Staff and volunteer leaders...

Pastor Ken & Debbie Cunningham, Interim Pastor

We are very excited to have Pastor Ken Cunningham serving us as our Interim Pastor while we continue to seek God's long-term plan for our permanent pastor. Pastor Ken has served Christ's church for many years in various capacities and has a great deal of experience in marriage and personal counseling.
He received his Bachelors for Christian Education from Biola University in 1984 and his Masters of Divinity from Golden Gate Seminary in 1987. He acquired his second Masters for Marital and Family Therapy from Western Seminary in 2012.Debbie Cunningham holds a Doctorate of Education and serves as the Education Department Chair at San Diego Christian College. They have two adult children and three grandchildren.


J.D. Johnson, Youth Director

JD Johnson is a former U.S. Marine with deep roots in Carlton Hills, a heart for youth, and a passion for Jesus.  JD, is leading this ministry into the twenty first century with a youth worship ministry, bi-weekly activities, service projects.  We have some exciting times ahead of us here at Carlton Hills Youth.


Sandee Rossman, Worship Director

Sandee started attending Carlton Hills Church as a preschooler with her family and has been here ever since.  She met and married her husband Bill at Carlton Hills, and now both are happy to be raising their two beautiful daughters in the same church family.  Sandee followed in the footsteps of her dad as the worship leader, and has been volunteering in that position for the last 10 years.  She also enjoys her job as an elementary school teacher.



Dave Brock, Adult Sunday School Teacher

Dave became a member at Carlton Hills back in 1999. He met his wife Jill here in the college group at the time. They now have three children who they bravely are homeschooling.

Favorite books: The Great Divorce, C.S. Lewis; Institutes of the Christian Religion, John Calvin; Morning and Evening, Charles Spurgeon

Janet Brent, Nursery Director & PreSchool Sunday School Teacher

Janet serves faithfully in our nursery, caring for our littlest ones and helping them to understand the love of Christ from the earliest ages.


Bill Birch, Adult Sunday School Teacher