Church and School Administrator


Ed. D.   Institutional Management Education
       Administration, Pepperdine University, 2000
MA  Education Administration,
       Azusa Pacific University, 1994
BA  Communications, Southern California College, 1986

Dr. Rogers comes to Shoreline with an extensive background in schools and churches. He has worked in a variety of school settings for over 20 years as a teacher, coach, and administrator while also teaching in graduate education programs for Pepperdine and other universities supervising and training more than one thousand teacher candidates. As a Pastor, Dr. Rogers has served in a variety of roles including youth ministry, worship, and small groups while also teaching his Next Level Parenting and Next Level Living conferences as well. His most recent venture saw him serve as the Campus Pastor for a satellite campus in Irvine for Georgia based Free Chapel Worship Center. Under Dr. Rogers' leadership the church grew from an average weekly attendance of just over one hundred to over two thousand in just over two years. As a Small Group Pastor he instituted Free Chapel Georgia's first ever Small Groups ministry growing that ministry to just over 2000 active Small Group members while also serving as the President of the Free Chapel Bible College. Dr. Rogers is also the author of two books, Next Level Living and Next Level Parenting that can be found in Christian Bookstores nation-wide.   Rich resides in Costa Mesa with his wife of 18 years Theresa, and four daughters: Lexi- 16, Rachel-14, Mackenzie-12, and Skylar-6. Return to Church Staff page