Brandon Beard

Board Member



Brandon has been married to his beautiful Greek wife Irene since 1995. (Yes, it was a big fat Greek wedding.)

Brandon and Irene have two children, Katriana and Nicholas.Brandon was born and raised in Indianola, Washington.

He graduated from Azusa Pacific University in California, and has spent the last 24 years in full time ministry.

Brandon spent the first 20 years of ministry at Shepherd of the Hills Church in Porter Ranch, California, and Real Life Church in Valencia, California.

A few years ago, he moved to Texas where he currently serves as Executive Pastor of Campus Ministry at Compass Christian Church in Colleyville, Texas.

Brandon has served with Children of the Nations in the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Uganda.

He has led more than 20 trips to COTN’s ministry site in Northern Uganda. Brandon's long-time partnership with COTN and vast ministry experience make him an excellent addition to our board of directors.