Lead Pastors Anna and Joel Iervolino
Pastor Anna was born in Stockholm, Sweden and moved to Southern California at a young age, where she would later attend Cal State San Bernardino, graduating with a degree in Psychology. Pastor Joel grew up on the island of Oahu in Hawaii, surfing and studying to become a sports agent when God spoke to his heart to go to bible college.
Joel left the islands and pursued a degree in Ministry at Life Pacific College in California, eventually graduating and becoming a Pastor at Hope Chapel Huntington Beach, California.
The island boy met the desert girl at church in Huntington Beach and married, going on to become College Pastors, Associate Pastors and eventually planted a Church in Seal Beach California which is now a campus of The Rock.
Previously, Anna was the Kids Pastor at The Rock Anaheim congregation for several years and Joel currently works full time in the market place and owns his own business. They have 4 Kids, Ella (14 years old), Jude (12 years old), Cameron (10 years old), Harrison (8 years old)
Their passions include people, proclaiming the gospel message and helping build solid lives as Lead Pastors of The Rock South County!