ABF Staff

    STAFF FOR 2023    


Adrienne Kegel
Children's Ministry Director
Women's Ministry Director



Adrienne Kegel is the Children's Ministry Director and Women's Ministry Director at Agoura Bible Fellowship. Under Children's Ministry, she oversees several ministries related to ABF children. 'Kids BLAST' translates to "Bible Learning And Spiritual Transformation" and covers Nursery through Grade 5. The Children's Ministry is year-round and also includes winter and summer camps. And the AWANA program meets for 30 weeks each year and covers a wide range of ages from age 3 through high school. The Women's Ministry has many groups that meet most of the year. It also has annual events such as the Tea and Retreat. 

Adrienne was blessed with a strong Christian upbringing and accepted Christ at age five. She grew up in Saskatchewan and attended a one-year discipleship school after finishing high school. It was at that point that God began directing her toward ministry. Adrienne completed her Bachelor's Degree at North Park University in Chicago, studying Youth Ministry and Biblical & Theological Studies. At that point, she began a two-year internship at Willow Creek Community Church in College Ministry. She went on to complete her Master's Degree at Moody Graduate School, studying Spiritual Formation & Discipleship. Prior to moving to California, Adrienne worked at Judson University for 15 years. Her multiple roles included International & Intercultural Advisor, Resident Director, Campus Spiritual Formation Director and Missions Coordinator.

Over the years, Adrienne has been involved in Children's Ministry through leadership roles in after-school programs, Vacation Bible School and as a Sunday School teacher. Adrienne is passionate about students falling in love with Jesus, learning God's Word, walking by the Spirit and prayer. Her strengths are leadership, evangelism, team building and communication.

She is married to Pastor Scott and they have three children: Chase, Alexa and Siena. See LEAD PASTOR page for family photo.


Katie Riggs
Children's and Women's Ministry Assistant

Katie Riggs serves as the Children's and Women's Ministry Assistant.  She has a background in Child Development and Psychology, and was an elementary school teacher before joining our staff.  Katie is passionate about making the Bible come alive to children in a real and personal way!  She is married to Ryan Riggs and they have two daughters.


Brian Bernstein
High School Ministry Director

Brian Bernstein is our new High School Ministry Director. He can now be contacted regarding any scheduling or other information for the High School group at ABF as he takes over this leadership role from Family Connections Pastor Chris Kerner.

Zack Gross
Junior High Ministry Director

Zack Gross is our new Junior High Ministry Director. He can now be contacted regarding any scheduling or other information for the Junior High group at ABF as he takes over this leadership role from Family Connections Pastor Chris Kerner.

Erica Reisser
Worship Ministry Director

Chad Reisser
Worship Leader


Erica and Chad Reisser combine to lead and coordinate the  Worship Ministry  at Agoura Bible Fellowship. Erica is the Worship Ministry Director, and Chad is the Worship Leader. Their ministries include the ABF worship services, Agape Outreach Ministry, Children's Choir and Adult Choir. Chad and Erica are graduates of Azusa Pacific University. They have four children: Ella, Zion, Phoenix and Theo.


Stephani Aryeetey
Co-Office Manager
Stephani Ross Aryeetey is Office Manager at Agoura Bible Fellowship. She relocated from the Chicago area. Stephani currently coordinates many different facets and ministries of ABF from the church office and at ABF events. She is married to John Aryeetey and they have two daughters Selah and Amayah. 

Nina Wang
Co-Office Manager
ABF Staff Bookkeeper
Nina Wang is Office Manager at Agoura Bible Fellowship. She is also our ABF Bookkeeper. 

Changes for 2023... Associate Pastor, Two Elders, Junior High Director, and High School Director