Pastor Obed Escobar
Community Relations Director
Pastor Obed Escobar is the Community Relations Director at Center for Arizona Policy.
Originally from Guatemala City, Guatemala, Pastor Obed came to the United States in 1991. He received his bachelor’s degree in Applied Management from Grand Canyon University, and completed his Bible and Theology studies at Global University.
He began working in full time ministry in 2003 when he helped plant the church “Proyecto Vida” or “The Life Project.”
Before coming to Center for Arizona Policy, Pastor Obed was the multicultural pastor at Christ’s Church of the Valley in Peoria.
Pastor Obed has a passion for protecting the unborn and strengthening families and youth. He and his wife Teresa have two daughters and live in Gilbert, Arizona.