Staff Team

Our staff team is here to serve and equip the local church.  It is our desire to see lives transformed in the name of Jesus.  Let us know how we can best serve you. Click on the picture to email the staff member

  • Worship Director, Jon Krimmel

    Jon joined the NCF team in July 2013. He and his late wife Laura have three beautiful children. Jon enjoys cooking, playing music, and fishing. He has a B.A. in History from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and an MBA from Azusa Pacific University. Jon is passionate about leading others in worship. It is his joy to lead and join in the praises and song of the church body every Sunday. Jon loves the music of the church, old and new. He sees worship as a time where the NCF community has the great privilege of joining with the Church, across time and place, in praise to the redeemer.

  • Patrick is graduate of Life Pacific Bible College where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in biblical studies and pastoral ministry. With over ten years of student ministry experience, he has a passion seeing the next generation achieve their God given potential and developing a relationship with the Lord. He is an entrepreneur, owning and operating a few different businesses over the years. He also serves on the board of directors at a performing arts school in Upland. As an actor, director, and producer; he has participated in many different projects both on the stage and on the screen. He loves pizza, carne asada fries, anything involving nature, youtube/Netflix binge watching, his dog, and naps. He is excited to be  here as the youth director and looks forward to seeing God work in the lives of the students. 

  • Associate Pastor, MArlia Cochrin

    Marlia Cochran was ordained in the Wesleyan Church in 2018.  She serves as an associate pastor who oversees first impressions and connections among people at NCF.  She also serves on our teaching team

  • Community Life, Pastor Paul Swanson

    Paul Swanson was born in Indiana and is the youngest of nine children. He married his high school sweetheart, Beth, in 1994. He served as Fairmount Wesleyan Church's Youth Pastor in 1996. He graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University in 1997 with a double major in Christian Ministries and History. In 1997, he moved to Houghton, New York where he was a Youth Pastor. He was ordained in the Wesleyan Church in 1999. While in Houghton, they had two children who currently attend NCF's youth ministry. In 2002, the family moved to Marion, Indiana, where Paul was chaplain at a therapeutic boarding school. The Swanson family has been in California since 2006 and immediately began attending NCF. Paul joined the Staff in 2011.

  • Becky Dolan is currently a senior Christian Ministry major at Azusa Pacific University. She is excited to intern and learn all she can. In her free time she loves reading, sewing and baking. Becky is just beginning the ordination process with the Wesleyan Church.