Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders

Our Church is managed by a wonderful team of Pastors, Staff and Volunteers. We are committed to building a community that allows visitors and members to Love God, Love People and be Transformed to Serve.

Senior Pastor

Simbo Odunaiya

Pastor Simbo Odunaiya is the senior pastor at Christ International Community Church, a position that he has been serving in since 2012. Prior to becoming Senior Pastor, Pastor Simbo served as Associate Pastor at CICC for 7 years.
Associate Pastor

Farooq Busari

Farooq Busari is associate pastor at Christ International Community Church. He is the pastor for Youth and Young Adult Ministry and has been a member of CICC for 10 years.
Administrative Secretary

Pearlene Agbelie

Pearlene “Sister P” serves as the administrative secretary at CICC. In this role Sister P ensures that the our offices and teams remain organized and on schedule.

Banke Igbalajobi

Banke Igbalajobi has been attending CICC for over 15 years. She has held many roles during her time. In addition to her current role as the church’s treasurer, Banke is also President of women’s ministry at CICC.
Finance Director

Reginald Rowland

Regi has been serving in the Finance Ministry since he joined CICC, 9 years ago. He works tirelessly to ensure that the Church is handling tithes and offerings to the glory of God. Regi is also a leader in the youth and young ministry.
Men’s Ministry Pastor

Dan Kemoh

Pastor Dan serves as pastor for our men’s ministry at CICC, called Kingdom Men. Kingdom men exists to build a community for men at CICC to fellowship, pray and serve others.
Membership & Small Groups

Rosaire Ifedi

Rosaire Ifedi leads our membership engagement team at CICC. In her role, she leads new visitors through their necessary journey to membership, and ensures that current members are connected to small groups. Rosaire is an adjuct professor at Ashland University and was appointed by the Governor of Ohio to serve on New African Immigrants Commission of Ohio.
Christian Education

Samson Adedapo

Pastor Samson Adedapo leads our Christian Education and community feeding program at CICC. Over the years pastor Samson, has held many positions at CICC, including serving as Chair for the Board of Trustees. He and his wife, Veronica Adedapo also serve as leaders for our Couples Ministry.
Missions & Evangelism

Christopher Anyaiwe

Pastor Chris is leader for our missions and evangelism ministry. Pastor Chris has been involved in missions and evangelism for over 30 years. He also provides to shelters in the Columbus, Ohio area. CICC sends missionaries and supports missions in Ghana, Nigeria, Malawi and Burundi.