LEADERSHIP

Church Staff
Lead Pastor
Eddie Summers

Pastor Eddie and his Wife Jenae are the founding Pastors of Grace Assembly and have since 1999.
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Pastors Secretary
Karen West 

Karen has been with Grace Assembly since day one. She has been married for over 40 years and has two children and 6 grandchildren. On her free time she enjoys going to the beach for a nice getaway.

Worship Director
Jaime Guziak

Jaime was born and raised in Bakersfield. She graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a BS degree in Marketing.  Jaime and her husband Dave have been attending Grace since its inception as a small group in Pastor Eddie Summers home.  She has sung and played piano at Grace since 1999. Jaime and Dave have a son Josh, and a daughter Zoey. Her hobbies include running, teaching piano, and working as the co-president of her kids parent club.

Children’s Pastor
Dan Nachor

Pastor Dan was born in Kern County and is a graduate of Delano High, Bakersfield College and Rhema Bible School.

His father is from the Philippines and his mother was born in the Tejon Indian Reservation. He met his wife in college, where they dated for nine years, before he finally proposed to her in 1988 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. On September 16, 1989 they finally married (his family was relieved). They have two sons Brandon and Ryan. One of the things that make makes pastor Dan most proud is his two boys!

He has been a Children’s Pastor for 15 years. His hobbies are: drawing, painting, interior decorating, trying different types of foods, traveling, baking, tennis, volleyball and hanging out with his sons at the mall.

In 2005 God call them back to Bakersfield. He took a job with San Joaquin Community Hospital. In 2008 they made a visit to Grace Assembly of God Church and this has been their home.