We have a great group of people who serve as our pastors and leaders.

Read below to learn more about them or click a link to send them an email!

  • Edgar & rosa ogarrio - lead pastors

    EdgarO@mbccag.org | 831.899.4124.x711

    Pastor Edgar & Rosa joined the MBCC family in May, 2020, though they have been connected to the church since early 2019. They became Lead Pastors in November 2020. Having served as associate pastors of Vida Camino Verdad for several years, they bring huge hearts for ministry to our church family. We are blessed to have them and their two children.

  • Jen Gunter - Associate Pastor

    JenG@mbccag.org | 831.899.4124 x702

    Pastor Jen joined the MBCC staff in August 2018. She previously served as a children's pastor in the Sacramento area. She oversees our KidsChurch and 831 Youth Ministries. Jen loves people and is a wonderful addition to our team!

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  • Jennifer jacobs - office manager

    JenniferJ@mbccag.org | 831.899.4124 x700

    Jennifer re-joined the church staff in April 2016 as our office administrator.  She and James have been married since September 1975, and have a daughter and son (-in-law), Michelle (Chelle) and Ramon Panis.  

  • isai ogarrio - worship director

    isaio@mbccag.org | 831.899.4124

    Isai is a wonderful addition to our church leadership team and we are grateful for his service. Isai oversees the worship ministry at MBCC. He is the son of a pastor and is also the brother of Pastor Edgar. He is married and has two children.

  • Jacob voyce - school principal

    mrvoyce@mbcsonline.org | 831.899.2060‬

    Jacob Voyce has a long history in school ministry. He holds a masters degree in school administration. He joined our staff in June 2017. We are very blessed to have Jacob lead our Christian school. He is married to Carrie, and they have two children who attend MBCS.

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  • xenia cromer - Family events Coordinator

    xeniac@mbccag.org | 831.899.4124

    Xenia serves as our Family Events Coordinator, planning & leading all our church events here at MBCC.  She also serves on our worship team.  We are very grateful for her dedication! Xenia is married to Shane and they have two children.

  • kristie hernandez - WM director & social media

    kristieh@mbcc.org | 831.899.4124

    Kristie has been a part of MBCC since 2013 and serves as our Women's Ministry Director and Social Media Creator.  She also serves on the worship team and helps wherever needed.  She is married to her husband Tony and they have three children.


    gioa@mbcc.org | 831.899.4124

    Gio has been attending MBCC since March 2020 and is serving as our Young Adults Leader.  He has a heart to see the young adults of our community have a safe place to fellowship, to grow in Christ and to serve together.  "Servant of All" (SOA) is for adults ages 18 & over. 

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We are incredibly blessed with some wonderful people who serve as our "behind the scenes" leaders at Monterey Bay Christian Center. We are grateful for their prayers and support!

  • Jimmy cook


    Re-Elected 2018

  • dany custodio


    Appointed 2020

  • James Jacobs


    Re-elected 2020

  • David Schmidt

    vice-chair MEMBER

    Elected 2018