OUR STAFF

Jeff Foote

SENIOR PASTOR

Jeff has been at Grace since 2012 and in ministry for over twenty years. A graduate of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, he is an experienced church planter, conference speaker, musician, and songwriter. He is passionate about helping people walk in love and not in fear.

He has been married to Abby since 1996 and they have 3 wonderful children, Rachel, Micah, and Jorah. Jeff is a baseball fanatic and likes to relax on the golf course.

 
 
 
 

James Buchanan

ASSOCIATE PASTOR OF CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES

James joined the staff in January 2015. Prior to Grace, he served as a Children’s Pastor for 19 years in Arizona and California. He’s been married to his college sweetheart Tonya since 1992 and has 4 kids: Tori, Josh, Jackie and Justin. He has a degree in Church Ministries from Southwestern College in Phoenix with an emphasis in Youth and Camping Ministries.

His life ministry verse comes from Colossians 1:28-29. “Him we proclaim, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all wisdom, that we may present everyone mature in Christ. For this I toil, struggling with all His energy that He powerfully works within me.”

 
 
 

 

 

GRACE LATINO

Alí ha sido parte de Grace Church desde septiembre del año 2019. Ha servido al Señor y a su iglesia como voluntario por alrededor 15 años, completó sus estudios de profesor de la Biblia en SETECA (Seminario Teológico Centroamericano) con extensión en Denver, acreditado por el seminario de Denver. Actualmente trabaja para conseguir su licenciatura en teología en la misma institución académica. Su pasión es enseñar el amor de Dios a otros al mismo tiempo que aprende con ellos a convertirse en verdaderos discípulos de Jesús.

Ha estado Casado con el amor de su vida; Ana por 21 años y tienen 4 hermosas bendiciones; ILENE, DANEY, JAZMÍN Y ANGEL ALÍ Jr.  Le gusta el fútbol y Su favorito versículo de la Biblia es Hebreos 6:10.

Ali has been part of Grace Church since September of 2019, and has served the Lord and his church as a volunteer for about 15 years. He completed his associates degree in Bible Studies  and is currently working toward his bachelors in theology at the Central American Theological Seminary (SETECA) extension at the Denver Seminary.  His passion is to teach others the love of God and learn with them to be disciples of Jesus. 
He has been happily married for 21 years to the love of his life, Ana.  They have 4 beautiful blessings, Ilene, Daney, Jazmin & Ali Jr.  He likes soccer and his favorite verse is Hebrews 6:10.

Alisa Pene

OFFICE MANAGER

Alisa has attended Grace Church since 2015.  She came on staff as Administrative Assistant in April of 2018 and now serves as the Office Manager.  She has a degree in Business Communications from Fort Hays State University and spent many years working in schools, while raising her kids.
She married Todd in 1992 and they have 2 sons and a daughter-in-love; Josh, Caleb and his bride, Dori. She likes spending time with family and friends, walking, hiking and organizing!

Julie Magalong

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Julie has attended Grace Church since 2010. She joined the staff as Administrative Assistant in August of 2020. She has a degree in Nursing, but has been teaching Theatre and Music for the past 13 years with Master’s Hand Homeschool Enrichment Campuses in Longmont and Loveland.
She has two daughters, Tricia (and son-in-law, Jared), and Sophia. She married Romeo in 2019 and now has two bonus kids, Christian and Isabel. She loves theatre, singing, the outdoors, and most of all, spending time with family and friends.