Staff


  • ted kirnbauer | senior pastor

    pastorted@gracefellowshiphawaii.org

    Wife, Kristen; two children, Carrie and Daniel.  M. Div Talbot Seminary, B.A. Grace Bible Institute, Long Beach, CA.  Served for 12 years as a church planting missionary in Japan with Encompass World Partners.  Came to Grace Fellowship Hawaii in 1998.  Besides studying, Ted enjoys woodworking, gardening, home repair, and working on cars .

  • David Tamaoka | Youth ministries director

    david@gracefellowshiphawaii.org  

    Wife, Stephanie; five children, Pennylane, Paxton, Portland, Paisley, and Piper.  Graduated from Midwestern Baptist College with a BA in Biblical Studies.  Has served for 17 years in full time student ministry and worship ministry.  Came to Grace Fellowship in 2012.

  • Brian koge | administrative director

    brian@gracefellowshiphawaii.org

    Wife, Fay.   Educated at University of Hawaii Manoa, BBA.   On staff at Grace Fellowship Hawaii since 2012.   Enjoys Gardening, Traveling.

  • Jacob Pierce | Worship & Music Director

    jacob@gracefellowshiphawaii.org

    Married to fellow Kauaian and highschool sweet-heart, Briana; Two children, Azariah and Josiah.  Studied  Worship and Music Studies at Liberty University, VA.   Curating corporate worship since 1999.   Came to Grace Fellowship Hawaii in 2010.   Enjoys surfing hollow waves, traveling, free food, and all things music.

  • Jan lee | secretary

    info@gracefellowshiphawaii.org

    Husband David, Son Matthew.   Working at Grace Fellowship since 1993.   Enjoys fishing and eating ice cream and shave ice .