Alex Ohlsen, Lead Pastor


Pam Ohlsen, Children's Pastor

Alex and Pam planted RCC in 1982 and continue to lead as pastors today. Along with church life they also enjoy spending time with their children: Jessica, Claire and Marcelo, Adrienne and Aven and all their grandchildren. In their spare time Alex likes to surf, wake board and play softball. Pam likes to garden, do interior design, travel and go boating.

Kevin LaRoche, Worship & Youth Pastor

Kevin and Cleo joined RCC in 1995 and have grown to become a strong part of our team. Kevin leads the Worship and Music Ministry and is also the Pastor of our Wildfire Student Ministry at RCC. In his spare time, Kevin enjoys spending time with his wife Cleo and their family, playing softball & boating.  

Carrie Allen, Bookkeeper

Carrie Allen has been a part of RCC since August 2004. She started working with Wildfire as a leader at the same time.   She loves seeing the youth grow and mature in their faith and as individuals.  The hardest part for her is seeing the students grow up and move away.   She has been in accounting for over 18 years with the Marriott at various hotel properties.  She will be celebrating 17 years of marriage to her husband Shaun this year (2017).  They have three children Erika, Kylie and Joshua.  


Anna Garcia, Lead Pastoral Assistant

Anna and her family started attending RCC in 2009 and have found here family, community and a deeper faith in Christ. She is a wife of fifteen years to the cute guy in the photo (Efiz), mother to two energetic and amazing little boys (Ben & Gabe) and an aspiring artist. She loves the Oregon coast, reading, re-arranging her living room and laughing irrepressibly with her guys over Mad Libs.


Marcie Jones, Children's Pastoral Assistant

Marcie and her husband Pete began attending RCC after they married and moved to Renton in 2005. With their three children, they enjoy camping, hiking, and anything outdoors. In her free time, Marcie likes to run and someday hopes to finish a full marathon.

Ashley Ashbeck, Youth Pastoral Assistant

Ashley has attended Renton Christian Center since she joined the youth group as a 7th grader and she is now honored to be a Wildfire youth leader! She and her husband of 8 years, Mitch, met while attending Wildfire youth group.  Together they have a beautiful 2 year old daughter named Faith, who brings so much joy into their lives! Ashley loves to spend time with her family and take little road trips. She is also very passionate about worshiping The Almighty through music and painting!