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Josef "Yossi" Shalev

Lead Pastor

Paster Josef (Yossi) Shalev was born in Romania during the communist era, then emigrated to Israel in 1986, where he became a believer in Jesus Christ. He came to the United States to attend Toccoa Falls College, where he met his wonderful wife Christy. They have three children. Yossi has a BA in Biblical Studies and a MA in Church Planting and Revitalization.

Our Team

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Milton Brown

Associate Pastor

Milton Brown earned a BA in Missions at Toccoa Falls College and spent 45 years in Ecuador as a missionary and dorm parent. He came to Faith Alliance Church in 2008 to serve as associate pastor. He has two children, one of whom serves in South America with Inca Link.

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James Shelton

Elder

In addition to being an elder, James Shelton serves as the treasurer. He has a Ph.D in Accounting from Virginia Commonwealth University. James has been a member of the Faith Alliance Church for twenty-six years. James is married to his lovely wife Tricia and has one daughter and many nieces and nephews.

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Frank Tuzi

Elder

Frank Tuzi became a Christian at a young age, and dedicated his life to Christ at age 16. He has advanced degrees in Bible, computers, and linguistics. He served as a missionary in Japan for 15 years, where he met and married his lovely wife Naoko. They have five children, one of whom is working in Okinawa, Japan.

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Joe Robinson

Elder

Joe Robinson is a longtime member of the church (30+ years). His father is a former pastor. Joe graduated from Southern Methodist College in Orangeburg, South Carolina. He is married to his wonderful wife Amy, and has two grown children and two grandchildren. 

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Daniel Khouri

Elder

Daniel Khouri was born and raised in Syria. He came to Christ at the age of 16, and served the Lord in several countries in the Middle East for several years. He also served as the Middle East Executive Director for the Ravi Zacharias International Ministries from 2007 to 2013. Daniel has a B.S. in Business Management Information Systems and currently works as an Assistant Director for Liberty University Online.

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Cody Ross

Elder

Cody Ross grew up in Pennsylvania and became a Christian at the age of eight. He attended Liberty University where he studied Youth Ministry and minored in Carpentry. He and his wonderful wife Katey began attending Faith Alliance Church in 2016, and served as the youth director for several years before becoming a church elder. He works at Heritage High School as a Carpentry teacher.

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Joshua Finley

Youth Director

Joshua Finley graduated from Pensacola Christian College, and serves as the Youth Pastor at Faith CMA and a member of the Worship Team. He strives to guide our youth into living an impactful life for God. He is married to his wonderful wife Manar, and has three children.

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Sungjoo Yoon

Children and Worship Director

Sungjoo Yoon was born and grew up in Seoul, South Korea. Before coming to the United States, he served in youth and worship ministries in Korea. After enrolling at Liberty University, he began attending Faith Alliance Church. He earned his D.Min degree and has been serving as our Worship Leader since 2019.

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Jeong A Yun
Children's Coordinator