Our Team

Pastoral Staff

 
Todd & Trish Turnbow
Lead Pastors
 
 PT and Pastor Trish founded TWC in 1998 with the heart of restoring lives.  They wanted to start a church for unchurched people and through that vision, TWC was born.
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Moose & Jocelyn Amato
Marriage Ministry Director &
Co-Worship Pastor
Moose serves with our connections & hospitality teams and Jocelyn co-pastors our worship team.  They have been part of TWC since 2005.
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Ray Buffington
Men’s Ministry Pastor
 
Not only is Ray one of the elders, he also leads our men as well.  He has a passion to see men unleashed into who God says they are.
Javier & Erika Castaneda
 
Associate Pastor & Women’s Pastor
 
Javier & Erika joined our TWC staff in 2017 and we are so blessed to have them!  
They are both incredibly gifted and will help take us to a new level!
Shane & Dijon Russell

Kid City Pastor & Freedom Pastor

 
Shane & D have been at TWC since 2009 and have a heart to see people of every age set free and walking in joy, hope and purpose
 
 
Will & Jennifer Padgett

Media Director & Co-Worship Pastor

Will has been with Pastor Todd from the start of TWC and Jen stepped on the scene in 2006 to lead our worship team. We are so grateful to have them on our team!
 
Jimmy & Amy Lucero
Youth Pastors
 
Jimmy & Amy Lucero have been the youth pastors here since March 2018. Their heart is to see students become leaders and be bold in their faith!
 

Administrative and Support Staff

 
Lashay Charles
Facilities Director
 
Lashay knows everything about everything when it come to the facilities of TWC.  She is also Pastor Shane’s right hand person in KidCity and has been on staff since 2014.
 
Amy Gatewood
Office Administrator
 
Amy oversees our church office and really holds everything together.  If you need an answer about anything, see her!  She has been part of the team since 2018.
 
Isaac Hernandez
Music Director
 
Isaac oversees the musical direction of the band, making sure TWC Worship is playing the right parts, arranging the music on paper and sharing it with the team so that they are all on the same page come Sunday morning or an Encounter night!