• AMilton Beltran

    Lead Pastor

    Originally from South America, Milton grew up in and loves the city of San Diego. He is passionate about investing in the lives of young people and lives to see them grow in Christ. Milton enjoys traveling with his family and all manner of sports, especially volleyball. 


  • Kayla Malit

    Associate Pastor

    Kayla joined our community in October 2016. She is a  graduated from of the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary at Andrews University. She loves to laugh, be around people, and simply enjoy life!  She has a passion for keeping the church relevant and enjoys building one on one relationships with others. 


  • Sharon vilarino

    Discipleship Coordinator

    Sharon is known for her energy and passion for God, ministry and teaching.  Connecting people to each other, coming along side others in support and motivating people toward a living faith in Jesus Christ are her callings.  She's also an instructor in the Exercise Science and Wellness department at Grossmont College where she gets to share the life giving benefits of health, exercise and wellness. When not working she enjoys being physically active and outdoors. Ping pong, hiking and water sports are some of her favorite activities.


  • Trina Gifford

    Ministries Coordinator

    Trina enjoys all  the inner workings of church life - organizing, planning, and coordinating various events while partnering together with the amazing Bonita volunteers.  As a former elementary school teacher,  she loves connecting with children and helping them find a personal and joyful relationship with Jesus.  Trina enjoys all things outdoors, especially exploring new places in beautiful San Diego. 


  • Diana Jewell

    Office Manager

    Diana likes to volunteer with children's ministries and food ministries, but enjoys fellowship with others the most. She served in the United States Navy for 5 1/2 years  and has two boys. This is her third time living in San Diego and has really enjoyed serving others and absolutely loves working on Bonita  team.