Meet the lead team who set the vision of New Life Assembly.

Pastor John Baschieri

Lead pastor

John Baschieri is the founder and lead pastor at New Life Assembly. John and Diane are passionate about teaching and encouraging people to grow in their personal walk with Christ. They believe church is so much more than a service on the weekend. It’s about connecting with Jesus, other people, and growing in your faith. Pastor John and Diane have been married for 46 years, have three children and seven grandchildren.

Pastor David Freire

associate pastor

Pastor David oversees day-to-day leadership and management of pastoral staff and ministries. He helps to create an environment conducive to the realization of the churches’ mission and vision. He and his wife, Brianna, have been married for seven years and have three kids. 

Pastor Javier Rodriguez

Worship Pastor

Pastor Javi leads our worship department here at New Life. He has been in ministry since 2006 and his heart is to point people closer to christ through music, community and creative arts. He and his wife Debrah have 2 boys.

Pastor Sammy McDaniel

Young Adult Pastor

Pastor Sammy leads our young adults (New Life University). Sammy and his wife, Victoria, are passionate about helping young adults discover their faith while doing life together. They have been in ministry for over eight years now between Florida and Ohio and have two daughters.

Pastor Michael Hart

Youth pastor


Pastor Ron Markese

PrimeTimers Pastor

Pastor Ron leads our ministry to those ages 55 and up. Being part of Primetimers will help you build friendships, grow spiritually, find meaningful ministry opportunities, and receive resources to meet your needs in the second half of life. Pastor Ron and his wife, Krisan, have been in ministry for 39 years. They have two children and three grandsons.