Craig Okpala


Craig is the Creative Pastor for the Hope Family of Churches. He handles everything worship and production related. Craig has been instrumental in the Hope Church NYC movement by equipping and training worship and production teams for each new church plant. 

He was born in Houston, raised in Nigeria, but now resides in Queens, which he considers to be a prime location for satisfying his love for sampling diverse cuisines.

Despite his whopping 6'5″ stature, He can make even the shyest of people feel welcomed with his smile and heart for others. He is deeply relational and looks forward to sharing meals, laughing, and having fellowship with anyone and everyone.

Craig completed his Masters of Divinity at Alliance Theological Seminary.