Meet Our Staff

  • Lead Pastor

    David Martin


    Pastor Dave did his undergrad at Bethel University (Indiana) and seminary at Talbot School of Theology (Biola University). His wife, Amy, is a teacher at Kekaha Elementary. Together they have four energetic boys, one large dog, and one very messy house.  You may spot Dave helping coach youth basketball, cruising at the beach, or stocking up at Costco.

  • Office Manager

    Amber Cotter & Charlotte Carvalho


    Amber grew up at Lihue Missionary Church and is currently the intern for the office manager position. She is being trained by our beloved Charlotte Carvalho, who will kindly take her old position of office manager while Amber is away at college. 

  • Youth Pastor

    Cory Howatt


    Cory was born and raised on Kaua'i. He graduated from Multnomah University where he earned bachelors degrees in Biblical/Theological Studies and Pastoral Ministries. Cory served as a missionary in Kenya, and returned to impact youth on Kaua'i for Jesus. He married Cassie, the love of his life, and together they have two beautiful children.

  • Children's Director

    Open Position


    We are currently looking for a Children's Director. If you are interested, please contact us. 



    Worship Coordinator


    Open Position


    We are currently looking for an office manager. If you are interested, please contact us. 

Meet The Elders

We are an Elder-led Church. Our Elder Team serves as shepherds for our community of believers at Lihue Missionary Church.


Andrew Rice

andy.rice@att.net

306-513-8877


Michael Jaimes

michaeljaimes71@gmail.com

808-639-3704


Keith Burgess

khstrainer@yahoo.com

808-635-6039


Jason Cotter

jcotterlmc@gmail.com

808-631-8112


Dave Hubbard

littlemoke@hotmail.com

808-282-5412