Faculty & Leadership


Our teachers have a heart to serve and equip students. The Faculty Listing provides information about each teacher’s background, to help you prayerfully consider which courses to take. 

Board Members

Brian Brodersen

Board President & Chair

Senior Pastor, Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa

M.A. in Ministry & Leadership (IP), Wheaton College Graduate School

Richard Cimino

Lead Pastor, Metro Calvary

M.A. in Christian Ministry & Leadership (IP), Western Seminary

Jeff Gipe


M.A. in Christian Ministry & Leadership (IP), Western Seminary

Mike Mugavero

Executive Director of Conference Centers, Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa

Dave Shirley

Vice President & CEO/Teacher, Calvary Chapel Bible College

M.Ed., University of South Carolina

Jordan Taylor

Executive Pastor, Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa

M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary

Lu Wing


Associate Pastor

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, M.A. in Theology (IP), University of Aberdeen

Full Time Staff

Joel Wingo


Ph.D. in Educational Studies, Biola University/Talbot School of Theology

Kayla Peterson

Admissions & Student Life Coordinator

Kyle Clemann

Admissions & Student Life Coordinator

Alicia Mendez

Operations Coordinator

Nathaniel Horner

Online Learning Coordinator

Vanessa Acosta

Registrar & Director of Academic Services

M.A. in Theological Studies, Veritas International University

Rory Daugherty

Academic Services Coordinator