Johan Luque

Lead Pastor


 Johan is our discipleship and small group pastor. Johan is passionate about helping and seeing people become followers of Jesus; followers that love God and serve their neighbors. Johan is also one of the teaching pastors and before helping plant Westside church, Johan was a church planter locally and in his home country of Colombia. Johan enjoys salsa music, soccer, and spending quality time with his family – his wife, Ashley, and three daughters, Alessandra, Sophia and Daniella.   




Michelle Cazas "Misha"

Associate Pastor of Outreach and community care


Michelle is responsible for the coordination of the Sunday Service and other respective services of the Church. Additionally, she is in charge of the outreach of the church community. Prior to moving and attending Denver Seminary in 2017, Michelle spent many years working directly with those in extreme poverty in Bolivia. She has experience with church planting, missionary work with local and foreign churches in Latin America, North America, and Europe, and with big organizations like Samaritan’s Purse. Misha’s life goal is to bring equality for those who are marginalized and disadvantaged through the power of the Gospel and it’s clear Social Justice message. Misha brings a unique perspective to the team, both with her Latin American background and her North American Masters education.

Cindy Del Hierro

Associate Pastor of Counseling and soul care


Cindy is responsible for the various aspects of our hospitality ministry and also provides spiritual formation and care. She is passionate about building a church that is a true community and seeing the church collaborating with other organization for the good of the city. Before planting Westside, Cindy and her husband Jude co-planted an inner city church in Denver. They are also the founders of Confluence Ministries, connecting the church and organization to serve locally and globally through community impact.

Volunteer Staff

Danilson Luque



Karen Schock


Gary Sagehorn


Francisca Alvarez