Here we are! Get to know each of the staff and leaders. You can contact them via email if you have any questions.

Mark Welch

In February 2009, the Welches answered the call to begin The Pointe Church in Antelope/West Roseville. Since then, The Pointe has become a young, but growing dynamic influence for God’s Kingdom in the Sacramento region. Mark and Lori have been married since 1982 and have three sons: David (1984), Nathan (1985; married to Gemma and…

Ross Thompson

Pastor Ross is our Grow Pastor. He loves serving God and God’s people. He and his wife Cheryl helped found The Pointe Church, and reside in Rocklin. They have two married children, and three grandkids. Ross has been a Pharmacist, has owned several businesses, and has served in major ministry roles in both large and small churches, in Florida…

Craig Smee

Craig is married to Leanne. Together they have three children, Kevin, Bianca and Kyle. The Smee family come to The Pointe from South Africa where they planted and lead multiple churches. Craig has been in ministry for over a decade and was also an executive in the banking industry in the social media and digital…

Katherine Ishee

Katherine was born in North Carolina and raised in both North Carolina and Alabama. She is the only girl, with three wonderful brothers, and very loving parents. Katherine’s father served in the US Army and was a pilot for 52 years. Her mother is a business woman who owned her own family business and is…

Bill Feliz

Bill & Mary Feliz feel so blessed to be a part of the leadership team here at The Pointe! They have been married for 23 years and raised their 3 children in Rocklin. Bill is a Sacramento native and Mary has lived here 32 years after moving from Aurora Illinois. Their daughter Cynthia lives in…

Dave Harris

Dave was born and raised in Philadelphia PA until his 18th birthday when he joined the U.S. Air Force. When Dave completed his four years of service in the military in 1977 he went back to his home town in Philadelphia, but due to a lack of employment opportunities Dave moved to West Texas and…

Anthony Mendoza

Anthony’s musical career began at the age of 15, as the bass player for a small Nazerine church in West Sacramento, where he grew up. As a teen, he was blessed with the opportunity to attend Capital Christian High School where he developed a strong spiritual foundation and heart for the brokenness he saw around…

Lori Welch

About the Welches In February 2009, the Welches answered the call to begin The Pointe Church in Antelope/West Roseville. Since then, The Pointe has become a young, but growing dynamic influence for God’s Kingdom in the Sacramento region. Mark and Lori have been married since 1982 and have three sons: David (1984), Nathan (1985); and…

Jose Ochoa

Pastor Jose is our Share Pastor at The Pointe, and our newest pastoral team member. He has been married for 10 years to Sherry Ochoa. They have two sons, Josiah (7 years), and Jayden (4 years). 2017 marks 20 years of ministry experience, he is a graduate from William Jessup University and is currently working on his Master’s at Evangel…