Meet the Staff

Tim Peck, D.Min.
Director of Chapel Programs

As director of chapel programs, Tim Peck gives leadership to the overall direction of chapel at APU. Tim Peck joined the team after 17 years of pastoral ministry and 11 years of teaching in theological education. He has a Doctor of Ministry degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Master of Divinity from Talbot School of Theology, and a B.A. from Biola University.

Favorite food: Mexican and Italian
Dream vacation: Climbing El Capitan with my sons
Favorite sports team: Dodgers (L.A.’s real team)
Why I work at APU: I love the mission of APU, the people I work with, and the kind of work I get to do. I’m truly blessed to be here.
Favorite musical style: Classic rock
Favorite movie/book: Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
Favorite verse: Philippians 2:4-5
Favorite superhero: Aquaman
Favorite fast food: In-N-Out Burger

Sean Beck, B.A.
Assistant Director of Chapel Programs
As the assistant director of chapel programs, Sean Beck oversees the music worship and creative programming for chapel. Sean has been on staff at APU since 2011. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Commercial Music from APU. Sean also has experience with both recording and performing as a professional musician.
Favorite food: Anything healthy
Dream vacation: Hawaii, or any tropical beautiful place, or a road trip across the country in a fifteen passenger van.
Why I work at APU: I want my life to be about pursuing God and his kingdom. I love working with people, and creating music. Working at APU helps me to do all of these things.
Favorite musical style: There are different favorite reasons I love each style of music.
Favorite movie/book: Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Favorite recent CD purchase: Don't judge me…Colbie Caillat: All of You (Listen to "Think Good Thoughts")
Favorite superhero: Batman from The Dark Knight (he's whatever Gotham needs him to be).
Favorite fast food: Whatever has any nutritional value.