Pastors & Staff

Sean O'Grady

Senior Pastor

Sean O'Grady is a pastor's kid from Oregon who made his way to California to earn his degrees from Life Pacific College and Azusa Pacific University. In another life, he spent time in the LA acting world, and he's also an adjunct professor at Life Pacific University. His lovely wife Kelly is a dance teacher at Bonita High School and both enjoy the arts and sports. However, their greatest joy and love is their children Lucy and Declan who are just pure fun.

Josh & Allison Ortega

Administration & Associate Pastor

Allison Ortega is Lifehouse’s Associate Pastor. She has been attending Lifehouse since 2018. She graduated from Life Pacific College in 2011. She works at Starbucks and makes a lot of coffee. She enjoys spending quality time with Josh and Phillip and going on adventures! Her heart and role as the Associate Pastor is to do whatever is needed! Helping others grow and develop in their ministries, while getting to minister to them in the process, loving one the Lifehouse community and assisting Pastor Sean, so he can best lead Lifehouse. Josh is a Life Pacific University Professor and the university's Librarian. He also has years of experience in ministry. 

Tom & Deb Ward

Prayer Pastor & Associate Pastor

Tom and Deb. Bringing wisdom and experience, passion and care. We're so grateful to have them serving in so many areas to bless our church. 

Jason & Rosy Vazquez

Interim Youth Pastors

Rosy is an educator, a mom, and wife, and an amazing pastor with experience, passion, and wisdom. Jason is a cutting edge videographer and dedicated church leader. They are on fire for Jesus and want to bring others along for the journey.