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Meet the Team

Pastors Daniel and Theresa Jones
Senior Lead Pastors

  
Leading people to new heights in Christ is the passion of Pastors Daniel and Theresa Jones. The heart of their ministry at Summit is loving and encouraging others to fulfill their God-given destiny and to press to maximize their full potential in Christ. Their lives are a testimony for their ministry style, loving people and doing the works of Jesus Christ in this generation. Witnessing the modern day ministry of the Holy Spirit, with gifts, healings, and miracles flowing in their ministry.   

 

 

Pastors Tal and Dee Klaus

Overseeing Christian Training & Bible College

 

With a passion to equip and mentor men and women to teach, evangelize and disciple other believers, Doctors Tal and Dee Klaus lead Vision International Training & Education Network (ITEN)at Summit Church. ITEN is an educational ministry designed to teach the Word of God through theological studies and academic achievement offering state approved degrees. Pastors Tal & Dee also oversee the Summit School of Supernatural Ministry using Bethel curriculum.  

   

 

Pastor Andrew and Rochelle Hopkins

Lead Worship Pastor / College & Young Adults Ministry Pastor

 As a Worship Leader at Summit since 2004, Andrew Hopkins brings his passionate love of God into Summit's sanctuary through his inspired music and leadership of the Worship Team. Composing original worship songs and adapting contemporary worship music and traditional hymns to his own style, Andrew brings us to the heart of God through worship, writing songs for the church as an artist of Summit Music, including their own live album, "Wave After Wave," "This is How We Cry Out", and an acoustic EP, "Songs from Home". Andrew also serves as the College Pastor for Crux ministry at Summit.

  

 

Pastor Matt and Annie Steingard

Worship Pastor

Matt started serving in worship ministry as a teenager in his hometown near Toronto, Canada, and began leading worship in high school for his church's youth group. In 2003, he completed the Toronto School of Ministry at a sister Church of Catch the Fire located in London, England. It was there he met his wife, Annie, who is from the San Diego area. They married in 2005 and now live in North County. In 2004, Matt studied Theology at Tyndale University in Toronto, and in 2011, he completed the Biola Bold Program, and received his Bachelor's Degree in Organizational Leadership.

 

 

Cassandra and Christopher Bair

Creative Director/ Dance Studio Director

 Cassandra has been dancing since she was five years old, and is passionate in her mission to prophetically and powerfully communicate the message of the Gospel through Creative Arts. She organizes and integrates the Arts into Summit's church services, local outreaches, special events, mission trips, and dance shows. She was trained at Set Apart Dance until she was 16 years old, and was a part of the award winning Xcalibur Dance Team at Carlsbad, High School for three years.In 2008, Cassandra graduated from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and Minor in Leadership. She started Blessed Feet Dance in October of 2008. She has directed and choreographed an Annual Dance Show for the last 6 years. 

 

Taylor Jensen 

Youth Ministry / Prayer Ministry Director

Born and raised in San Diego, California, Taylor is passionate to see God bring Revival and Reformation into his city. Taylor's heart is to see this generation fall in love with Jesus Christ and passionately pursue Him in every area of life. He dreams of seeing Houses of Prayer planted throughout the region and see 24/7 Worship established in our county.