Dr. Rick Mandl

Pastor Rick is a native Southern Californian who grew up about 15 minutes from ERBC.  Before becoming a pastor, his career goal was to work in radio. But as a young boy, Pastor Rick jokes that he considered wanting to become a rodeo clown. He completed an Associate’s degree in


Stephanie Porter

Stephanie Porter is a High Energy, Intentional, Fun Leader! As the Director of Next generation and Family Ministries, she is passionate that each child gets to experience God in a relevant way. She also believes that Equipping and Partnering with parents is a non-negotiable! She started her Career in Children’s


James Bean

James was born in Glendale, CA and raised in Eagle Rock.  He began attending ERBC when he was just seven years old.  Music has always been a part of his life.  His first choir experiences were with the Joyful Noise Children’s Choir at ERBC (where he first met his wife


Andrew Krayer-White

Andrew grew up on the East Coast in a rural suburb of Philadelphia. Growing up in an old farmhouse with acres of land to maintain is a far cry from his current urban residence here in Southern California. He’s quite content, however, to reside in the land of perpetual summer


Hortensia Aguilar

Hortensia grew up in the Los Angeles area. She attended a junior college in Lincoln Heights and got her beautician’s license. For 33 years, she worked as a hair dresser all over LA and Burbank. During that time, on the side, she continued her schooling to receive her Early Childhood