Our Leadership

Wade Hughes, Lead Pastor
Wade Hughes, Lead Pastor

Family: Michele (wife), Sarah (daughter), Zachary (son), and Kay Been at Lighthouse since: December 2015 My day job: Manage environmental programs at SMUD Currently reading: Desiring God by John Piper Little known fact about me: I was painfully shy and introverted when I was young. Favorite verse: Romans 12:1-2

Jenny Gibson, Associate Pastor
Jenny Gibson, Associate Pastor

Family: husband, Tom & daughter, Megan Area of ministry: teaching and discipleship Been at Lighthouse since: July 2017 Day job: This is my day job Currently reading: "Whisper" by Mark Batterson Little known fact about me: I’m ambidextrous Favorite verse: John 16:33

Jeremiah Wenneker, Assistant Pastor
Jeremiah Wenneker, Assistant Pastor

Family: Wife, Jacquelyn Area of Ministry: Spiritual Formation and Small Groups At LH since: June 2018 My day job: Dept. of Rehabilitation, supporting those with mental and physical disabilities. Currently reading: The Good and Beautiful God by J.B. Smith. Little known fact about me: Every Fedora that I've ever worn has been a gift from a friend or loved one. Favorite verse: Job 19:25-26

Tina Mercer, Assistant Pastor
Tina Mercer, Assistant Pastor

Family: mother of one, grandmother of seven Area of ministry: women's ministry, teaching, discipleship, At Lighthouse since: November 2007 Day job: Retired Currently reading: The Bible Little known fact about me: I was on a drill team in high school Favorite verse: 1 Peter 2:24

Tracey Vann, Children's Ministry Dir
Tracey Vann, Children's Ministry Dir

Family: Husband, Neil; Daughter, Makayla; Son, Forrest Area of Ministry: Children's Ministy, Youth, Young Adult, Outreach Been at LH since: September 2017 My day job: Natrual Gas Vehicle Analyst Currently reading: "Simple Church", "This Changes Everything, Lessons from James", "In Times Like These, Solid Rock Lessons of Hope" Little Known Fact About Me: I love being outside in the wild nature, but I am terrified of wild critters. Favorite Verse: Matthew 6:21

Neil Vann, Worship Director
Neil Vann, Worship Director

Family: wife Tracey Ministry: Worship Been at Lighthouse since: September 2017 Day job: Pool guy Currently reading: the Bible Little known fact about me: I'm color blind Favorite verse: Philippians 4.4

Peter Lew, LBA Member at Large
Peter Lew, LBA Member at Large

Family: Wife, Patty, Sons, Westley, Nikko, and Joseph Area of ministry: LBA and my family Been at Lighthouse since: July 2001 Day job: Elementary School Vice Principal Currently reading: Super Street Magazine Little known fact about me: I’m right-handed, but I play basketball and bowl with my left. Favorite verse: John 15:13

Paul Guidera, LBA Vice-Chair
Paul Guidera, LBA Vice-Chair
Ricky Mat, LBA Member at Large
Ricky Mat, LBA Member at Large

Family: Parents, sister, brother-in-law, niece and nephew Area of ministry: Men’s ministry, worship team, group studies, board member Been at Lighthouse since: October 2015 Day job: Strategic Business Planner at SMUD Currently reading: Counter Culture by David Platt Little known fact about me: I like cars. Favorite verse: ‭‭. Matthew‬ ‭6:33‬ ‭‬‬