Pastor John and his wife, Ilaria, serve as the Lead Pastors of Braeswood Assembly of God Church in Houston, Texas, and together lead with a vision to love Jesus and build people.

The motto "Love Jesus, Build People" embodies the church's core values and emphasizes the importance of building strong relationships with Jesus Christ and one another. The church's vision is not only about spiritual growth but also about serving the community. By building people and nurturing their spiritual and emotional well-being, the church aims to impact the world positively and spread love and hope.

John and Ilaria have been married for 18 years, and are the proud parents of three wonderful teenagers, Tomi, Tami, and Timi.


  • 2016 - 2024: Campus Pastors, Branch Forest Campus
  • 2012 - 2016: Student Ministries Pastor
  • 2003 - 2012: Junior High Pastor
  • 2000 - 2003: Associate Youth Pastor

Work Phone 713-777-1651