Meet the team

david worcester

lead Pastor

Growing up in Southern California, David loves surfing, sports and the outdoors. He has a Masters in Theology from Gateway Seminary and had 10 years of experience in ministry before planting Compass. David is married to Jessica, and they have a 4-year-old named Samuel and a one-year-old named Joshua.

Cameron Pacheco

Associate Pastor

Cameron grew up in Colorado enjoying the mountains & music. He graduated from Colorado State with a BA in Early Childhood Education & Cameron served on staff in college ministry at CSU for 4 years, along with his wife Shanni. Cameron loves movies, games, connecting with new people, & raising their son Oliver (2).

Jessica Worcester

admin/woman's ministry

Jessica was born and raised in San Diego, where she got her degree in ministry from PLNU. Jessica served in college ministry for 7 years alongside David before they started Compass Church. She enjoys connecting with women of all ages, playing volleyball, getting into books & movies, and raising two adventurous sons Samuel (4) & Joshua (1).

Shanni Pacheco

VOLUNTEERs/finances

Shanni was raised in Colorado, where she met Cameron at Colorado State University, studying Early Childhood Education. Shanni is the friend you've always wanted! She cares deeply for people & makes all things run smoothly at Compass. She loves meeting with women over coffee, playing games, & spending time at the beach. 

BECCA SCHWARTZ

COMPASS KIDS

Born & raised in Orange County, CA, but Becca lived in the midwest to attend The Ohio State University. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Zoology/Pre-Vet & currently works as a Registered Vet Technician at a local veterinary clinic. She has volunteered in children's ministries for about 5 years & loves working with the kids. Becca lives with her husband, Cory, son, Matthew (1), & their cat, Scarlet.

christian vincze

campus mobilizer

A native to San Diego, Christian is passionate about surfing and connecting people with Jesus. He is in his fourth year at SDSU studying Economics and has been a part of Compass Church since the beginning!  

Amanda isaacson

Outreach mobilizer 

San Diego native, Amanda enjoys anything that gathers people together: sports, the arts, culture, food, & celebrations! She is currently working on her Master of Educational Leadership from Gateway Seminary. Before coming to Compass, she had 4 years of ministry experience in the local church & 2 years serving in São Paulo, Brazil.