Leadership

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STAFF

Antquan Washington, Executive Director

Antquan has been working with human beings for 30 years and loves almost every second of it.  Antquan studied Biblical Studies at Biola University and completed his AA at Fullerton College. For the last eight years he been able to pour his mind, body and soul into a frontline relational evangelism ministry in Hollywood called Broken Hearts, where he currently serves as the Executive Director.  Prior to Broken Hearts, he invested his time into various communities in the Los Angeles and Orange county areas.  From Planting Churches in Watts with World Impact, to soup kitchens in Costa Mesa with Rock Harbor Church, to leading sports camps youth groups with Fellowship of Christian Athletes Antquan has been able to love on the spectrum on faces and places.  What excites him about the work in Hollywood is waking up in the morning and seeing what role he can play in helping someone who feels they were hopeless and helpless cross the many finish lines in their life.

 

BROKEN HEARTS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Antquan Washington, Chairman of the Board

Holly Pinkham, Secretary – Holly has a varied background from personal training to marketing to church planting. She graduated from Biola University with a B.A. in Communications and a minor in Biblical Studies. After an experience with Broken Hearts gave her a passion for the lost and broken in Hollywood, she served as the Ministry Coordinator and Community Development Director at Broken Hearts for almost 7 years. She loves the diversity of Hollywood and the opportunity to hear people’s stories and share the truth, grace and hope of the Gospel.

Chris Cole, Treasurer– Chris Cole is the Director of Principle Gifts at The Claremont Institute. He graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a B.A. in Communications. Chris brings a wealth of experience and focus on fundraising to the board, as well as ability for connecting the ministry to other churches and partners. The first part of his career was spent in major gift fundraising for organizations such as World Vision, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and Evangelical Christian Credit Union.

Joshua Medcalf, Director – Joshua Medcalf is the President of Dream Sports Academy, a non-profit organization that focuses on training at-risk athletes in the heart of South Central Los Angeles. In order to help fund his organization he created Train to be Clutch, in which he teaches the same life changing principles to athletes, businessmen, actors, and universities across the United States. A former division 1 soccer player, Joshua graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in Communications.  He went on to study under one of the top sport psychologists and autobiographical memory researchers in the country at Duke University.