Our Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Our Pastors

Johnny Ortiz

Senior Pastor

Johnny Ortiz is an influential leader who serves with excellence and integrity and a devoted husband of 27 years and father of 3 beautiful children, Anabel, Jonathon and Bella.

He has served as Youth Pastor (15 years) and Youth Director (10 years) for the Church of God South Central Region and is passionate about serving his congregation and community. In 2014, Pastor Johnny and his wife, Ruth Ortiz, founded Catalyst Church in the northwest part of San Antonio. His philosophy is to help people discover their passion, nourish your call and aim for your purpose.

Overall, Johnny is a dedicated and compassionate pastor who cares deeply about his family, church, and community.

Ruth Ortiz

 Executive Pastor

Ruth Ortiz has a passion and dedication in serving the congregation, community and the youth from all different backgrounds.

Ruth graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio (B.S.) and completed her Masters at the Pentecostal Theological Seminary. She served as the Youth Director (12 years) in the Church of God South Central Region and has been serving in Youth Ministry (22 years). Ruth has touched lives across the country, inspiring young women and bringing hope to those in need.

Ruth and Johnny Ortiz have been married for 27 years with 3 beautiful children, Anabel, Jonathon, and Bella.

Victor Agustin

Associate Pastor

Our Leaders

Marivel Agustin

Praise & Worship Leader

Miguel Angel

Music & Production Leader

Ismael & Regina Nunez

Catalyst Youth Leaders

Sonja & Jube Rubio

Marriage Ministry Leader (Espanol)

Kimberly & Miguel Salas

Marriage Ministry Leader (English)

Edwin & Goldin Espinoza

Hospitality Leaders

Our Staff

Justin Jacobs

Executive Assistant to Pastor Johnny

Kimberly Salas

Executive Assistant to Pastora Ruth