Pastor Jack and Kathy Taylor

Jack was born and raised in Burbank, California. Graduated from Herbert Hoover High School in 1960 and attended Cal Poly Pomona for 2 years, majoring in electronic and mechanical engineering and design. He went to work at Walt Disney Studios in April of 1962 and attended LA Trade Tech 2 to 3 nights a week for 3 years, learning all he could about new solid-state technology.

Jack worked for Walt Disney Imagineering for the next 35 years as a systems designer, show programmer, show programming manager, and Show Quality Design Director for all of the Disney theme parks worldwide.

Jack’s and his lovely wife, Kathy, were married on October 1st, 1966, and have been blessed with 56 years of a wonderful marriage. They have one son, Christopher, who was born on Christmas Day.

On September 9th, 1970, he gave myself to Jesus and a new chapter of his life began. Over the last 50 years Jack went through training through the Billy Graham crusade ministry and Navigators Discipleship courses, along with other classes and hands on leadership training. He has served as an elder, elder chairman, and church chairman for 40 years at both Village Church in Burbank, California and the Evangelical Free Church in Green Valley, Arizona. Jack also served 15 years on the Board of Directors of Village Christian School in Sun Valley, CA.  Three years ago he was asked to take the position of Church Administrator at EFCGV. On his 80th birthday, I was presented with the title of Administrative Pastor.