Pastors & Directors

Jackson Clelland

Senior Pastor

Rev. Dr. Jackson Clelland serves as the Senior Pastor and Head of Staff of Presbyterian Church of the Master in Mission Viejo. 

Daryl Ellis

Executive Pastor

Rev. Dr. Daryl Ellis serves as PCOM’s Executive Pastor and as pastoral liaison to the Finance, Personnel, Buildings & Grounds, Youth, and Membership & Assimilation Committees. 

Courtney Ellis

Associate Pastor

Rev. Courtney Ellis is PCOM’s Associate Pastor, chief storyteller, communications mastermind, and host of the weekly PCOM Podcast. 

Kathy Harris

Director of Sanctuary Worship and Music

Kathy's heart for worship is evidenced in her worship leadership on Sunday mornings.  In addition to her role, she also serves as Director of Sanctuary Choir.

Jeff Given

Director of AWAKE Worship

Jeff directs and oversees the Awake service in The Commons.

Miranda Almeida

Director of Children's and Family Ministries

Miranda absolutely loves working with children, and has worked in elementary schools both locally and internationally.

Matt Becerra

Director of Youth Ministries

Matt loves the community aspect of our church. Bonds and relationships centered around God are the best in life.

Lizzie Jonte

Associate Director of Youth Ministries and Media Coordinator

Lizzie loves to see the youth's eagerness to connect with Jesus and each other! She says it is such a gift!

Nadine Wardwell

Director of Adult Fellowship

Nadine has a heart to connect adults 55+, such as empty nesters, retirees, widows and couples, through ministry, volunteer opportunities and community events.

Carol Marleau

Director of Congregational Care

Carol also provides leadership for the Deacon Ministry.  “It is such a gift and privilege to care for our church family- a family that I dearly love!”

Vanessa Renich

Director of Preschool

How to describe directing our amazing preschool? Try rewarding, crazy, fun, creative, ever-changing, motivating, and challenging. 

Peter Sedlewicz

Church Business Manager