Pastors & Staff

Ty & Lilia Austin

Lead Pastors

Ty and Lilia have been married since 2008 and have three beautiful children: Faith, Jude and Jewel. Ty was an Executive Pastor at The Rock in Anaheim, CA where he served for over 18 years. He loves the local church, mentoring young leaders, and seeing people fulfill their God-given potential. Ty has a passion to preach the Word of God and mobilize the Church into the ripe fields of harvest. Ty also has his Master of Arts in Strategic Leadership and is an Adjunct Professor at Life Pacific University.

Lilia loves being a wife and a mother. Her heart is to train the next generation of children to be giant slayers like David. She also wants to share the joy of motherhood with women of all backgrounds.
 

Rob and Joanna Watson

Worship Pastors

Rob and Joanna Watson have been married for sixteen years. They have four children ages 15, 13, 13, and 6. They have over 30 years of combined worship leading experience. They are passionate about ushering in the freedom and presence of the Holy Spirit. Prophetic worship isn’t something they just desire, but know it’s knit into their being. They believe strongly that worship isn’t an experience but an opportunity for a powerful encounter with the One who never changes and passionately loves us!

April Harrison

Young Adults Pastor

April has been a part of Hope Chapel since 2009. She received her pastoral license in 2015 and was ordained in 2018. April is passionate about introducing others to the heart of the Father and the things of the Spirit. In her free time, she enjoys walking the greenway,  laughing at memes, talking about Jesus and naps.”

Mary Beth Roden

Preschool Pastor

Mary-Beth has been attending Hope Chapel with her family since 2014. She has been married to her husband Matt for 24 years.  They have two children: one son in college and a daughter in high school. She is passionate about leading our youngest children and believes the seeds that are planted now will establish a firm foundation as they grow in their identity in Christ.