OUR TEAM

We’re a diverse and experienced team dedicated to building a bridge connecting Hollywood with the faith community.
  • Jonathan Bock
    Jonathan BockFounder/President

    Jonathan Bock began his career in marketing at Warner Bros. Prior to founding Grace Hill Media, he was an in-demand “Before” model, specializing in pictures for diet programs and gym equipment. He is a member of the Producers Guild of America (PGA) and an Elder at Bel Air Presbyterian Church Los Angeles. Father to two beautiful daughters, he’s married to his first wife, Kelly. He also, with a few warm-up frames, can consistently bowl in the low nineties.

    • Ted Gartner
      Ted GartnerPartner & EVP/Advertising

      After a successful run as an executive in the financial services field, he joined Grace Hill in 2002 and has built its media-buying division into an industry leader in the faith space – all the while pursuing the as-of-yet elusive perfect mani-pedi.

      • Briana McElroy
        Briana McElroyVP / Digital Media

        A social media virtuoso, writer, foodie & connoisseur of reality television, this renaissance woman can do it all in 140 characters or less.

        • Gary Schneeberger
          Gary SchneebergerSVP, Publicity & Communications

          A former newspaper reporter, editor, TV critic, movie reviewer and syndicated entertainment columnist before crossing the abyss into PR more than a decade ago, he’s been arranging words into sentences and trying to make people care since he was 12, when his Mom bought him an electric typewriter he used to hammer out “Starksy & Hutch” scripts for him and his neighborhood buddies to act out.

          • Joahnna Cruz
            Joahnna CruzDirector of Outreach

            When she’s not pitching, pleading or bartering for press coverage, Jo loves to nap, eat ice cream sandwiches, and watch Shark Week, Downton Abbey……or 300.

            • Matthew Kessell
              Matthew KessellAccounting Manager

              When he is not juggling numbers and keeping everyone paid, Matthew is Director of Music at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, a Tenor soloist, amazing handyman, and devoted husband.

              • Emily Wilson
                Emily WilsonExec-Assistant to the President

                When she is not busy juggling Jon’s innovative projects, this self-proclaimed hipster surfer can be found eating copious amounts of (occasionally vegan) food at a local eatery, binge watching Netflix with her totes adorbs dog, Casper Lynn, drinking her signature “green drinks,” shopping for the next “it” hat and reminding everyone that #thestruggleisreal. This SoCal girl also has a heart for service: She currently leads local outreach groups through her church, Oasis LA.

                • Alyson McHargue
                  Alyson McHargueDigital Copywriter & Content Strategist

                  A native Texan, adopted Tennesseean and adjusting Californian, Alyson is an old soul and a spirited writer. She thrives in the challenge of adapting to each brand’s uniquely colorful voice and bringing it to life through social media!

                  If she’s not sharpening her verbal chameleon skills, Alyson is more than happy to disappear into the world of a phenomenal children’s book or the golden age of Hollywood – the era into which she swears she should have been born.

                  • Dustin Hill
                    Dustin HillAccounting Assistant

                    Migrating from the East Coast, Dustin brings 5 plus years of accountant experience to the Accounting Department. When he’s not crunching numbers and paying bills, this self-proclaimed foodie and Netflix connoisseur can be found making videos with his friends that are only funny to them. You can also hear him screaming at the TV during football season while he’s watching his beloved Philadelphia Eagles.

                    • Camille Dizon
                      Camille DizonSocial Media Publicist / Digital Marketing Strategist

                      A social media maven with an eye for what’s hip and hot, Camille can put together creative campaigns to reach myriad audiences.

                      Formerly a menswear and design professional, she is well-versed in the world of advertising as well as the ever-changing world of social media. Let’s not even mention the world of fashion…she just always makes our team look good.

                      • Julie Truong
                        Julie TruongSocial Media Marketing Coordinator

                        This charismatic dreamer believes anything is possible.  An aspiring Disney princess, Julie can often be found researching the latest and greatest in social media – and when you can’t find her hard at work, you can always find her at Disneyland because to her, #AdventureIsOutThere!