Sergio joined the NewStory staff team in 2017 as the Associate Pastor, overseeing the multi-faceted and multi-talented Worship Arts Teams. In April of 2019 he stepped up as the Interim Lead Pastor as NewStory continues the process of prayerfully searching for and identifying a new Lead Pastor. Originally from Chile, Sergio moved to Chicago from Johnson City, Tennessee where he completed his Masters of Divinity degree at Emmanuel Christian Seminary and served as the Senior Hospital Chaplain in the area. In addition to playing the drums and the guitar, Sergio enjoys watching soccer (Viva Chile!) and spending time with his wife, Denisse, and their three sons, SG, Mo and Habacuc.