Our Staff

  • Ellen Ibarra

    Pastoral Care Associate for Filipino Ministry

    Ellen was born, in Zambales, Philippines. She started attending ECC in 1994, where she prayed to receive the Lord Jesus at the leading of an Evangelism Explosion team and was discipled by a kind-hearted spiritual mother. She was later baptized and began attending the Filipino fellowship meetings at the YMCA. She sensed God's calling right after conversion. In response to God's call to fulltime ministry, she enrolled at Asian Theological Seminary, in Manila Philippines. She finished her Master of Arts in Christian Education. In 1998, she joined the ChinaTEAM staff and in 2000, became the first Filipino Ministry associate director at ECC. She returned to the Philippines in 2006, married Salvador, and joined him to start Bago Aplaya Community Ministries (BACM) in Davao City. Ten years later, she is back at ECC with her husband, Salvador, and only son, Matthew Adrell.

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  • Gregory Ng

    Worship Associate

    Born in sunny California, Greg spent much of his early life moving around the world, living in Amsterdam and Jakarta for a few years before his family settled in Hong Kong in 1995. After discovering his love for worship, he first joined his church band as a drummer, and was eventually lead by the Lord to pursue worship leading as his calling in life. Greg joined the ECC team in the fall of 2013 on a part time basis and now has been working full time since December 2015. Greg and his wife Carol were married in 2016 and have a daughter named Mia.

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  • Rebecca Pesquera

    Ministry Support Coordinator (Children's Ministry)

    Rebecca was born in the Philippines but raised in Hong Kong. Growing up in a Christian family, she had always desired to serve the Lord in ministry just like her parents. Most of her years in the church, she has served in the Music Ministry and later committed more of her time in the Youth and Children’s. She believes that in doing God’s ministry one has to be well-equipped in His Word and well-grounded in Jesus Christ. The yearning to serve the Lord became evident upon reading Matthew 9:35-38.

    She went on to study at Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary (PBTS) where she got her Bachelor of Theology and later received her Master in Divinity in 2017. During her stay in the Philippines, she joined an independent non-profit Christian organization called C.A.R.E. Inc., based in Baguio City as part of her mission work. They reach out to the indigents in the community predominantly the street children, bringing them to Christ through feeding and evangelism.

    Serving in the Children’s Ministry in ECC, she believes that a good foundation of Faith and Service can start at a young age, just as it should be the pillars of our Christian lives.

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  • Hilda Tang

    Director of Administration

    Hilda Tang is no stranger to the banking and insurance market, having spent more than 20 years as a team leader and senior executive where she specialized in underwriting, claims and brokering. Hilda also specialized in data analysis especially for group clients and consulting on medically related insurance products. Her last role was a leader on a placement and products solution team. 

    Prior to starting her aforesaid role, Hilda spent more than 4 years as a nurse in the Hong Kong Hospital Authority. Hilda has the ability to guide someone from an unhealthy to healthy lifestyle.

    Hilda and her husband have been attending Yan Fook Church in Hong Kong for more than 10 years. Her two boys age 11 and 15 are also in Sunday School in Yan Fook Church.

    Hilda holds an MBA from University of South Australia and Bachelor’s honors degree in Accounting and Finance from University of Manitoba. Hilda still maintains her Certificate of General Nursing in Hong Kong.  

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  • Connie Lam

    Accounting & Administration Manager

    Connie joined the ECC staff in March 2016, after 15 years in the publishing industry. Searching for the truth and the meaning of life, she came to Christ in 1998 and began attending ECC since January 2016. She is eager to serve and work with the team.

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    Jenifer Liu

    Part-time Ministry Support Associate

    Joey Keung

    Part-time Administration Assistant

    I come from a Christian family in Hong Kong. Although attending church on Sunday was a norm in my family culture since young, I never really knew the Lord until I started reading the Bible and studying His word about 10 years ago. I became a stay home mom taking care of my daughter in 2016. Since then, God put me in a structural Bible study group where He nurtures me with His Word and grows me spiritually. Now, I have a personal relationship with the Lord. My faith and hope are in Him. Jesus is the living God who is watching over us day and night. Psalms 121:1-2 says “I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.” Praise the Lord and glory be to God.