PASTORAL STAFF & ELDERS

PASTORAL STAFF


BRYAN SANDS


Lead Pastor

Pastor Bryan, his wife Caz, and their 3 daughters Abby (7), Lily-Rose (4), and Hananiah (2) moved from Fullerton, California in October 2018 to join the KCC ‘Ohana. Prior to being our Lead Pastor, Bryan served as the Campus Pastor for Hope International University for 7 1/2 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

Pastor Marie first attended Kaimuki Christian Church as a teenager, and returned with her husband, Pastor Nofo, in 2010 to serve our keiki (children). Pastor Marie's passion is for our keiki to realize how much God loves them and wants them to know they're His kids.

NOFO ELETISE


ASSOC. PASTORMEN & 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

Pastor Danny 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 fire him up. He loves to cook, sip coffee with his wife,  and play games with his two kids. Danny is also an amateur green thumb, endeavoring to grow fruits and vegetables in his small garden.

ASHLEY HAYLER


WORSHIP DIRECTOR

Ashley 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.

CAMERON HENDERSON


ASSOC. PASTOR, YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS

Cameron and his wife Kardyn moved back to the island from Fullerton, California. Cameron was stationed on Marine Corps Base Hawaii for 5 years and deployed 3 times throughout the South Pacific training US Marines and Allied Forces. He later attended Hope International University serving in Campus Ministries for 2 years and then led the ministry as Campus Pastor. Cameron believes in teaching youth about God through understanding Scripture; building effective ministry teams by utilizing people’s gifts and talents to glorify God; and investing in future generations through discipleship. His passion is to serve the Lord and others.

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.

CAZ SANDS


ASSOC. PASTOR, WOMEN

Pastor Caz grew up in Sydney, Australia, and after High School went straight into Bible College at Hillsong Church. After graduating she went into full time ministry, became an ordained pastor, and now has over 20 years full time ministry experience. In 2007 she moved to the USA to join the pastoral staff at a church in Orange County, California. She has experience leading ministries such as Youth, Women’s, Creative, Events, Conferences, Marketing, Graphic Design, Pastoral Care, and more. She married Pastor Bryan in 2010 and together they have 3 beautiful daughters. She is passionately in love with Jesus and loves to help others experience the fullness of life in Christ. She loves to preach and teach, and help women understand their true value, unique calling and the powerful impact they can have on the planet as God’s daughters.

 
 
 


ELDERS

Oversight of 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.

Elders are to have the Scriptural characteristics, traits and qualifications outlined in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1:6-9.


Richie Aqui


VEHIA GOO


bryan sands

zach claytor


DANNY HAN


bob spearing

MARK GALLAGHER


NORMAN HONG - CHAIR


KEVIN QUINN