Meet the Pastors


Jude & Becky Fouquier

Lead Pastors

Pastors Jude & Becky Fouquier are the lead pastors of The City Church. Together with a team of people, they founded The City Church in Ventura in 2010. Pastor Jude holds a degree in business from Oral Roberts University. Pastors Jude & Becky have been in ministry for over 25 years and have a passion to build a life-giving local church that influences individuals and the world. They have three adult sons - Jude and his wife Ciara, Jon and his wife Natalie, and Jake their youngest. 


Tom & Bethany Eyre

Elder, Senior Associate Pastor & Ventura Campus Pastors

Pastors Tom & Bethany joined the Ventura team in the summer of 2013, but were both a part of Pastor Jude & Becky’s youth ministry in Seattle years ago! Tom & Bethany married and relocated to Washington DC in 2007, where they helped pioneer The City Church DC. They can’t get enough of the Southern California sun, and love to have fun with their three young children – William, Isabel, and Henry.


Michael & Gabrielle Roberts

Elder, Children’s Pastors

Pastors Michael & Gabby grew up in Ohio and graduated from Youngstown State University with a degree in Business Administration and Respiratory Therapy respectively. They served for seven years in youth ministry in Ohio before relocating to Ventura in 2011. Michael & Gabby are Italian and love to cook… and love to eat what they cook! They are the proud parents of their little boy, Ford.


Jay Smith

Missions Pastor & Agoura Campus Pastor

Pastor Jay has done life and ministry for over 20 years with Pastors Jude & Becky. Jay has a passion for the nations and has led over 35 national and international mission outreaches. Currently, Jay is the principal at City Christian School. He has four beautiful children - Stephen & his wife Janna, Elisha & her husband Tim (and his granddaughter Evelyn!), Jeshua, and Lily.


Breanna Giberson

Executive Pastor

Pastor Breanna relocated to Ventura in 2010 to help the Fouquiers pioneer The City Church. Prior to that, she worked at The City Church in Seattle. She graduated from Regent University with a degree in Organizational Leadership & Management. Breanna loves the community of Ventura and her family dearly.


Andy & Tiffany Dooley

Youth Pastors

Pastors Andy & Tiffany were introduced in 2009 by Pastors Jude & Becky, and were married less than a year later! Andy is a full-time personal trainer and Tiffany is the Assistant Dean of California Coast Bible College at The City Church. They are sports fanatics and the joy of their life is raising their two beautiful little girls - Hope & Skylee.


Vik & Anastasia Fomenko

Dean of California Coast Bible College & Associate Pastors

Pastors Vik & Anastasia are both native Russian speakers born in Moldova and Russia respectively. Before relocating to Ventura in 2010, they studied together at Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, Texas. Vik graduated with a Pastoral Ministries degree and Anastasia graduated with a degree in worship. Besides keeping up with their combined 20 siblings and ensuing nieces and nephews, Vik & Anastasia love spending time with their daughter London.


Edwin & Zuleika Roman

Spanish Pastors

Pastors Edwin & Zuleika met in a local church in Orlando, Florida. Edwin recieved a degree in Computer Programming and Analysis from Valencia College, and is currently a Software Developer. Edwin is originally from the Dominican Republic & Zuleika is from Puerto Rico. They have two adult children, Edwin Jr. and Andrea, and love to take family vacations to anywhere new and adventurous!


Phil & Katie Venti

Elder, Associate Pastors

Pastors Phil & Katie were both a part of Pastor Jude & Becky’s youth ministry in Seattle and have known the Fouquiers since middle school. Phil is a graduate of the University of Washington with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and has his MBA from Seattle University. He works full-time as a Supply Chain Manager for Medium and Fortune 500 companies. Katie is a math teacher at College Heights Christian School, as well as a talented graphic designer. Together they love to do fun date nights with each other, as well as play baseball and camp in the backyard with their three active boys – Jackson, Jefferson, and Benjamin.


Mike & Janet Rovner

Business/Marketplace Pastors

Pastors Mike & Janet have been a part of the Southern California community their whole lives. Before planting The City Church with Pastors Jude & Becky in 2010, Mike & Janet were an active part of their local church in the Simi Valley area for over 18 years. Both Mike & Janet are successful business owners. They have huge hearts for the mission field and have been to several nations, planting churches, ministering in orphanages, and establishing safe homes for victims of human trafficking. They have two adult children - Ryan & Nicole.


Rick and Maureen Green

Associate Pastors

Rick and Maureen Green are involved in Men'sministry, Marriage City Groups and College Heights Christian School.  Rick has been a vital part of leading with men in the church and sits on the board of the school.  Maureen teaches in the middle school and is a mentor to many there. Together they lead multiple City groups and serve throughout the church.