Hector Santiago

Director of Finance

Hector joined AOC in May 2016 as our Director of Finance.   He grew up in Puerto Rico but has since lived in TX and FL. He has been married to Sheila for over 30 years and is the proud father of four children; Gabriela, Patricia, Hector and Hannah. He is proud that each of his children have been blessed with servant hearts in their careers as teacher, nurse, firefighter and future social worker.  Hector has served at Daystar Television Network, Gateway Church in Southlake, TX, and Potential Church in Florida. He brings to us over 15 years of experience in non-profit work with 6 years in the church setting and is a licensed Texas CPA.  Hector loves partnering with ministries to help reach the unchurched and loves spending time with his family, watching sports and playing golf during his free time.

Contact Hector via email or call (512) 891-1616


Dawn Beacom

Associate Director of Finance

Dawn joined our staff in the summer of 2016 as our Finance Associate and Mocha Director. She grew up in Omaha, NE and earned her degree in Finance from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and an MBA from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She is married to her husband, Eric and they have 3 children, Cohen, Taryn, and Boone. They moved to Austin in August of 2015 and are excited to continue to explore their new home town.  In her spare time, Dawn enjoys watching college sports (especially the Cornhuskers – go Big Red!), spending time with friends and family, reading and supporting (aka chauffeuring) her kids in all their activities.

Contact Dawn via email or call (512) 891-1617


Becky Grangaard


Becky oversees the Human Resources of our church. She was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas and received her BBA from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, TX. Becky and her husband, Dan, began attending here in 1990 when Rob Harrell became Senior Pastor, and she joined the staff in 1994. Becky has two adult children, Dawn and Scott, who grew up attending FEFC. Dawn and her husband, Jonathan, have given Becky her most cherished role to date--that of being a grandmother!

Contact Becky via email or call (512) 891-1632