“At LakeHills we pursue Jesus and we want you to as well. Our team is committed to expanding His Kingdom and we want to help you discover ways you can too.”
Jonathan Hornkohl: PASTOR
Jonathan serves LakeHills Community Church as Lead Pastor after spending more than a decade in private Christian education. Prior to his appointment at LakeHills Community Church, Jon served as a high school Bible teacher in the North San Diego County Area and most recently as an Assistant Principal. Recognized for his light-hearted approach and desire to promote spiritual growth, Jon brings an encouraging and influential style of speaking to LakeHills. Jonathan is a proud graduate of Biola University, where he met his beautiful wife, Lindsey, whom he partners with in raising their three children, Jeremiah, Paisley, and Jubilee.
Jake Strommen: WORSHIP LEAD
Possessing a heart for Worship and with years of experience in the Ministry, Jake serves as the Worship Lead at LakeHills Community Church. A graduate of Azusa Pacific University, Jake’s passion is to help train up the next generation of worship leaders, while inspiring and leading others to a more intimate relationship with Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior.
Patty Gnann: KIDS MINISTRY LEAD
Having a heart to teach and a passion to inspire, Patty serves LakeHills Community Church as our Kids Ministry Lead. Patty is happily married to her husband Jeff, and both are proud parents of three fun kiddos, Creed, Bryn, and Emry. Patty’s enthusiasm for the Spirit and ability to lead are special talents that help her guide youngsters to a more exciting and intimate experience with Jesus Christ.
Cindy Link: OFFICE MANAGER
With a servant’s heart, Cindy serves as the Office Manager and Church Bookkeeper. Alongside her husband Chuck, they are long-time attendees of LakeHills and have raised three wonderful children and enjoy spending time with their grandchildren.
Elder Role & Responsibilities
The elders have responsibility for the oversight of the church body including all members and employees, and have ultimate authority for managing the affairs of the church. While the Pastor and/or other members may direct various ministries of the church, the elders provide the overarching protection of the body and maintain final authority.
Those Currently Serving as Elder Include:
Marty Ahlgrim, Chris Centeio (Chair), Ben Justiniano, Dan Morris (Secretary),
Matt Morris, John Wanamaker