Tara Beth Leach

Senior Pastor

Tara Beth Leach is a pastor, preacher of the Word, and a writer. Pastor Tara Beth formerly served on staff at Good Shepherd as a youth minister from 2008-2013 and most recently as Pastor of Servant Ministry & Missional Life at Christ Church of Oak Brook. She previously served as Senior Pastor of First Church of the Nazarene of Pasadena (“PazNaz”) in Southern California. She is a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University and Northern Theological Seminary. She is the author of Emboldened, Radiant Church, and Forty Days on Being a Six. Outside of her home church duties, she speaks widely at conferences, retreats, and universities across America on Church Leadership, Women in Ministry, and the call to be a Radiant Witness. Tara Beth has two beautiful and rambunctious sons, and has been married to the love of her life, Jeff, since 2006.