Meet our Ministry leadership
Say hello to the ministry leadership team at Shoreline Calvary. Got questions? Contact us by clicking here.
Kelli Compean - Hospitality
What I do: I am a Greeter, Usher and Prayer and am head of hospitality. I also am a member of Women who pray for adult children, though in absentia as I usually am at work. I lead the Upward and Outward prayer meeting in my home on the first Sunday of the month. I am part of the SENT team. My day job is as a family nurse practitioner at CHC.
How long have I been at Shoreline Calvary: I have been blessed to be in the family at Shoreline since August 2016, but have been blessed to be prayed for by the body here since 2005.
What people don't know about me: I have five girls named after me from five different tribes all over Kenya.
A few of my favorite things: anything with my husband, my family, the body at Shoreline, and seeing women fall in love with Jesus and watching their lives transformed by the Word and the Spirit of God.
Jana Ljepava - Missions Facilitator
What I do: Sending Encouraging Nurturing Team (Missions) Ministry-equipping goers, and senders, debriefing, SENT Prayer team
How long I have been at Shoreline Calvary: I've been at Shoreline since 2003 at the Bible College, 2005 attending, around 2007 became part of the SENT team.
One thing most people don't know about me: I'm more like open book! People that know me know pretty much everything, people that don't, well that would be a long list...a lot of people don't know I am a widow, or that I come from an agricultural background (I have a BS in Crop Science) or that I lived in four different Latin American countries as a teen. If you want to throw in a fun fact I like to drive manual transmission cars, and have thought it would be fun to drive on a race track....I won't go super fast on roads because I am too much of a rule follower.
A few of my favorite things: My kids and grandkids, gardening, reading, calligraphy
Robin Meaney - Women's Ministry Faciliator
What I do: I facilitate the women's ministry at Shoreline. I also co-lead the Ladies Book Club and also an Anchor Group with my husband Shawn. As the mother of a teenager, I drive our son to San Luis Obispo over and over and over again for school and karate. I work as the Office Administrator at Shoreline and try to keep things running smoothly.
How long I have been at Shoreline Calvary: Shawn and I found Shoreline when it was 35 people meeting in the Cayucos Vet's Hall back in 1996. We had just been married and God was calling me back to Him.
One thing most people don't know about me: I'm a Registered Nurse. Don't ask me for medical advice though...I remember just enough to kill you.
A few of my favorite things: Surferman and Grom (nicknames for Shawn and Duke), having decaf coffee or lunch with Shoreline women, the color orange, and living in Cayucos.
Pastor Chris Vanoli - Worship Ministry
What I do: I am the Associate Pastor in charge of the Worship Ministry and Marriage & Parenting. I spend a lot of time discipling and counseling here at Shoreline. I also have a side business, Bronco Boxes.
How long I have been at Shoreline Calvary: Attended from 2000-2004 while in college at Cal Poly. I came back to be on staff in 2014.
One thing most people don’t know about me: I’ve been run over by a car with no injuries.
A few of my favorite things: Jesus, hanging with my family, sports, music, hunting, page-turners.
Michelle Schooley - Shoreline Kids
What I do: I run the Children’s Ministry here at Shoreline. I have a wonderful husband, Garrett, who helps in this and is involved in Middle School. We have 3 kids who keep us busy. We are currently Resource Parents (foster care) for the state, so we are quite often blessed with more kiddos.
How long at Shoreline: My Husband and I have been attending Shoreline since 2012. Our Shoreline family blesses us.
One thing people don’t know about me: I have a weakness for Sour Patch Kids. I’m an extrovert, and I love a good competition.
A few of my favorite things: water balloons, candy, greeting cards, and good conversation. I dig people!
Brandon Wheeler - Middle School
What I do: I lead the middle school youth group by teaching God’s Word, planning events, and pumping kids full of sugar before sending them back to their parents. I work as an IT Technician at a software company.
How long have I been at Shoreline: I’ve been attending Shoreline since 2004.
One thing most people don’t know about me: I once drove to Canada and back just to eat sushi. The sushi was alright.
A few of my favorite things: Nachos, coffee, taco Tuesdays, fishing, burritos, going to see movies, playing dodgeball against middle schoolers.
Pastor Chris & Tanna Gaschen - High School
What I do: I am an Associate Pastor here at Shoreline in charge of our youth. I have the pleasure of seeing Jesus transform the lives of our students through discipleship and leadership training. I also work for a parachurch organization called Fellowship of Christian Athletes that is devoted to sharing Christ on local high school campuses using the influence of coaches and athletes.
How long I have been at Shoreline Calvary: I started attending Shoreline Calvary as a college student in 2010 and came on staff in 2014.
One thing most people don’t know about me: I hate avocados and candy but love all things chocolate.
A few of my favorite things: I love playing board games and eating all different kinds of food with my wife (Tanna) and two daughters (Rainee and Charlotte). I love playing and coaching soccer and rock climbing.