Getting to know us!

Interim Pastor

Rev. Kevin Downer

Rev. Kevin Downer

revkev@mccla.org
323.669.3434 x102

Rev. Kevin Downer is honored to join Founders MCC as the intentional interim pastor.  He believes that our history as a congregation and the denomination have prepared us to be the prophetic and pastoral presence so many in our community, city and world long to experience. Read Rev. Kevin’s full bio here.

Staff Pastors

Reverend Alejandro “Alex” Escoto

Reverend Alejandro “Alex” Escoto

Spanish Speaking Ministry

323.669.3434 x 107

Staff

Jane Syftestad

Jane Syftestad

Music Director

323.669.3434

Jeffery A. Jones

Jeffery A. Jones

Facilities Manager

323.669.3434 x105

PJ Escobar

PJ Escobar

Church Administrator

323.669.3434 x101

Peter Kirkpatrick

Peter Kirkpatrick

Music - Spanish Speaking Service
Pastor Lucia Chappelle

Pastor Lucia Chappelle

Minister of Social Justice

323.669.3434

Volunteer Clergy

Rev Barbara Haynes

Rev Barbara Haynes

Volunteer Clergy
Rev Dr. Lori Dick

Rev Dr. Lori Dick

Volunteer Clergy
Rev Sandy Williams

Rev Sandy Williams

Volunteer Clergy
Rev Tim Hamilton

Rev Tim Hamilton

Volunteer Clergy
Rev Steve Swafford

Rev Steve Swafford

Volunteer Clergy
Rev. Steve  Pieters

Rev. Steve Pieters

Volunteer Clergy
Rev Onetta Brooks

Rev Onetta Brooks

Volunteer Clergy

Board of Directors

Rev. Kevin Downer

Rev. Kevin Downer

Moderator

revkev@mccla.org
323.669.3434 x102

Rose Yager

Rose Yager

Vice Moderator

roseyager@mccla.org

Oyie Esguerra

Oyie Esguerra

Treasurer

Oyie@mccla.org

Roger Owens

Roger Owens

Clerk

rogerowens@mccla.org

Dean Coffey

Board Member

Patrice Ford

Board Member

TBD

Board Member