Hans served as FBC's Associate Pastor for two years before becoming the Senior Pastor in 2019. Originally from Indiana, he moved to Southern California to attend The Master's Seminary in 2013. Before that, he had a career in web-development with degrees in Webmastering and Information Technology. During his time in seminary, he became a member of Grace Community Church where he co-shepherded the Doulos Van Nuys Bible Study and joined the church's web team. He and his wife, Julia, have two daughters (Emma and Olivia) and a son, Benjamin.
For recreation, Hans enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and writing short stories.