Meet the Staff

Mark Kelley
High School Pastor

Mark loves teaching young people the word of God. It is his passion to rightly understand and communicate the Scriptures so that souls are changed permanently. Before coming to Compass, Mark worked in Cambria, CA where he served as an Associate Pastor for two years. He is currently pursuing his M.Div. through Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, trusting that his ministry will be enhanced by his study therein.


Amanda Zawislak
Assistant to High School Ministry 

Amanda grew up on the gulf coast of Florida and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences from The University of Florida. Her passion for ministry began when she interned for the youth ministry at her church. She also served in a tech role for the worship team, where she met her husband Justin. Upon graduating, she and Justin married and they moved to Aliso Viejo. They began serving at Compass and both enjoy being in True North to encourage High School students to follow after the Lord.