Meet Our Staff

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Tyler Cole

Lead Pastor

Tyler is a Bay Area native and has been living in the San Jose area since 2007. He graduated from Biola University and Western Seminary. He lives in San Jose with his beautiful wife and his two adorable daughters. Tyler is a lifelong and die hard fan of the Warriors and good Mexican food. He has been serving at Lincoln Glen since January of 2019. Tyler loves serving at Lincoln Glen because the people are so kind, they are hungry for God's Word and the staff makes it fun to come to work everyday!

"As a prisoner of the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received."Ephesians 4:1

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Larry Albright

Pastor of Care

Larry Albright became the first Minister of Music for Lincoln Glen Church in 1978. He is currently serving the church as the Pastor of Care and is active in worship and small group leadership at LGC.  Larry graduated from Tabor College in Kansas in 1976 and was married that same year to Debi Albright.  After teaching music in the state of Kansas for 2 years, Larry and Debi accepted the offer to serve at Lincoln Glen in music Ministry.  Larry and Debi celebrated their 42nd wedding Anniversary last August and Larry’s 40th Anniversary as a Pastor at LGC. The Albrights have 2 daughters, Angela and Kristen.  

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to Him and He will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6


Mark Mariscal

Director of Children & Student Ministries

Mark was born and raised in the Bay Area and has lived here his entire life. Mark is a graduate of John F. Kennedy University where he received his masters in marriage and family counseling and is currently attending California State University Monterey Bay where he is studying computer science.  Mark enjoys playing and watching sports, as well as spending time with his beautiful wife and their dog. Mark has been doing ministry for over eight years and grew up in his parent’s church in Gilroy. Mark has been working as the children’s and student pastor at Lincoln Glen alongside his wife since May of 2017. Mark is dedicating to ministering to the future leaders of our world.  

“One thing I ask from the Lord, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the Lord and to seek Him in his temple.” Psalm 27:4

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Justine Mariscal

Office Administrator

Justine was born and raised in San Jose and hasn’t left since! She graduated from Academy of Art University of San Francisco in 2016 with a degree in photography and a few months later she married her best friend, Mark, on her grandmas 90th birthday. Justine has been the church office administrator since February of 2017 and continues to volunteer weekly with the Children & Student Ministries. Justine loves working alongside with her husband and the great staff at LGC. She also really loves sushi, going on adventures with her husband and pup, and being a lifestyle photographer.

“Be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9


Esther Puccinelli


Esther is originally from Oregon but has been living in San Jose since 1971. She is married to Reggie and they have a son, daughter, stepdaughter and 4 wonderful grandchildren. She retired from being an office manager at a Law Firm in 2000. She started volunteering at Lincoln Glen in the same year. She has been helping in the office and currently is working with the church’s finances.   Esther and her husband have attended Lincoln Glen since 1997.

“Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.” Hebrews 4:16


Kathleen Nicolas

Music Organizer

Kathleen Nicolas has been volunteering at Lincoln Glen Church for over 10 years! She is in charge of gathering all the music sheets from Sundays Worship Service and organizes them every week. She is also a part of the SVDN program run by Hope Services. Kathleen enjoys golf, dancing and she bakes the best cookies!