Ministry Staff

Our Ministry Staff lead the day to day operations across our two Grace Central Coast campuses, under the leadership of our Elder Team.  We depend on the plurality of our leadership, both making decisions and enjoying ministry together.  

Al Streder

Pastor of Worship & Missions - GraceSLO

Al, Tanya and their three children, Paul, Jordan & Katie, came to Grace in June, 1992.  After earning his Bachelors of Music in 1977, he taught music in the public schools-one year in the Chicago area and three in the San Jose area.  During the 70's Al and Tanya were quite involved in the touring ministry of the Continental Singers, and in late 1981 Al accepted a position in the Continental office, where he worked through the end of 1989.  While with the Continentals he also served as music director at a small Baptist Church.  Al and Tanya have been able to work and serve together in and outside of the church.  Both are members of the SLO Symphony and also involved as coaches with SLO Youth Symphony.