rev jonathan brandenburg

senior pastor

Pastor Jonathan has been with Shepherd of the Hills since 2017, where he started out as our Pastor of Family Ministries. He grew up in Kansas but went to college in Nebraska where he met his lovely wife, Melissa, who is a native to Southern California. He has his B.A. in Theology and Theater and his Masters in Theology & Ministry. He is currently finishing up his Doctor of Ministry at Fuller Seminary in Pasadena, CA. He has 4 children, 2 dogs, and one Xbox.


Pastor Jonathan's Emailjbrandenburg@soth.org

REV Larry bogardus

PASTOR of Care & community

Pastor Larry is Shepherd  of the Hills pastor concerning all things in our Care Ministry and in discipleship happening in community settings. So, he spends lots of time in hospitals, at homes, and in bible studies...all which he loves. If you have any care needs or questions about discipleship at Shepherd of the Hills...Pastor Larry is the man.


Pastor Larry's email:  pastorlarry@soth.org

Amy Franzen

Family Life Director

Amy Franzen is Shepherd of the Hills' Family Life Director...which basically means she leads everything to do with 0-18 year olds and their families. She loves kids, even when they grow up to moody teenagers, and as a mom of 3 she gets the pressures families go through  today. If you have any questions concerning children, youth, or family ministries, Amy is the person to  contact.

Amy's email :  children@soth.org

janice de hart

Office Manager

Janice is basically the nicest and most tenacious person I've ever met...and that what makes her so good at her job here at the church.


If you have any questions regarding any aspect of the church or ministry, reach out to her and you'll get an answer.


Janice's email:  jdehart@soth.org