Pastor Joel Reyes and his wife Beth came to Tucson in 2008 and was called to be the Pastor of Filipino-American Christian Fellowship of Tucson in January 2009. Pastor Joel Reyes completed his ministerial studies at San Jose Bible College in California in 1975 and has served as Pastor in churches in California, New York and Alaska before moving to Arizona.
Beth has retired from her career with the government and now enjoys time with her grandchildren.
Pastor Joel and Beth have two children, Nathaniel and Esther who both live in Tucson with their families. Nathaniel is a Pulmonologist and his wife Candice is a full time mom to their son, Cruz. Esther is married to Ben Chupp and they have a daughter, Abigail. Both Ben and Esther are engineers and work for the government.