Pastoral Staff

Carl Lodico

  Carl was born in Chicago, Illinois, but grew up in his hometown of Whittier, California. He attended California State University, Long Beach, and Multnomah Biblical Seminary in Portland, Oregon. He has been at Verde since April of 2014. He and his wife, Maria, have five children; the family is Italian… so they love loud,…

David Yarger

David was born in Phoenix, AZ. David has been married to Amy (his far better half) since 1999; they have been blessed with many, many great kids: Ben (2002), Kalei (2004), Micah (2006), Abigail (2008), Levi (2010), Evelyn (2012) and Josiah (2014). His family is “a whole lot of love. We are getting to the…

Jon Gott

Jon’s hometown is beautiful Hemet, California and he attended Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. Jon and his wife Natalie, along with their baby daughter Evelyn, have been at Verde since September, 2013. Jon would like to say his family is normal, but says that would be a lie. “You know, when you have a child…