Our Staff

Our staff keeps the lights on for you – they are the heart & soul of this organization and do so many little things behind the scenes bringing their creativity, enthusiasm, commitment and love to support Seaside to thrive as a spiritual community expressing their joy and love for our members and supporting the ministry team, programs, classes, connection groups and everyone attending our services and events whether in-person and online. Click on the buttons below to meet the wonderful people who serve Seaside and make it go!

Assistant to the Ministers, 

Facility Rentals & Weddings

Linda Amorsen

Email: lamorsen@seasidecenter.org

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *813

Beckie Celikel

Finance, Data, 

Auto-Tithe Assistant

Beckie Celikel

Email: bcelikel@seasidecenter.org

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *827

Office Administrator,

Digital Communications Director

Colin Eckstein

Email: office@seasidecenter.org

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *828

Youth and Family Director 


Chelsea Bardmess

Email: familyministry@seasidecenter.org

Phone: (760) 753-5786 



Ed Cox, RScP

Email: ecox@seasidecenter.org.com

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *25

Registrar, School of Spiritual Leadership,

San Diego Campus

Kathy Phelan

Email: holmesinstitute@seasidecenter.org

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *816

Dr Kathy Hearn

Dean, School of Spiritual Leadership,

San Diego Campus

Rev. Dr. Kathy Hearn

Email: khearn@seasidecenter.com

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *21

Education Director,

Campus Coordinator

Sylvia Kearns, RScP

Email: education@seasidecenter.org

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *827

Our Artistic and Technical Production Team

Artistic Director
2020 San Diego Artist of the Year

Rebecca Jade

Email: rebecca.jade.ent@gmail.com

Phone: (619) 987-1906

Band Leader – Sax and Flute

Bob Mathes, RScP

Phone: (760) 967-7115


Max Zape

Phone: (619) 987-5237


Harley Magsino

Phone: (619) 517 1989


Gerry Reba

Phone: (760) 753-5786 *827


Paul Kimbarow

Phone: (760) 632-5485

Livestream Team Lead

Steve Grant

Livestream Team

Tim Griffen, RScP
Edwin Robinson
Patrick Fulke
Dee Seidel, RScP

Audio and Sound Mixing

Ed Reeves

Audio and Sound Mixing

Matthew Burgher


Marv Goldsmith