Alika Polanco

Teaching + Young Adults Pastor

Alika grew up in San Diego and has served all over the county in music, Christian camping, youth, and pastoral leadership for over 15 years. He graduated with a bachelor’s in biblical studies from San Diego Christian College in 2007 and was married to his wife Samantha shortly after. They served in Oceanside, California at Generation Church for almost 8 years as youth pastor, worship leader, and interim lead pastor. Samantha and Alika have been at Venture since January of 2015 and love being a part of God’s work in and through the local church. They have four children Kalea, Kekoa, Nohea and Kahana. All of them love to be at the beach or enjoying Alika’s skills on the BBQ in their free time

Youth Pastor
Garrett Lawley
Executive Pastor
Matt Sakauye