Jennica is an incredible gift to our church. The quality of everything she works on always increases exponentially when she is done. She has also been given a gift of wisdom and an ability to discern the heart of various issues. Around the church and our neighborhood she is known for being kind and dependable, always quick to be helpful or show love. Jennica is married to Enrique and together they have three children. When she is not working at home raising their kids, she works part time as a math instructor at Cal State LA.
Chris is a man who cares deeply about the people affected by the realities of the inner city. God has given him a unique conviction about the role of the local church to help bring about God’s renewal, specifically here in East LA. Prior to coming on staff at Hope Community Church, Chris directed InterVarsity Christian Fellowship’s Los Angeles Urban Project – a summer internship program focused on faith, social justice, and serving in the inner city. Chris is a graduate of Fuller Theological Seminary (MAT, ’06) and spent time at his previous church leading small group ministries and as well as assisting with leadership development. Chris lives in El Sereno with his wife, Laura Gutierrez Hull, and their daughter, Sophia.