Lamont Hartman is the Lead Pastor at Emmaus Church, a church he planted with a core group of people in July 2015. Lamont has pastored for 10 years demonstrating the love of God in urban contexts like Washington DC and Southern California .  His passion is to see people of all ethnicities reconciled with God and with others.

Lamont is a graduate of Hampton University, Regent University where his received a Master’s in Practical Theology, and is currently a Doctoral Candidate at San Fransisco Theological Seminary concentrating on MultiEthnic Leadership.

His most notable achievement is when he married up by scoring a beautiful young woman by the name of Nancy Hartman. Lamont and Nancy have three beautiful children together (Selah 6, Elsye 3, Jackson 14 months). Outside of changing diapers and homeschooling, Lamont and Nancy enjoy taking family excursions around Southern California. Lamont and Nancy currently live in Santa Ana a few blocks away from Emmaus Church.