Meet Our Leaders

Say hello to the leadership team at CFTN Surprise

Meet our leadership

Say hello to the leadership team at CFTN Surprise. Got questions for the lead team? Contact us by clicking here.

Pastor Joey & Judy Salinas

Head pastors

Pastors Joey and Judy have been high school sweethearts since they were 15 years old! They have been together for 19 years and were blessed with two wonderful children! They are graduates of CFTN School of Ministry, which they now teach in, and Dr. McCray's Advance Life Coaching Program. They love cultivating atmosphere of God's love, freedom, and unity everywhere they go!


Fun Fact About Pastor Joey: I competed in a World Cup National Competition for Karate and I was second degree black belt!


Fun Fact About Pastor Judy: I am a great roller skater! Since I was little my parents taught me to skate and I've loved it since.

Favorite Scripture: Psalm 34:4

Pastor Raymond & Rebecca Grim

Frontline Pastors

Fun Fact: We enjoy learning about different cultures and communities by going on local food tours.


Favorite Scripture: Jeremiah 29:11

Pastor Bryce Gohn

Student's pastor

Fun Fact: I’m a simple white girl who coincidentally loves to rap.


Favorite Scripture: Joshua 1:9

David & Valency Gohn

IT Guru & Prayer Ministry Leader

Fun Fact: We got married after dating for six weeks! When you know, you know!

Favorite Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:4-8

Kim Parks

Greeting leader

Fun Fact: I grew up in Africa and had a pet monkey name Charley!

Favorite Scripture: Joel 2:24-26

Craig & Janet Fowler

Hospitality leaders

Fun Fact: We love to go out in the desert and pick Prickly Pears. They make great jellies!

Favorite Scripture: Deuteronomy 33:26-27

Mark & Amy Gaertner

Facility Directors

Fun Fact About Mark: I served 20 years in the Navy and retired in 2010.


Fun Fact About Amy: I love everything Disney and Christmas! And yes, I put up my Christmas Tree before Thanksgiving!

Favorite Scripture: Philippians 4:13