Pastor Val is a licensed minister based in California. He attended Fuller Theological Seminary where he graduated with a Master of Divinity. He also holds an associate degree in Ministerial Studies from Epic Bible College and a bachelor's degree in Pastoral Ministry from William Jessup University. Pastor Val completed his chaplaincy residency at Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, serving patients in the ICU, Neurology department, Emergency, NICU, and Orthopedics.
He has worked as a youth pastor, teaching pastor, and a worship leader since 2010. In his current role, Pastor Val provides biblical counsel and crisis intervention in many different situations for listeners of K-LOVE and Air1 Radio Networks. In his free time, he loves to spend time with his wife, play basketball, play guitar, and write music.