Juan Gallo

Lead Pastor

Pastor Juan is responsible for the leadership and vision for Holy City Church. He was born in Colombia and raised here in South Florida. He has been serving in the local church for most of his life.  Pastor Juan has been involved in evangelism street ministry, homeless outreach, drug rehabilitation facilities, prison ministries as well as other international prison ministry such as Kairos serving prisoners inside “La Victoria”, in Dominican Republic. He is passionate about music and people and since he has been playing piano for over 30 years, one of his favorite things to do is to sit in his piano at home with friends to sing and worship God. He holds a degree in Urban Ministry from Palm Beach Atlantic University and a Bachelor's degree in Christian Ministry from Trinity International University. Most recently, he has earned a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology from Trinity International University.  Some of Juan’s hobbies are flying his drone and making videos with the footage, riding his Harley Davidson, and fishing. Juan is married to Stephany and they have 4 beautiful children: Josias, Sebastian, Isabella, and Gianni.

Stephany Gallo

Director of Operations and Church Life

Stephany currently serves as the Director of Operations and Church life overseeing the kid’s ministry, women’s ministries, discipleship groups, community outreaches and the life of our church. She was born in Dominican Republic and raised here in South Florida like Pastor Juan. She is passionate about the transformational power of the Gospel of Jesus and how it impacts families and communities. She has spent over 11 years in Christian Higher education working at Trinity International University and most recently at Knox Theological Seminary. In her free time, she loves to be outdoors exploring art and culture, watching musicals and Broadway shows, and listening to Ted talks. Stephany is married to Pastor Juan and together they have 4 children: Josias, Sebastian, Isabella, and Gianni.

Angel Paez

Associate Pastor

Angel was born in Havana, Cuba. At the age of 6 he and his family migrated, and since then, he was raised in South Florida. Since a young age, Angel has been serving at the local church. He has been with Holy City Church for more than 5 years and he currently serves as the Treasurer, drummer, teacher/preacher, and primarily as Associate Pastor.

Angel is passionate for the church souls, discipleship, and spiritual growth.  Any time an opportunity comes up to teach and talk about our savior, he is always up for it. He loves to study the Word, serve others, and share the good news of Jesus Christ.

During his free time, he enjoys music, watching movies, and spending time with the family. Angel is married to his wife Idania and they both have two God loving kids: Jocelyn and Adam.