Meet Jennifer

Children’s Pastor

Jennifer is passionate about inspiring children to follow Christ. She knows they are the future of the local church and equips them with the tools necessary to live a rich and satisfying life. She loves using lots of creativity to make this process fun for your kids.

A gifted leader, she enjoys training others and developing teams. Her enthusiasm is contagious and her ability to see the talents in others has given her the opportunity to grow a strong and healthy team of leaders.

Jennifer has over twelve years experience serving in children’s ministries. She holds a credential with the Evangelical Covenant Church and earned her MA in Leadership Studies from Vanguard University. Prior to joining the staff at Heights Church, she served at two area churches as the children’s ministries pastor.

Jennifer married her husband John in 2006, and they have two children, Jack and Juliana.

She has served as the Children’s Ministries Pastor at Heights Church since May of 2016.

Jennifer Alessio
916.726.2100 ext 818


Olivia Klenner
Early Childhood Director
Administrative Assistant

Tiffany Kovar
Heights Kids Coordinator

Amanda Watkins
Heights Kids Nursery & Preschool Coordinator


6540 Sylvan Rd., Citrus Heights CA 95610
(916) 726-2100

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