Our Team

Pastors & Staff

Donny & Jamie Burleson

Lead Pastors

Donny and Jamie have been in Pastoral Ministry for over 30 years, spending the majority of that time in the Sacramento Area. They planted Bayside Life Church over 10 years ago.

Jonathan Sharp

Youth Pastor

Jonathan Sharp  has been in ministry since 2008 serving as  youth, worship, and associate pastor positions. He enjoys playing sports and cheering for the Boston Celtics and Seattle Seahawks.  He and his wife Kellie have been married since 2008 and have 4 children. They believe family is a top priority.  His passion in ministry is to reach, teach, and deploy the next generation for Jesus Christ. His favorite book in the Bible is Matthew’s gospel. His favorite food is anything from India – Chicken 65, Curry and Tiki Masala   

Kayla Burleson

Worship Director and Service Coordinator

Kayla began in worship ministry when she was 16 years old playing keyboard and helping lead worship at youth groups in the Sacramento area.  She has served at Bayside Life Church for over 10 years and currently serves on staff as the Worship Director and Service Coordinator.  Kayla has a heart to see the local church experience the presence of God and connect with the Holy Spirit through praise and worship.

Paul & Sandy Beretta

Children's Directors

Paul and Sandy have attended Bayside Life Church for approximately 10 years and have been on staff as the Children's Ministry Leaders for 2 years. They have a long history in children's ministry going back to when they were first dating in Washington State. They later served as youth and worship ministers at Word of Grace Foursquare Church in Everett, WA.