Staff Pastors/Elders

Lead Pastor, Elder

Phillip Foley

Phillip Foley is the Lead Pastor at Community Bible Church, where he has served full-time since 1996. Phil came to know the Lord in 1984 through the discipleship ministry of CBC. Phil currently provides general oversight of the church, preaches weekly, and has a passion for training and shepherding men to be leaders in their home and in the church, for women to experience the joy and freedom of biblical womanhood as they carry out their role in the various spheres of their lives, and for the next generation to come to know the Lord. Phil is one of the board of directors and a professor at The Cornerstone Bible College and Seminary. Phil is a graduate of Grace School of Theology and Ministry (BA), and earned a Master of Arts degree at Trinity Theological Seminary. Phil and his wife Becky have been married since 1985 and have five children and four grandchildren.
Worship & College/Career Director

Julian Moore

Julian Moore directs our Sunday musical worship, and oversees both our College (COV) & Career (CORE) Ministries. Julian grew up under an abundance of biblical and musical instruction which God began bringing together into a burden for ministry after the gospel took hold of his life as a young teenager. He currently serves at CBC full time helping the elders oversee the worship ministry which seeks to lead our congregation in truth-saturated, Christ-centered, Spirit-empowered worship to God in our corporate Sunday gatherings. He also has the privilege overseeing the Christ Our Vision (COV) and Christ Our Redeemer Exalted (CORE) ministries which seek to point college and career aged singles toward Christ in all aspects of their lives. Julian and his wife Michelle have been married since 2010 and have the joy of raising their son Alexander.
Associate Pastor, Elder

Andrew Arcilla

Andrew Arcilla is the Associate Pastor of Community Bible Church, where he has served full-time since 2013. Andrew came to know Christ as a young teenager through the faithful proclamation of the gospel through CBC Student Ministries. As Associate Pastor, Andrew currently oversees the Discipleship Ministry, Home Fellowship Groups, and Adult Training Seminars. Andrew also leads his own weekly Home Fellowship Group and disciples several men in the church. Andrew has a burden for world missions, having taught at several pastoral training conferences worldwide. He and his wife have three sons.
Children's Ministries Pastor, Elder

Jeremy Jackson

Jeremy Jackson is the pastor of the Children's Ministry at Community Bible Church. Having grown up in a Christian family and being saved at a young age Jeremy sees the value of imparting the surpassing value and beauty of Christ from the youngest ages. Jeremy oversees our nursery through 6th grade ministries, which includes Sunday School (0-6th grade), Children’s Church (0-3rd grade), Sunday evening nursery (0-2 years), Wednesday night Generation to Come (GTC) and multiple outreach ministries. Jeremy has a strong desire to see Christ magnified in the life of the children and parents of our churches and communities. Jeremy and his wife Alycia are blessed to raise seven precious gifts from the Lord.
Administrative Pastor, Elder

Thomas Kawazoe

Thomas Kawazoe is the Administrative Pastor of Community Bible Church. God used CBC's own student ministries to bring Thomas to Christ during his high school years as he participated in among other things, the first volleyball outreach. His current responsibilities include shepherding the office staff, overseeing the financial and legal aspects of the church and managing Exalting Christ Ministries International. He also leads a weekly Home Fellowship Group. He and his wife, Bernadette, have the joy of raising four children.
Student Ministries Pastor, Elder

Dan Arcilla

Daniel Arcilla is the Pastor of Student Ministries at Community Bible Church, where he has served full-time since 2011. Daniel surrendered to the Lord Jesus Christ in the mid-80s after attending a neighborhood Christian outreach called the Fellowship Club. Daniel oversees TFC and Campus Crossroads—Junior and High School ministries that are Christ-centered, gospel-driven, and discipleship-oriented. Daniel also manages the communications ministry of Community Bible Church, and is a graduate of The Cornerstone Bible College and Seminary. Daniel and his wife Jocelyn have four sons.

Lay Pastors/Elders

Elder, Jail Chaplain

Alvin Jackson

Alvin Jackson has been attending Community Bible Church since 1999. While serving in the US military in 1970, Alvin discovered the love and grace of the Lord Jesus Christ. In addition to his role as Elder, Alvin also leads a Home Fellowship Group, and currently works as a Custody Chaplain for the Solano County Jail. Al and his wife Dianne have been married since 1970, and have three children, and five grandchildren.
Elder, HFG Leader

Kevin Schoonhoven

While working currently a Vice-President at InterWest Insurance Services, Kevin is also an active minister Community Bible Church. At CBC, Kevin preaches the Word and teaches regularly, leads a Home Fellowship Group, and disciples several men in the church. He is a graduate of The Master's Seminary, and has over 10 years of pastoral experience as a Lead Pastor. Kevin also has 2 years of experience as Faculty Dean at The Cornerstone Seminary and Bible College.
Elder, Groundskeeper

Robert Vega

Robert Vega has been with CBC since its founding in 1980. Robert came to know Jesus Christ while studying the book of Romans. Serving as an elder since 1989, he regularly leads worship services on Sundays, and has led and multiplied several generations of Home Fellowship Groups over the years. manages CBC facilities and logistics. He is a retired employee of Ford Motor Company and currently works part-time at Community Bible Church as the Groundskeeper and Maintenance Supervisor. Robert and his wife have three children and nine grandchildren
Elder, World Mission Director, HFG Leader

Greg Reed

Greg has been employed as a middle school teacher at Benicia Middle School for the last 30 years. He has been an elder at Community Bible Church since 2015 and leads the World Missions team at Community Bible Church. He has partnered in the training and equipping of pastors and leaders of Mexico, Uganda, Sudan, India and the Philippines. He serves as one of the co-leaders of the Adult Training Ministry, leads a home fellowship group during the week, and teaches at the Cornerstone Bible College and Seminary. Greg and his wife DJ have three children.
Elder, HFG Leader

Michael Lucas

Michael Lucas has been a member and servant at Community Bible Church (CBC) in Vallejo, CA since 1997. He has served in CBC’s Youth Ministry, led their College Ministry, and now leads a midweek Home Fellowship Group. He is also involved with various other ministries, including
teaching Sunday morning Adult Training Seminars and shepherding young couples in the pre-marital counseling ministry. He completed training at the Cornerstone Bible College and Seminary (TCBS) where he received his Masters of Divinity, and now serves as professor
of Bible Exposition. Michael desires to heed God’s call to full-time pastoral ministry. He and his wife, Eileen, have been married for 20 years and have one son, M.J.
Elder Board Chairman

Jeff Knott

Jeff Knott served as the Business Administrator for Community Bible Church from 1995 to 2015 and has served as the chairman of the elder board since 1989. Jeff came to know the Lord in 1983 through the outreach ministry of CBC. Over the years, Jeff has also served as a deacon, director of children’s ministries, a home fellowship group and discipleship leader. He was also the founder and administrator of our church missions agency, Exalting Christ Ministries International (ECMI).Jeff has one son, Mark, three grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
Elder, HFG and Men's Ministry Leader

Nick Bonifacio

Nick Bonifacio began attending Community Bible Church in 1988 after hearing a gospel message on “the real meaning of Christmas.” In addition to his role as Elder, Nick also leads a Home Fellowship Group, helps direct the Encouraging Biblical Manhood Men’s Ministry, teaches an Adult Sunday School class, serves in the CBC World Missions Team, and disciples several men in the church. Nick currently works for Bank of America as a mortgage banker. Nick and his wife Vivian have one daughter, Niki, and two sons, Raphael and Gabriel.

Deacons

Below are the current deacons. We are currently collecting updated photos, thank you for your patience.

Deacon Areas of Responsibility
Bud Simmons
  • Parking Lot Attendants
  • Women’s Ministry Parking Support
Chris Rippee
  • Deacon Chairman
  • Hospital visitation
  • Support/Mercy
  • Evacuation plans
  • Emergency Action
  • Security
  • Pastor’s Conference
  • Seminary Events
  • Communion
  • Baptisms
Chuck Schauer
  • Building Maintenance
  • Building Cleaning
  • Special Events Cleaning
Jeff Fernandez
  • Property Construction
  • Additions
  • Modifications
  • New Project Planning 
Lance Lee
  • Sound System
  • Audio/Visual Equipment and Maintenance
  • Sermon publishing
Mario Santos
  • Church-wide Fellowship
  • Student Ministry Events
Mike Hiteshew
  • Weddings
  • Funerals
Ron Espiritu
  • Conference Support
  • Receptions 
Ryan Elliott
  • Support/Care
  • Alpha Crisis Pregnancy
  • Safe Families
Stan Crowe
  • Ushers
  • Greeters
Tay Tran
  • Information Technology Support
  • Audio/Visual

Ministry Leaders

Below are the current ministry leaders. We are currently collecting updated photos, thank you for your patience.

Ministry Leader
Adult
(Sunday School, Home Fellowship Groups)
Andrew Arcilla
Agape (Benevolence) Chris Rippee
Alpha Crisis Pregnancy Ryan Elliott
Care  Chris Rippee
Children

Jeremy Jackson

Children’s Nursery (up to 3 years)

Natalie Suico

Children’s Sunday – Preschool (3-5 yrs)

Jeremy Jackson

Children’s Sunday – Early Elementary (K-1 yr)

Billy Manapat

Children’s Sunday – Early Elementary (2-3)

Ryan Elliott

Children’s Sunday – Early Elementary (4-6) Peter Lee
Children’s Wednesday – Generation to Come Jeremy Jackson
Compassion  Tammy Fernandez 
Exalting Christ Book Store Scott Ellison
Exalting Christ Ministries, International Thomas Kawazoe
Exalting Christ Sermon Publishing Lance Lee
Funerals and Memorials Tammy Fernandez 
Greeters Edwin Pulanco
Jail Ministry Alvin Jackson
Kitchen Manager Renee Vega 
Koinonia (Banquets, Socials, Fellowships) Vivian Bonifacio
Mother’s Club

Becky Foley

New Hope (Elderly, infirmed, shut-ins) Joe Coute
Parking Lot Supervisor Bud Simmons
Prayer Chain Rosa Loving
Safe Refuge Peter Lee
Safety and Security Chris Rippee
Sound and Media Lance Lee
Students, 7-12 grades Dan Arcilla
Students, TFC – 7-8 grade Joe Brooks 
Students, Crossroads – 9-12 grade Mario Santos
Ushers Stan Crowe
Visitation Chris Rippee
Visual Communications Tim Jang
Weddings Lora Simmons

Kathleen Lee

Women’s Mentoring Groups

Margaret Tran

World Missions & Outreach Greg Reed