Lead Pastor || Elder
Chris has lived in Santa Barbara since 2004, when he first moved here to go to school. After (reluctantly) attending Reality, Chris experienced a powerful conversion of his heart by God, and hasn’t left the church since! He is married to Brianna (who he also met at church through a powerful conversion experience), and together, they have two kids.
Director of Administration and Local & Global Outreach
Gabrielle directs the elements of our Sunday gathering and works with the team and elders on our content and liturgy. She also directs our pathway discipleship process, courses, and home groups. Gabrielle and her husband Charles have two young kids, and their family comes alive through quality time with others and good food!
Director of Operations
Pastor | Elder
Fun fact: She is the most extroverted person on staff
Even funner fact: She is Dominic Balli’s sister