PASTORAL STAFF & ELDERS

PASTORAL STAFF


BRYAN SANDS


Lead Pastor

Pastor Bryan, his wife Caz, and their 3 daughters Abby (5), Lily-Rose (2), and newborn Hananiah moved from Fullerton, California in October 2018 to join the KCC ‘Ohana. Bryan served as the Campus Pastor for Hope International University for the last 7 years. He is the author of many articles in various magazines including “Relevant” and “Outreach.” In 2017, his book, Everyone Loves Sex: So Why Wait? (A Discussion in Sexual Faithfulness) was published and released in the States and Australia. Bryan’s passion is for people, preaching, leading, teaching, missions, encouraging, and mentoring.

MARIE ELETISE


ASSOC. PASTORCHILDREN'S & WOMEN'S MINISTRY

Pastor Marie first attended Kaimuki Christian Church as a teenager, and returned with her husband, Pastor Nofo, in 2010 to serve our keiki (children) and women's ministries. Pastor Marie's passion is for the women of our church to shine for Jesus, and for our keiki to realize how much God loves them and wants them to know they're His kids. Pastors Marie and Nofo have a daughter, who recently graduated from college and a son, who is a collegiate football player.

NOFO ELETISE


ASSOC. PASTORMEN'S MINISTRY & LOCAL OUTREACH

Pastor Nofo grew up in Western Samoa, where he played professional rugby before he met Jesus Christ. He first encountered Kaimuki Christian Church through his involvement with South Seas Christian Ministries, helping to coordinate Samoa short-term missions. Pastor Nofo's passion flows from his love for Jesus, and he brings that passion to our local outreach and men's ministries. "Nothing is worth doing if it's not for Him!" Pastor Nofo and his wife, Marie, have a daughter, who recently graduated from college and a son, who plays collegiate football.

DANNY HAN


ASSOC. PASTOR, DIRECTOR OF MINISTRIES

Danny Han leads the charge in streamlining our ministries so that the focus remains on making disciples and reaching a new generation for Christ. Danny is passionate about seeing God move in the lives of people. Stories of families and individuals who went from 'here' to 'there' because of Jesus is what fires him up. He loves sipping coffee with his wife Kyunghee along the Hawaii Kai waterfront and enjoys playing games with his kids. Danny is also an amateur green thumb and enjoys growing vegetables in his small garden.

ASHLEY HAYLER


WORSHIP DIRECTOR

Ashley Hayler is the director of worship at Kaimuki Christian Church. She is a classically trained singer who leads the music at our services. Ashley graduated from Pacific Rim Christian University with a degree in Theology.

JERRY HUBBARD


ASSOC. PASTOR, ADMINISTRATOR

Pastor Jerry first came to Kaimuki Christian Church in 1976 as a new believer who needed a church. He met his wife, Dawn, here and has served both the church and school in varying roles prior to becoming our Administrator. Pastor Jerry's passion is to keep ministry at the forefront of administration, keep operations running smoothly, to facilitate our church and school ministries. Pastor Jerry and Dawn have two adult children, and two grandsons.


ELDERS

Our church family is led by a group of Elders, the model of church leadership directed in the New Testament. Elders are nominated and elected by the members of our church, and serve 3-year terms.

Richie Aqui

zach claytor

MARK GALLAGHER

DANNY HAN

Norman Hong

CHAIR

KEVIN QUINN

BOB SPEARING

Steve Yoshioka