Our staff

The staff and leadership team here at Kailua Assembly of God is comprised of men and women who love God, love people and share the Word.  We do our best to lead by example. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to contact them or call our church office. You can contact the church office at via email at kagofficemanager@gmail.com

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  • Dan Preciado

    Senior Pastor

    Dan & Jan arrived in Kailua in November 2013. While living in Anaheim, CA their ministerial journey began in 1996 while serving as marriage ministry leaders at Harbor Christian Center in Wilmington, CA. Then God called them to Corona, CA in April 2002 where they served as lay-ministers for 7 years at New Hope. From 2004 to 2011 Dan & Jan had their own ministry specifically for blended families. During this time Dan felt the call of God on his life and began pursuing credentials with the Assemblies of God and a degree in Biblical Theology. In May 2008 Dan became a licensed minister. March 2009 Dan and Jan went into full-time ministry as Associate Pastors at Glad Tidings Church in Hanford, CA. After being Ordained in April 2011 Dan realized that God had called him to pastor a church. In November 2013 God opened the door to become the Senior Pastor here at Kailua Assembly of God. Dan and Jan’s greatest passion in ministry is for marriages.

  • Renee Lo

    Children's Pastor

    Alex and Renee Lo were both born and raised in Hawaii. They have four beautiful daughters: Jessica, Jaime Ann, Jennifer and Joelle. They currently live in Aiea. Alex is an Athletic Trainer at Kapolei High School and Renee is the Chief Operations Officer for C&J Telecommunications, Inc. They have both served in various areas of minsitry for more than 10 years in such areas as: Sunday School, Children's Church, Junior Bible Quiz, Youth Ministries, Girl's Ministries and Royal Rangers. Renee is an Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God. Alex and Renee's focus has been marketplace evangelism; equipping and motivating others to impact their sphere of influence by using the resources God has blessed them with for His Kingdom purposes.

  • jan preciado

    operations pastor

    Jan is a credentialed minister with the Assemblies of God. Using her years of experience at KAG, Jan is responsible for all office operations, special events and supporting the pastoral and office staff.

  • Mike & Airess Serna

    community life pastors

    California native Mike moved to Oahu in the spring of 2014 and began attending Kailua Assembly of God.  On their second date, he invited his soon to be bride Airess to church.  Six months later they married.  The following year had a son, Elisha Kupono.  They have been faithfully serving together since.  Mike is the Men's Ministry Pastor and Airess is the Women's Ministry Pastor. In 2019 Pastors Mike & Airess AKA "Team Serna," were installed as Community Life Pastors.  Their passion is to serve others and promote the kingdom of God to their community of Kailua.

  • Preston Kauwe

    Worship Leader

    Preston was born and raised in Hawaii starting in the year of 1996. He has attended church his whole life, but officially started his relationship with God in the beginning of his 8th grade year. Eventually, he felt God calling him to play music, and ever since that calling, his passion has been music. He is the leader of his own band under the name of “Scarlet Cord.” After moving from church to church, he ended up at Kailua Assembly of God. He continues to play music for Kailua Assembly of God (and other churches), as well as his band, and he is looking to pursue music as a career.

  • Maribeth Miyashiro

    finance manager

    Born and raised in Cebu, Philippines, Maribeth is the 3rd child with 3 brothers and 3 sisters.  She accepted Jesus in 1996.  While living in the Philippines she taught Sunday School for kids, was a Youth Ministry Leader, served on the Worship Team and was involved in Church Planting through Youth Camp (Summer Evangelism).

    She has a BS in Commerce with an AS in Computer Secretarial Administration.

    Maribeth made Hawaii her home in 2004 where she married her husband Lon in 2009.  They have two beautiful children who are very much involved in the church. She has been with KAG since 2012.