Pastor Todd was born in Columbus, Ohio. He lived there until, at the age of five, his father was transferred to Orange County, California. He was raised in a loving and supportive Christian home. He has also lived in Kansas and Texas, although he loves San Diego as much as anywhere else.
At the age of four, Todd placed his faith in Jesus Christ during a morning Sunday School class. He was baptized at age eight. During the summer between his ninth and tenth grade years, he accepted God’s call to full time ministry. He continued his pursuit through Whittier Christian High School and Biola University, and received his masters at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
He served for 11 years in full time youth ministry. His past 15 years have been as a Senior Pastor. Todd came to Bethel in 2008, where he currently serves as the Senior Pastor.
Todd is married to Dina, and they have four children. Todd is an avid reader, enjoys woodworking and computers. He enjoys athletic activities and loves to geek out on his favorite comic book and sci-fi characters.