Michele Okimura

Michele serves as the Director of Explicit Movement, which seeks to support youth and young adults in the pursuit of purity and godly, healthy relationships. She has been serving as Associate Pastor of Lifespring Church since 1997, which includes overseeing children and youth ministries. Michele also leads Kingdom Families, an LLC that serves to equip church leaders and parents in mentoring children and youth. Previous to being a pastor, she worked for 17 years as a public school teacher. Her passion is to strengthen families, to equip adults, and to raise up the next generation as passionate lovers of Jesus. Her desire is to the see all age groups in God’s Kingdom passionately hungering after the Lord, walking in holiness in their true identity, and ministering in love, unity, and in the power of the Holy Spirit!

Michele and her husband Rob have been married since 1984 and they have two adult children, Aaron and Jessica.