draw near to the Savior who loves them more than they ever imagined. Sherry was born and raised in Holland, Michigan.  She graduated from Calvin College and received a Masters of Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary. She served as the Children’s Director for eight years at Corinth Reformed Church in Byron Center, Michigan. Sherry is married to Kevin Harney, the lead pastor of Shoreline.  She has a speaking and writing ministry through her work with Zondervan for the past twenty years, primarily co-authoring with Kevin over sixty small group study guides.  Kevin and Sherry have three adult sons, Zach, Josh, and Nate who bring great joy to their lives and are all presently involved in ministry.  Sherry loves to hike, ski, read, cook and hang out with family and friends.

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Zach Harney Adult Spiritual Development Director

Zach is the Young Adult Ministries Coordinator at Shoreline. He is responsible for leading worship for the young adult ministry. In the past, Zach has been involved with his church’s leadership team, led worship at multiple churches, and been involved with student ministry through youth groups and camping ministries for many years. He graduated from Grand Valley State University in Michigan with a undergraduate degree in education, and is currently pursuing a master’s in divinity at Fuller Seminary. To love God and love people are his ultimate goals. This love can be shown through a persistent pursuit of God through His word, and a goal of showing God’s unfailing mercies to all people without condition through service. For now he is moving back in with his parents, whom he loves and respects more than anyone alive, but he hopes to regain the lofty goal of independence in the near future. He has two brothers that he is unwaveringly proud of, and he loves them more than they even know. In his free time he likes listening to and playing various types of music, hiking and climbing outdoors, reading all kinds of literature, and continuing to learn and study.

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John Houseman Care Pastor Pastor
John and his family first visited Shoreline in the Fall of 2006. After experiencing a warm and welcome environment, a loving church body, free donuts/coffee and tea, and inspiring messages, the Houseman’s decided to join Shoreline Community Church. John is married to his beautiful wife, Shelly and they have been blessed with three great children – Austin, Connor and Madyson. John has volunteered at Shoreline in Children’s Ministry, Community Outreach, Junior High Ministry and High School Ministry. In 2009, John became the Director of Global Outreach – an unpaid staff position. In that role, he has led and participated in Mission trips to share the love of Christ in Guatemala, Mexico, El Salvador and Honduras.
As the Pastor of Connections and Care, John will connect God’s people to the many wonderful ministries, education and community groups offered on our campus. He will also develop and expand the delivery of constant and meaningful care to those who are members of or connected to the church. John will continue to oversee Global Outreach as a volunteer ministry. When not working on the Shoreline campus, visiting with the hospitalized or home bound or hanging out with his family, John can be found mountain biking, swimming, running, kayaking, road biking or at the gym.

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Ben Huey Technical Director

As technical director, Ben is in charge of maintaining the technical worship systems for the facility, as well as leading the teams that operate the sound, broadcast, lighting and video production. He has been working in church audio since 1996, and he started recording in 2000. In 2004 Ben gained a formal education in audio sciences from The Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences, a school specializing in recording and live sound technologies. Following school, Ben worked at The Plant Recording Studios in Sausalito, Ca. Since coming on staff, Ben has moved from the position of audio engineer to that of technical director. He oversees the production aspects of Shoreline: sound, video, and lighting. Ben and his wife of seven years Erika live in Salinas with their three children, Alice (4) Gwendalyn (2),and Friedrich (newb).

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Howie Hugo Founding Pastor Pastor

Pastor Howie knows what it is like on both sides of the pulpit, and brings a unique blend of business and ministry experience to Shoreline. Prior to Shoreline, for 14 years, he had maintained a dual career both speaking at churches and Christian conferences, and building a successful real estate brokerage and development business. Before real estate, Howie served on several pastoral staffs and directed the largest Campus Life ministry in the nation. He is a California native, earned a B.A. degree at Santa Clara University, and has also attended both Western Conservative Baptist and Talbot Seminaries. He was ordained in 1979. Howie and his wife Linda have been married for over 28 years and have seven children and one grandchild: Jenny and Kenny Hogan, Thomas and Shannon Hugo, Monica and Mike Schweene, Heather and Tyler Ruddock with baby Ryland, Katie, Jonathan and David.


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Daniel Killough Middle School Coordinator

Daniel Killough serves as one of our middle school ministry’s interns, leading games and small groups on Wednesday nights and planning monthly events for the students. Daniel has a passion to see students come into a loving relationship with Jesus early in life and continue to grow as believers. For years, he has been actively involved in Shoreline’s youth ministry, both as a student and a volunteer. After graduating from Monterey High School, Daniel began his undergraduate degree in graphic design at MPC, and began volunteering in the middle school program. He now works part-time with our middle school students, helps in both the high school and college ministries, and volunteers in the communications department, designing digital signage and banners for the main services.

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Jill Knox Programming Coordinator

Jill is the Programming Coordinator for our worship services and special events. She works alongside an amazing team of artists and crew to construct stage decor for each sermon series.  Jill has a BS in Elementary Education from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. She has a passion for serving God and touching as many hearts as possible for HIM!  Jill lives on the peninsula with her husband and 2 awesome kiddos.

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Nancy Koontz Bookkeeper

Nancy Koontz is the church bookkeeper. She processes all monies going in and out of the church, balances the books, and creates reports for the ministry heads and the leadership team. Nancy and her family have been attending Shoreline Church since 1997. She quickly started volunteering with the tape ministry and doing the books for then missions pastor Craig Ludrick, and she has remained the church bookkeeper for 10 years since then. Before coming to Shoreline, Nancy worked in a bank for two years and was bookkeeper for a chiropractic office for four years. Nancy lives mid-Carmel Valley with her husband of 22 years, Alan. Using the yours, mine, and ours formula, they have six children: Jason, Daniel, Joseph, Megan, Samantha, and Grant.
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Keith Krueger Operations Pastor Pastor

Keith manages Shoreline’s finance and facilities. These responsibilities include safety, security, and upkeep of our church building and grounds. Keith began with us as our middle school director, moved on to be student ministries pastor and now serves as our Operations Pastor. While Keith enjoys working behind the scenes, he also loves relational ministry. Therefore he also works with Shoreline’s mens, preschool and bookstore ministries. He feels blessed to be a part of what God is doing in and through Shoreline. Keith lives in Seaside with his bride Shannon, and three daughters, Hannah, Alexandra, and Elliyah.

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Jeanette Liguori Nursery Coordinator

Jeanette is the nursery coordinator and has attended Shoreline Community Church since 1997. She has been involved in children’s ministry for over 40 years. Growing up in Edwardsville, IL, Jeanette was involved in her church’s bus ministry as a teen, and she has continued to serve children in many capacities since then. She attended Christ for the Nations Bible Institute in Dallas, TX, where she met Vince, her husband of 30 years. Jeanette and Vince live in Carmel Valley and have five children, Christine, Natalie, Jana, Matt, and Caitlin; and three grandchildren, Debbie, Tim and Siena.

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Dennis McFadden Executive Pastor Pastor

As Executive Pastor, Dennis McFadden works closely with the Lead Pastor in vision and strategic development. His primary responsibility is to manage day-to-day church operations, including human resources. Dennis is a licensed marriage and family therapist with over 28 years of clinical experience. Prior to joining Shoreline, Dennis was in private practice at Community Christian Counseling of Pleasanton for over 13 years. He has taught and trained staffs and audiences in a wide variety of churches throughout central and northern California since 1981. His experience also includes more than twelve years in program management and administration of human service programs, including mental health, drug, and alcohol programs in three California counties and two states.

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Kathy McMahon Shoreline Preschool Teacher/Assistant

Kathy is the lead teacher for the 3′s class at Shoreline Preschool in Monterey. Kathy previously worked at the Toro Park Center sight as a teachers assistant for the 3′s and 4′s class. She has a B.S. in Liberal Studies from CSU Fresno and has enjoyed working with preschool children for the last five years. Kathy and her husband moved to the Salinas Valley in 1995 and have been married for over sixteen years. Kathy and her husband have been blessed with two, wonderful children and enjoy spending time with friends and family.

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Jillian Medina Spiritual Development Admin

Jillian serves on the Spiritual Development team. Her desire to serve God and her love for people are what called her to work in ministry. Bible studies, small groups and genuine fellowship have been very important in her own spiritual growth, and have helped deepen her relationship with God; in turn, her passion is to help others further and strengthen their own walk with Christ. Jillian has been attending Shoreline since 2006 and has been on staff since 2010. Jillian and her husband, Stephen, married in October 2010. They had their first child, Ella, in December 2012, and they love their life together and their new roles as parents!

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Dave Phillips Connections Pastor Pastor

Dave Phillips is responsible for connecting people with God throughout the body of Christ here at Shoreline. Dave has served churches in a variety of positions around the world during his tenure in the military. Ordained as a Presbyterian Elder ages ago he’s become actively involved in non-denominational Christian churches since 2002 where he’s served as Middle School Pastor, Director for Contemporary Worship, Worship Leader and various leadership positions all focused on ministering to the body of Christ and reaching out to those who have yet to accept His grace. Dave and his amazing wife Zoë Hale celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in 2013. Together they have four daughters: Miranda, Katrina, Alyssa and Cynthia.

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Roy Piña Children's Ministry Pastor Pastor

Roy comes to Shoreline with 14 years of children’s ministry experience. A product of Bethany College and Global University, he is also a veteran Awana commander, Rorheim Institute trainer, Certified Church Consultant, and Charter Member of The Society for Church Consulting. Roy is committed to growing healthy families through strong church-family partnerships, and providing a fun, safe atmosphere where children can grow in the grace of God. A Monterey native, Roy married his wife Barb in 1974. Roy and Barb have successfully survived the raising and launching of their three children and are adapting to the role of grandparents for Crystal Catherine and Naomi Grace, both born in 2008.

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Romel Retzlaff Executive Admin

After serving in several other areas of the church, Romel Retzlaff now assists Pastor Kevin as his right hand and serves as the brain’s third lobe for Ben Spangler, our pastor of ministry development. Romel holds a BA in speech communication and English, has taught special ed for three years, and has served as a librarian for three years at Alisal High School. She has been attending Shoreline since 1999, and loves working with the Shoreline team. She has a genuine compassion and servant’s heart for all who need a little help. Romel is married to Jonathan, and they have three adorable little boys, Christian, and twins Joshua and Caleb.

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Monica Rodriguez Shoreline Preschool Assistant

Monica is a teacher’s assistant on Tuesdays and Thursdays for our 3′s class on the Shoreline Church campus.  Monica has worked as a teacher’s assistant in preschool programs in Seaside and Monterey for 4 years. She has been a member of Calvary Chapel for 15 years where she spent 8 years volunteering in children’s ministry programs.  Monica has been married to Alex for 21 years. Her husband serves in the Coast Guard who stationed him in Monterey in 1997.  They have two amazing and talented children Matthew and Madison.

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Jonathan Ryan Worship Director

Jonathan is Shoreline’s worship leader, and continues to develop the creative and logistical vision for the Music Ministry. He works alongside Shoreline’s talented teams of volunteer musicians, to prepare and present authentic and powerful congregational worship times, and has a passion for using music to reach people both inside and outside the church. A native of central California, Jonathan has been involved with various worship teams for over a decade. He has had the privilege of playing music throughout the country, and studied Music and Biblical Studies at Southeastern University and Liberty University. Jonathan is currently working on his M.A. in Theological Studies, and his continued goal is to help people of all ages and background connect with God through relevant expressions of art and music. In his spare time, he loves cooking, painting, and songwriting. Jonathan lives in Monterey with his wife Bethany.

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Thomas Ryan Video Director

Thomas Ryan is the video producer at Shoreline. Thomas leads a team of volunteers to create quality video elements in Shoreline’s services, ministries, and many other outlets. His passion for video goes all the way back to childhood, where it wasn’t uncommon to see him running around with the family camcorder making movies with his friends. When he’s not behind a camera, he can be found either playing video games or saving the world as his alter-ego “Luthany,” a masked vigilante who harnesses the power of communication with sea creatures.

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Cristina Sierra-Mundo Shoreline Preschool Director-Monterey

Cristina Sierra-Mundo is a director and teacher at the Shoreline Preschool in Monterey. She has taught and coordinated programs for preschool age children since 2002. Cristina’s children’s ministry experience includes serving as children’s church coordinator/ teacher at Emmanuel COGIC in Seaside, as well as serving in Sunday School and mid week children’s programs at Shoreline Community Church. She has been a Director/Teacher at Shoreline Preschool in Monterey when the program launched in Fall 2008. She and her family volunteered with Child Evangelism Fellowship in outreach ministries for elementary-age children for nine years.

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Rick Simek Facilities Support

Rick Simek works to keep our facilities clean and ready for our family on Sunday mornings, as well as our many groups, to come in and worship, study and generally enjoy our God and His Word. He enjoys volunteering and can be seen most likely anywhere he might be able to help. Hailing originally from New York, Rick and his parents resided in New Hampshire for some years. He decided to move out to the Monterey Peninsula area after visiting the area.

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Ben Spangler Ministry Development Pastor Pastor

Ben Spangler and his programming team coordinate our Sunday morning services and events at the church. Ben has worked with businesses and churches as a production and planning consultant, and has run multimedia presentations for many organizations and events. For the past 10 years, he and his family have been involved in full-time ministry. Ben and his wife Lacy have been married for 10 years, and live in Seaside with their three children, Ian, Kaiya, and Elyse.

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Nate Tibbs Student Ministries Pastor

Nate serves as our high school pastor. He has 12 years of youth ministry experience, and has a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and theology, with a minor in biblical counseling. Nate and his wife Cady were married in July 2005 and joined the Shoreline family in March 2011. They have an incredible story of how God brought them together in Jamaica, even though Nate is a native of San Diego and Cady was born and raised in Wichita, Kansas. They both enjoy all forms of athletic competition; however, Cady is much better at basketball.

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John Wineglass Music Director

As music director, John Wineglass works with the worship leader to bring glory to God through music throughout the church. A native Washingtonian, John Wineglass has performed in several orchestras and chamber ensembles both in the U.S. and abroad, performing his first viola concerto with the DC Youth Orchestra in 1984 at 11 years old. John has achieved numerous music accreditations, as well as three Emmy® Awards with seven nominations to date, and he has performed with many Grammy®-Award winning artists. His musical prowess and his passion for music have afforded him opportunities to perform on five continents and before every president since Ronald Reagan. John is a graduate of The American University (B.M.) and holds a master’s degree in Music Composition from New York University, studying with Justin Dello-Joio of the Julliard School. John coordinates our worship sets as well, and you will catch him onstage most Sunday mornings playing the keyboard, organ, violin, and occasionally even the accordion. His wife Denise is also a talented worship musician. John and Denise live on the Peninsula with their daughter Abbey.

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Steve Young Military Multi-Site Pastor

Steve is responsible for helping develop the military multi-site vision, recruiting and training leaders for this ministry, and acting as the liaison and primary contact person with all multi-sites and their leaders. Steve is a retired U.S. Army Chaplain who was active duty for 25 years, first as an enlisted soldier then later as a chaplain. Steve was ordained in 1983. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree at Central Bible College, a Master of Divinity at the AG Theological Seminary and a Master of Arts at Wheaton College. Steve also works at the U.S. Army Garrison, Presidio of Monterey, as the Chief of Plans, Analysis, and Integration. Steve and Anne have been married for 30 years. They have three adult children: Robert and Danielle Povelones, Matthew Young and Chelsea Young. They also have a one-year old grandson, Ethan. Steve loves to golf, play racquetball and other sports, and go on morning walks with Anne.

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Jay Zwagerman Ministry Systems Development Director

Jay serves in the ministry development area of Shoreline, helping in the creation and execution of new and enhanced mission/ministry strategies and initiatives to support the mission of Shoreline.  Jay has been blessed by having been able to serve in many ways at multiple churches.  He served on the boards of 3 different churches in different leadership positions.  Jay led various teams including a Long Range Planning Team, a Senior Pastor Transition Team, and work teams in “Beyond the Walls” outreach events.  Jay also served in strategic planning and leadership roles for the regional denomination level organization.  Jay spent his career as a senior manager in the computer systems industry.  He has also provided business transformation consulting services and led conflict resolution processes for various organizations.  Jay earned engineering degrees from Calvin College and University of Michigan, and his MS degree from the University of Minnesota.  Jay and his wife Lynn have been married over 21 years and live in Monterey.  Between them, they have 3 grown children and 6 grandchildren.  In his free time, Jay enjoys hiking, golf, kayaking, and doing projects in his workshop.

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Lynn Zwagerman Ministry Process Development Director

Lynn serves in the area of ministry development, with a goal of helping to create more ministry capacity by improving efficiencies in Shoreline’s many processes, such as those related to launching new ministries, and to equipping ministry leaders, staff, and volunteers. Lynn was a computer software and services entrepreneur for many years. She also has had the joy and privilege of serving in and leading in many different areas of ministry prior to coming to Shoreline in 2010:  community outreach, inter-cultural missions, computer technology/information management, divorce recovery, organizational and leadership development, and major event planning. Lynn led Missions and Outreach ministries as a volunteer leader for a number of years before joining that church’s senior pastoral staff team as its Executive Director of Ministries.  Lynn’s and her husband Jay were married in 1990 forming a blended family which now includes 6 grandchildren in addition to Lynn’s son and Jay’s son and daughter.  Her hobbies include golf, plein-air painting, hiking, and kayaking.

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Jeanette Liguori Nursery Coordinator

Jeanette is the nursery coordinator and has attended Shoreline Community Church since 1997. She has been involved in children’s ministry for over 40 years. Growing up in Edwardsville, IL, Jeanette was involved in her church’s bus ministry as a teen, and she has continued to serve children in many capacities since then. She attended Christ for the Nations Bible Institute in Dallas, TX, where she met Vince, her husband of 30 years. Jeanette and Vince live in Carmel Valley and have five children, Christine, Natalie, Jana, Matt, and Caitlin; and three grandchildren, Debbie, Tim and Siena.

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