Meet the Team
SLO UCC is a family. As a church who has been in the community since 1959; we are committed to being a loving place our folks call home.
As a congregational church, our leaders are trusted servants dedicated to serving the church body.
Pastor Jason completed his Master of Divinity at Fuller Theological Seminary and is an Ordained Minister of the United Church of Christ. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and completed his Clinical Pastoral Education at the UCLA Medical Center. Jason and Stephen, his Husband and partner of 14 years, live in Shell Beach.
Debbie has been the UCC SLO office manager since 2018 where she helps run the office and assists non-profit organizations in renting space for their meetings and event. She joined the United Church of Christ in 2010.
Debbie grew up on the central coast and moved back here after getting married. She currently lives with her wife and dog in Nipomo.
Jeff has planned services with ministries and has lead music and choirs for more than 20 years.
Jeffrey Bruenning moved to the central coast in 2008 from Chicago and currently lives in Arroyo Grande with his wife Jeannie.He is the Marketing Manager at The Parable Group in San Luis Obispo.
A. Rosalind “Roz” Crew
Roz prepares a meal for us every Sunday. She has been a singer all her life but was working as an art director and set decorator for films in LA for 13 years when she got the call to go back to school and study music. Roz gives voices lessons in her ArcSongs Voice Studio on the church campus throughout the week and nourishes our church family after Sunday service.