In early 1976...

West Valley Christian Church started with a group of 5 families under the leadership of Founding Pastor Glenn Kirby.

Today we are committed to a wide range of spiritual, personal, and community outreach programs, but our focus is the same: to reach and bring hope to those in need of our Savior Jesus Christ.

Our Staff & Leadership Team

Our Staff at West Valley Christian Church is a Team of men and women who love God.

Please feel free to contact anyone on the team with any question you might have. We are here to serve.

If you have a general question please write us at contact@wvcch.org.

  • Rob Denton - Lead Pastor

    rob@wvcch.org


    Rob was born and raised in SoCal. He enjoys playing most sports, especially golf and baseball.  Rob and his wife Lisa have two boys, Drew and Easton. He became the Lead Pastor in 2016.

  • John Stalboerger - Associate Pastor

    john@wvcch.org


    John graduated from West Valley Christian School in 1988 and from Hope International University in 1993 with a degree in Church Growth/Preaching. John and his wife, Christina, have two college aged sons: Andrew and Timothy. John enjoys reading, sports and good BBQ; not necessarily in that order.

  • Glenn Kirby - Care Pastor

    glenn@wvcch.org


    Glenn is the founding pastor of West Valley Christian Church. Glenn attended Ozark Bible College, Joplin, Missouri, where he graduated in 1971. He also graduated with a Master's Degree from Pacific Christian College in Fullerton, California, in 1985. Glenn and his wife Carolyn have two daughters, Karla and Kimberly, and 14 grandchildren.

  • Greg Green - Missions Pastor

    greg@wvcch.org


    Greg was born and raised in the San Fernando Valley and has a passion for spreading God’s Word to the world. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from CSUN and a Masters in Divinity from Pepperdine. He loves to cook, create, write, build, discover, travel, and explore God’s creation.

  • Jim Bell - Teaching Pastor

    contact@wvcch.org


    Jim is a graduate of U.C. Santa Barbara and the USC Law School. He has been a Sunday school teacher and an elder, and is now a preacher at West Valley Christian Church on Saturday nights, where he and his wife, Cindy, have been members since 1984. They have two children and two grandchildren.

  • Zach Taylor - Student Ministries Director

    zach@wvcch.org


    Zach Taylor was born and raised on the Gulf Coast of Mobile, AL. He loves the outdoors and in his spare time can usually be found at the beach surfing or just relaxing. He loves videography and watching sports on the weekend. His passion is for ministering to youth and serving God.

  • Amy Gonzalez - Children' Ministry Director

    amy@wvcch.org


    Amy Gonzalez is passionate about hot coffee, planner stickers, and Jesus. She is always ready to laugh, try new foods, and connect kids to The Savior. She is thankful for her husband Tim, their four kids, and Diet Coke from a fountain.

  • Cynthia Wagner - Operations Manager

    cynthia@wvcch.org


    Cynthia was born, raised and has spent almost her entire life right here in Southern California where she met her amazing husband. She loves spending time with her family, camping, being a mom to her 2 daughters, and being a wife. Cynthia has been working at West Valley since 2001 and considers it a ministry that she loves, not a job.

  • Mandie Pinto - Worship Director

    At the age of 14, Mandie Pinto clearly heard the call to minister through music and set out to sing at churches, conferences,  and services throughout the world.  Mandie also teaches voice privately and conducts vocal workshops at various churches. Mandie and her husband Jeremy have been happily married for 15 years and she is a blessed mama to their two young beautiful daughters.


  • Brandon Aram - Worship Leader

    contact@wvcch.org


    Brandon was born in Bakersfield, CA and was raised in the San Fernando Valley. He began leading worship at the age of 14. Brandon enjoys writing, recording and performing music as well as cooking. He has been serving as Worship Leader for West Valley Christian Church since October of 2013.  

  • Jackie Carter - Administrative Assistant

    jackie@wvcch.org


    Jackie and her family have been a part of the West Valley family since 2000 when their oldest son started attending our school.  After faithfully volunteering in many ministries for 19 years she came on staff part-time in April of 2019.  Jackie and her husband Chuck have been married for 37 years and they have 2 sons.

  • Tracie Cordle - Administrative Assistant

    tracie@wvcch.org


    Tracie loves her life as a native of Southern California where the sun shines on most days. She and her husband Jim have enjoyed 23 years of marriage and have two children Kara and Trent. After attending and volunteering at West Valley for over 25 years she came on staff part-time in August of 2014.

  • Mike Van Holten - Sound Technician


  • Lexi Hoevel - Intern    


  • Taryn Hogue - Intern


  • Tyana Farrell - Intern


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