Leadership Team

Lead Pastor

Tim Scott

Lead Pastor

Tim Scott has been pastoring for almost 40 years. He has been the Lead Pastor at Grace San Diego since 1992. He provides a great blend of serious theological teaching with a slightly quirky sense of humor. His objective is to share the Gospel with those who don’t know Christ and point believers toward an accurate application of God's Word in their daily lives.

tim@gracesd.com
Executive Pastor

Jesse Jacobs

Executive Pastor

Jesse, his wife Desiree and son Luke checked out Grace Church in 2011. They instantly loved the community and mission of the church. Jesse's passion is to see leaders developed and people disconnected from God fall in love with Jesus. He is ready to reach out with the love of Christ in relevant ways and to bring you along for the exciting journey. Lets do it!

jesse@gracesd.com
Creative Arts Pastor

Matt Woltjer

Creative Arts Pastor

Matt has been involved in worship ministry for over 15 years. He came to check out grace from a Google search over two years ago and fell in love with the atmosphere of worship he experienced. Matt's passion is to bring people into a close connection with God through music and worship.

matt@gracesd.com
Connect Groups

Erin Allen

Connect Groups

Erin with her husband Travis, daughter Annabelle, and son Lucas have been attending Grace Church since 2007. Erin is excited to be cultivating community through the Connect Group ministry at Grace while also overseeing finances and the coffee cart.

erin@gracesd.com
Life Development Pastor

Nolan Lee

Life Development Pastor

Nolan found Grace through a google search in the Summer of 2013. Nolan has been involved in youth ministry for almost a decade. He has a true passion for seeing youth come to know Christ in a transformational way, and to continue walking alongside of them as they navigate life & faith.

Nolan@gracesd.com
First Impressions Director

Amy Reichert

First Impressions Director

Amy is a licensed minister and a licensed private investigator. Raised Jewish, she investigated the "Jesus thing" and came to faith ten years ago. Amy graduated Seminary and has worked in the First Impressions ministry for 8 years where she expresses both her love for God and people.

amy@gracesd.com
Women's Care Pastor

Kimberly Scott

Women's Care Pastor

Kimberly and her husband Tim love working side by side to give Grace an example of love and direction. Kimberly’s unusual ability to reach people gives her an impact in counseling our women's ministry. Her greatest joy comes from influencing her 7 kids and 5 grandkids to love and serve Jesus.

kimberly@gracesd.com
Elementary Kids Director

Jessica Hastings

Elementary Kids Director

Jessica, a native San Diegan, began attending Grace with her family in May 2009. Since then God has moved in her life growing her love for his kingdom especially the children. With two young girls of her own, her passion is to deposit the Word of God into the heart of each child here at Grace, fostering their growth in faith and providing the foundation for them to become thriving members of our church body embracing the church’s mission to Worship, Connect and Serve

jessica@gracesd.com
Pre K Kids - Director

Desiree Jacobs

Pre K Kids - Director

Desiree and her husband Jesse love getting to know young families at Grace. As a former teacher, Desiree's desire is to create a welcoming environment for children where they can hear about Jesus' love for them and grow in the knowledge of Him on a weekly basis. Nothing gives her more joy than to see a child come into a relationship with Jesus and understand His love for them.

desiree@gracesd.com
Administration

Angelica Pittman

Administration

Angelica came to Grace in 2009 and her heart for people is a beautiful expression of God’s love. With a background in the military and in social services she brings her strong gifting in administration to running our church office. She also loves motivating people to action as she leads the Data Entry Team and oversees the Team Member Breakfast.  Her beautiful young son Isaiah Christian, attends Grace Kids Preschool.

angelica@gracesd.com
Grace Kids Preschool Director

Colleen Teran

Grace Kids Preschool Director

Colleen recently joined the Grace team with over 30 years of experience in early education as well as serving the local church with her pastor-husband, Phil. Colleen is passionate about the opportunities of ministry to the community through a preschool outreach. She also shares this passion through seminars and trainings through various organizations. Colleen and Phil are blessed with six grandchildren ages 5-6-7-8-9-10.

colleen@gracesd.com
Pastoral Care

Ken Anderson

Pastoral Care

Ken has been on the ministry team of Grace since 1995. He brings a unique musical talent to our worship and a great pastors heart to our pastoral care ministries. Ken has lead both the UCSD Gospel Choir and the MLK Choir of San Diego.

ptkenanderson@yahoo.com
Creative Team Ministry Partner

Jeff Dillow

Creative Team Ministry Partner

Jeff and his wife Rachel moved in San Diego in early 2013 from Indianapolis.  He splits his time between his wedding photography company and serving Grace through the tech and creative teams.  Jeff's passion is getting to tell people's stories and loves that we can experience God everyday through art and media.

jeff@gracesd.com
Prayer Team Ministry Partner

Shelley Tancil

Prayer Team Ministry Partner

Shelley is a native of San Diego, and has never lived anywhere else.  She was baptized at Grace in 2009, and started out serving on the tech team.  Seeing and learning what is possible with God, Shelley loves to encourage others in their journeys of carrying out God's ministry in their lives, and the lives they touch, in order to align with His purpose. Her motto is "keep lookin' up"

shelley@gracesd.com
Production Team Ministry Partner

Luis Ortega

Production Team Ministry Partner

Luis is a born leader with a true heart for serving his community, church, and family. Since 2011, Luis and his family have been heavily involved in nearly every aspect of ministry at Grace Church San Diego. Luis' gift for reading people's emotions is only surpassed by his desire to share God's love.

luis@gracesd.com
Kids With Special Needs Ministry Partner

Amanda Prout

Kids With Special Needs Ministry Partner

Amanda and her husband George, have attended Grace since 2004.  She is a retired special education teacher and wants to be sure families with children that have special needs find a wonderful place to worship. She wants parents to know that their children are being supported and loved in the program they attend.

amanda@gracesd.com
Men's Ministry Partner

Travis Allen

Men's Ministry Partner

Travis and his wife Erin have been attending Grace since 2007. He is the proud Dad to Annabelle (6) and Lucas (2). His passion for men's ministry is built on the desire to see men be transformed by God's truth and become the husbands, fathers and servant leaders Christ has called them to be. In his role as ministry partner he leads and develops connect group leaders as well as coordinates link events and service projects for men's groups.

travis@gracesd.com
Parking Team Ministry Partner

Anthony Kloman

Parking Team Ministry Partner

Anthony and his family have attended Grace since 2008. He has actively served with the Parking Team since 2009. His leadership and passion has impacted the Park and Ride Ministry since its inception. Anthony has worked in the Heating and Air Conditioning industry for over 30 years.

anthony@gracesd.com