Steve Clem | Lead Pastor
Pastor Steve earned his Master of Education in Administration from Southwest Texas State University and a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Steve and his wife Sandy have 3 daughters and 8 grandchildren. Pastor Steve enjoys reading, golf and being “Papa” to his grandchildren.
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Ricardo Cabrera | Associate Pastor
Pastor Ricardo Cabrera grew up in San German Puerto Rico, and has been serving the Lord since 1999. Ricardo graduated from the Interamerican University of PR with a double major of Music & History. Ricardo & his wife Betsy planted a church and served for eight years in Cadiz Spain. While on the mission field, God blessed them with a son, Lucas Daniel & a daughter Alana Esther. In 2016 Ricardo & Betsy were led by God to Austin Texas, and in 2018 began to serve as Associate Pastor for PCC En Español. He loves preaching, the congregation & building up disciples & having family time with Betsy, Lucas and Alana. His main hobby is doing bible apologetics, teaching the Word, worshipping, writing worship songs to God, as well as playing tennis.
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Sarah Urbina | Student Ministry
Sarah Urbina earned Bachelor's degrees in Social Work and Psychology from Calvin College in Grand Rapids Michigan. Sarah and her husband Benito have two teenagers of their own and have been a part of PCC for over 14 years. Sarah has worked with students her entire adult life and is passionate about encouraging them to Love God and Love Others.
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Victoria Rey | Worship Leader
Victoria Rey is thrilled to join the team here at Pflugerville Community Church! Originally from El Paso, Texas, she has a Bachelor of Music from Arizona State University and is a dance instructor at Center Stage in Leander, Texas. Victoria and her husband, Michael, also a musician, have 3 children: Elyssa, 13, “MJ” (Michael, Jr.), 11, and Isla, 2. The Rey family brings to PCC their vast musical experience, which they feel called to channel into worship here at the church. It is their hope to bring their passion for music and love for God together as a means to be a light for others.
Amy Johnson | Children's Ministry
Amy and her husband, Braden, have two boys and have been part of PCC for over 8 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from Texas A&M University. Amy is passionate about showing children God's love and encouraging even the youngest minds to explore the Bible and grow in their faith. With her family, she enjoys watching football or movies, travelling, playing board games, and hiking.
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Steve Morrison | Visitation & Shepherding
Steve and wife Sue they have 5 adult children, and 10 grandchildren. Steve enjoys giving back to the local community through volunteering with the Police Department, Citizen on Patrol, and as a member of the local Certified Emergency Response Team. He also enjoys traveling, reading, and fellowshipping with all his PCC friends.
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Becky Elizondo | Women's Ministry
Becky and her husband, Marcel, have 3 children and have been part of PCC for over 9 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin and a Masters in Education from Texas State University. Becky has a true passion for serving her community through volunteerism and servant leadership. She has worked in non-profits across Central Texas for over 15 years with a focus on strengthening families. With her family, she enjoys watching her children excel in their sports, travelling, nature walks, and family game nights.
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Elders In Leadership
Paul accepted Christ at the age of 20. Although he grew up in a church, it wasn't until then that his faith became "real" with a personal relationship with the Lord. Paul and his wife, Debbie, have been members of PCC since late 1996. They have two daughters that grew up at PCC, graduated from Pflugerville High School and now live in the Dallas area. Paul recently retired from his position as president of a credit union in Austin and is a graduate from The University of Texas.
Odafe grew up in a Christian home but didn't accept Christ until college. It was at college that he understood how to own his faith, that it is a "real personal relationship with Christ". Odafe & Mary, his wife, have been members of Pflugerville Community Church since the beginning. They have four adult children, three boys; two are working in the Dallas area & one in Seattle. Their daughter works with Dell Children's Hospital in Austin. Odafe has retired from the State of Texas and is currently a real estate broker. He graduated from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and obtained a Master's Degree from UCT Killeen Texas. Odafe is the current president of ACF Austin, a chapter of ACF USA.
John grew up attending church regularly with his family and became active in the youth group, participating in regular meetings as well as youth summer mission trips. As a young adult he came to know Jesus in a personal way, giving his life to the Lord. John has a passion for Missions. He and Karen, his wife of over 30 years, have participated in many mission efforts, both within the U.S. as well as in Mexico. John also passion for Student Ministry and teaches middle school Sunday school. John and Karen joined PCC in 2002 with their four children and are amazed with how the Lord works through this local body of believers to impact the world with God's love.
George Vande Werken
George grew up in a Christian home in the Chicago area and attended Christian schools from grade school through college and seminary. After graduation George felt called into business and spent his career working in various roles in community banking in the greater Chicago area. In 2015, George and his wife, Gayle, moved to Pflugerville to be closer to their two daughters and six of their twelve grandchildren. They joined PCC shortly after getting settled. They also have two sons, one in the Chicago area and another in the Boston area - and six more grandchildren between the two. George is also passionate about fostering local economic development and enjoys being engaged in public transportation policy discussion.
George has served as a board member for numerous non-profit ministries and public entities and enjoys working with others to foster collaboration and teamwork. God has continued to impress him with the significance of the need for grace in all our lives, and he believes the church is the one place where the meaning of grace can be nurtured and lived out. George and Gayle appreciate the fellowship and support of the PCC community and hope to work with other members to build on the good foundation already here.
Nicole White is a lifelong learner and teacher. She became a Christian in graduate school at the age of 24, after God placed her among caring believers at the University of Texas Austin Department of Chemistry. Nicole works as a high school chemistry teacher, serving in the public school system for over 25 years. In 2021, Nicole completed her Master's Degree in Biblical and Theological Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. She and her husband Rusty have been members of PCC since 2007 and have three children who have benefitted greatly from the Children’s Ministry and Student Ministry of PCC.
Josue became a follower of Christ at the age of 15 and has served in the church since. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Spanish at the University of Texas at Austin. He then earned a Master’s in Theology from Austin Graduate School of Theology. At the age of 28 his home church called him into full-time ministry to a mission church where he served as Senior Pastor for almost 15 years in South Austin. In January of 2015 he and his family moved to Pflugerville and they have been members of Pflugerville Community Church since then.
Josue and his wife Lyndsay have three children. Two of them are high school age and the youngest is in elementary school. Josue and Lyndsay also serve PCC as small group leaders and teachers to middle school and elementary students. Their passion has always been serving the local church and the local community.
Sharon Story-Smith | Executive Administrative Assistant
Sharon Story Smith grew up in small churches in East Texas and came to the University of Texas to complete a degree in Computer Science. She worked 10 years at IBM and then resigned to raise her family. Sharon is a member of the Pflugerville community and remembers when the population was 300. She is excited to serve Pflugerville Community Church with her technical and administrative skills and her spiritual gifts. She is eager to experience what God is doing at PCC and is blessed to be asked to join in. Sharon is especially moved when she recognizes God's sovereign hand in daily life.
Richard Evans | Maintenance