Jason Tippitt, Senior Pastor

Pastor Jason has served on staff at College Ave. Church of the Nazarene (CACNaz) since 1999. The first 12 years as Associate/Youth Pastor and the Lead Pastor since April, 2011.  He has a wife (Carrie, who teaches at Laurel Elementary School), and three daughters (Faith, Audrey and Rachel).







Dawn Maliff, Preschool Director

Dawn Maliff has served part time on staff at College Ave. Church of the Nazarene for 15 years.  She also works full time as a Clinical Supervisor at PIH Home Health Agency. Dawn grew up in the Wesleyan Church with her Father as the only Pastor she ever knew until he retired and they found their new church home at College Ave.




Su Paulsen, Associate Pastor of Children & Families

Su has served on staff as the Elementary Pastor at College Avenue since 2012. She grew up in La Habra, attended Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and returned in 2011 to the Whittier area where she began attending College Ave. Su Has a heart and passion for the children in our neighborhood.