Dan and his wife, Bonnie, moved to Paso Robles in 1995 to pursue pastoral training and education after serving for five years in the campus ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ at Chico State University and has ministered for eighteen years as the lead pastor at CPC.
They have six children and one grandchild. Dan enjoys a good book, strong coffee, and rooting for the SF Giants.
Rev. Will Hawk I Founding Pastor
After finishing Seminary in 1978, Will and his family moved to the North county as a church planter. In 1986 he founded Covenant Presbyterian in Paso Robles along with Great Beginnings preschool. He now serves as founding pastor and is involved in small groups, counseling, visitation, leadership and a couple of children's sermons a month!
Bill and his wife Joyce live in Templeton and have four children and six grandchildren.
Bonnie Katches I Administrative Assistant
Bonnie produces our weekly worship folders, manages the office, and sends out our weekly email updates . Being married to pastor Dan for the past 30 years means she also does a myriad of other tasks in the life of CPC! Bonnie loves hiking, running, holding her new granddaughter, and long walks at the beach with her family.
Ted Wagner I Worship Director
Ted and his wife Brandy have two wonderful daughters and live in Paso Robles. Ted started playing violin at age five and then began playing guitar while pursuing a degree at Cal Poly. He has led worship in both church and summer camp settings. When not strumming or fiddling, Ted can be found teaching math at Paso Robles High School.
Besides music, Ted enjoys soccer, reading, and spending time with his family.