Coastal Community Church Staff

Our staff is dedicated to helping you trust Jesus and find your calling.

  • Pastor Andy Rock

    Pastor Andy Rock was called as Pastor of Coastal Community Church in February of 2010. He and his wife, April, live in Los Osos with their two boys, Jonah and Levi.  Andy is passionate about preaching the Gospel, biblical counseling, and transformative prayer. You'll find Andy and April caring for their son, Jonah, who has cerebral palsy, fishing with Levi for sharks in Estero Bay, and investing in the lives of college Young Life leaders.  


  • ConniE Royster, director of Worship and Youth

    Connie Royster has over 30 years experience working with children, youth, and in leading worship.  Connie and her husband, Wynn, live in Oceano and share 4 grown children, 4 beautiful granddaughters, and 1 adorable grandson!   As well as leading our Worship Department, Connie works with our JR and SR High Young Life teams to reach teens who are allergic to church. Connie is full of life, energy, and excitement as she leads our congregation and youth closer into a relationship with Jesus.

  • Laurie knotts, director of family life and discipleship

    Laurie is excited and honored to serve you as your Director of Family Life and Discipleship. With over 30 years of experience serving children and families, she was an elementary teacher for many years and previously served as a high school leader and as a Children and Family Director. She has 2 grown children and 4 amazing grand children.

  • Kate York, Church Administrator

    Kate joined our team in December of 2016.  Kate brings to our team 20 years of administrative experience in running businesses and building teams, a passion for Young Life and reaching students, and a love for gardening.  Kate and her family live in Arroyo Grande.

  • Amanda Snider, Office Intern

    Amanda started working with us in June of 2016.  Amanda works with Connie Royster, Laurie Knotts and Kate York to help our children, youth, and administrative efforts run flawlessly.  Amanda brings with her organization, a passion for making a difference in people's lives, and an amazing love for her son, Wyatt.