Leadership

Our church is led by a number of Spirit-led, gifted, and passionate people—volunteer as well as staff—who serve in specific leadership roles designed to impact lives at The Garden, our local community, and the world. 


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Mike Yamamoto

Mike Yamamoto

Executive Pastoroffice: (818) 718-6220 x705

Mike serves as the Executive Pastor and oversees the Community Group and Garden Young Adult ministries. Prior to rejoining the staff in 2019, he served as a missionary to Japan for 9 years. He became a Christian through The Garden and has been with the church from the very beginning. He is married to Mayu and has 2 children, Hannah and Mark. He enjoys music and all sorts of games and sports.