Pastor Tara VinCross is the Senior Pastor of Azure Hills Seventh-day Adventist Church in Grand Terrace, CA. Tara loves building up and empowering others to serve Jesus in meaningful ways within their community. Pastor VinCross began professional ministry in 2000 in Washington Conference, and served for the last 8.5 years in Philadelphia in the Columbia Union Conference.

Dr. VinCross holds a B.A. in Theology from Southwestern Adventist University, a Masters of Divinity with an emphasis in Youth Ministry, and a Doctor of Ministry degree in Discipleship and Biblical Spirituality from Andrews Theological Seminary. Tara and her husband Caleb and son Josiah love doing life and ministry together. The VinCross family enjoys traveling, outdoor adventure, photography, and discovering new vegan restaurants.