Nick & Rachel

Lead Pastor

Nick and Rachel have been married and involved in Pastoral ministry for more than 10 years. He is the founding Pastor of CityLight, and has a passion to reach Los Angeles with the gospel of Jesus. Rachel leads our Ladies Ministry and helps coordinate ladies events. She loves interior designing of commercial + residential spaces and refinishing furniture. Nick loves Dodger baseball and spending time with his family. 


Damian & Gizelle

Assistant Pastor | Worship Leader

Damian has served at CityLight for five years and is over worship and youth. He and his wife Gizelle enjoy spending time with their son, Dante Luca. Gizelle runs her own graphic design business and Damian enjoys good food and photography. 


Will & Ranae

Vitalize Ministry Directors | Director of Marketing & Creative Content | Special Assistant to the Lead Pastor

Will and Ranae have served at CityLight for the past five years. Will serves in Vitalize which is our un-married adults ministry for ages 18-30. He also oversees creative marketing, and our online community. Ranae's ministry passion is discipling young women in the singles ministry and serving on our Impact Team. She also enjoys cooking and blogging. Will is a content marketing entrepreneur who specialized in video & photography. He also enjoys growing their non profit organization that serves artists in Los Angeles. 



Administrative Assistant

Alyssa was born and raised in San Diego, California. She put her faith in Jesus in 2010, and later went to Bible College in Lancaster. She served in our ministry while in college and now works in our office as the administrative assistant. Alyssa enjoys exploring, eating out, and has her own photography business. 


Josh & Georgina 

Adult Ministries | Impact Team Director 

Josh and Georgina have served at CityLight for 7 years. Josh oversees our Impact Team, Discipleship, and Life Groups.  Georgina enjoys serving in our nurseries on Sundays and spending time with their two sons Noah and Zach. Josh is a Navy Veteran who served in operation enduring freedom and operation Iraqi freedom. 



Adult Ministries Assistant | Parking Team Director

Sam assists Will and Josh in leading the church to create engaging environments where people can connect with each other and grow closer to Christ. Sam also oversees a vital role in our ministry on Sundays to make sure your have excellent experience parking in our 4 lots around the facility and taking the proper measures to ensure your safety. Sam enjoys board games, movies, and has a huge heart for our Spanish speaking community. 


David & Misty

Nursery Ministry | Impact Team

Misty and her husband, David, have been members at CityLight for eight years. Misty's favorite part about leading the nursery ministry is knowing that she is providing a safe and loving place for kids to play while their parents are hearing the word of God. David serves on our Impact Team enjoys the outdoors and fishing. Misty is a huge Disneyland fan and they spend as much time there as possible with her son and daughter. 


Mike & Johanna

Children's Ministry

Mike and Johanna have been attending CitylightLA for 8 years, serving in the children’s Ministry for 6 years. They love serving in the children’s ministry because they get to see the kids be passionate about Jesus and build a deep relationship with the Lord at a young age. They like to travel, go out for ice cream, watch movies and order things on Amazon.


Ken and Mary

House Media | Ladies Ministry

Ken and Mary have been attending CityLight with his family since 2010. He has worked behind the scenes in radio & television for nearly 30 years and brings this experience to CityLight’s Media Ministry. Ken enjoys traveling with their family and exploring new technologies. Mary has been an educator for over 25 years, enjoys working with families, and has a passion for building Godly and healthy learning experiences for parents and children.   Her mission is to help women find connections, growth, and encouragement at CityLight to champion their roles in their homes, their workplaces, and their community. They both love to drink coffee. Lots of coffee. 

Our mission is to lead people to become fully devoted followers of Christ. That’s how we’re able to make a difference, and it’s the driving force behind everything we do.
— Pastor Reed