Chris Dodridge, Campus Pastor at Hermon Church since September 2017, moved to the Los Angeles area from Philadelphia in 2008 to pursue his Master of Divinity at Fuller Theological Seminary.
Upon completion of his degree in 2012, he married his wife, Ingrid, and began raising his step-daughter, Valerie, while also completing his internship and working in college ministry at Rose City Church in Pasadena. He then began to lead nearby Verdugo Community Church as Senior Pastor from 2013-2016, while also gaining experience in the financial services industry with Thrivent Financial.
Chris has a passion for connecting people and working with communities and individuals to get closer to the wholeness that comes through Christ-centered Kingdom living. He is responsible for teaching, preaching, counseling, mentoring, leadership development and church outreach. He also loves to play basketball in his spare time, as well as engage television and movies from a biblical worldview, and cheer for his Philadelphia sports teams.