• Scott Yetter

    Lead Pastor, English Congregation

    Scott came to First EV Free Church of Los Angeles as a college student in 1993 and has been a part of the church for the majority of the years since then. In 2000 he joined the staff as an Assistant Pastor. He and his wife Sarah started the S.A.Y. Yes! Youth Center, Pico Union in 2001. In 2002, they began the Nehemiah House, which is an intentional community and urban internship. Scott and Sarah and three of their young children live in the Emmaus House, an expansion of the Nehemiah House community. 

  • Carlos Pizarro

    Lead Pastor, Spanish Congregation

    In 1997, Carlos joined staff as the English and Spanish Congregation's Youth Pastor for First EV Free Church of Los Angeles. He has served as the Youth Pastor and Associate Pastor of the Spanish Congregation until 2015, when he then became the lead pastor of the Spanish Congregation. Carlos is bi-vocational and also teaches elementary school at a dual-language public school. He and his wife Cecy are from Peru. 

  • Roberto Tapia-Pruett

    Youth Director

    Roberto was born and raised in the Pico-Union barrio. As a teenager he became part of First EV Free's after-school program and youth group and committed his life to Christ. Roberto has served as mentor in the S.A.Y. Yes! Youth Center since 2009 and has served as Youth Pastor since 2017. 

  • English Congregation Elders and Deacons


    • Scott Yetter
    • Tom Norris
    • Mark Petifils
    • Alex Villatoro


    • Wendell Benedetti
    • Steve Gomez
    • Sarah Yetter
    • Robert Tapia-Pruett
    • Tammy Gonzalez
    • Cameron Knox
    • Marta Martinez
    • Shannon Norris
    • Emily Sheehy
  • Spanish Congregation Leaders

    • Willson Aguilar
    • Ricardo Gonzalez
    • Mireya Mour
    • Dorcas Ortiz-Montano
    • Carlos Pizarro
    • Emma Solis