Senior Pastor

Reverend Robert Fuesler

Pastor Robb has been Minister at St. Paul's since 2016.  Previously working in Child Protective Services and as a Deputy Probation Officer, Reverend Fuesler has been in full-time ministry since 1993 and obtained his Master's of Divinity from Claremont School of Theology in 1996. 

Pastor Robb and his wife Jen have three children: Andy, Abi, and Riah. 

Director of Youth Programs

(grades 6-12)

Liz Flage

Liz was raised in Coronado and graduated from Westmont College in 2009 with degrees in Biology and Psychology.  Liz previously worked at a Christian camp near Santa Cruz, at Sea World, and with the Padres. She joined the staff at St. Paul's in 2015.  Liz lives in Coronado with her daughter.

Music Director

Charlie Higgins

Charlie coordinates all aspects of St. Paul's music program.  A Coronado resident since 1984, he arrived at St. Paul's in 1999.  Charlie has a Bachelor of Arts degree in music from Oklahoma Baptist University and a Masters of Arts in Music & Education from SDSU and Chapman University.  He plays jazz piano professionally and also teaches piano.  Charlie and his wife live in Coronado.

Praise Band Leader

Frank Meely

Frank was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He attended Spring Arbor University where he obtained a degree in Worship Arts Leadership - Drama Concentration, and a Minor in Psychology. Frank has led worship and worked in a variety of church ministries. He currently lives in La Costa and teaches piano, voice, saxophone, theory, and songwriting in addition to leading worship at St. Paul's.

David is a native of Kansas and graduated from KU with a degree in Music Education.  Upon graduation, he joined the Navy and reported to Pearl Harbor, HI.  In Honolulu and San Diego, David has served as church organist and sung in opera and civic choruses.  He joined the staff of St. Paul's in 1996 and lives in San Diego.

Sound & Media Technician

Jake Hardison

Jake was born and raised in San Diego. He graduated from Palomar College in 2020 where he received an Associate degree in Television & Film. He currently lives near San Diego State University, where he is pursuing a Bachelor degree in Television & Film Studies. He joined the staff of St. Paul's in 2021.

Coordinator of

Operations and Support

Megan Pontes

Megan was born and raised in Spartanburg, SC. She majored in Business Administration and minored in Psychology at the College of Charleston, and later earned an MBA from the University of Florida. Now living in Coronado with her husband and their dog, Megan began attending St. Paul's in 2011 and sings in the praise band.

Facilities Manager

Marty Horvath

Marty grew up on the island and is a long-time member of St. Paul's.  He formerly served as Director of Youth Ministries prior to serving in the US Army, where he was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart for his actions.  Marty oversees the upkeep of the church building and grounds, is an avid Padres fan, and lives with his wife in Coronado.

Weddings & Memorials Coordinator

Marcie Warmer

Born in Dallas, Marcie to Coronado in 1985, where she served as St. Paul's church administrator for 30 years.  After retiring in 2018, Marcie continues to serve as the coordinator for weddings and memorial services at the church.  She has four children and nine grandchildren throughout Southern California and Australia.