Meet the Team

8 Staff Members

All of them awesome at what they do!

Fraz Mirza

Lead Pastor

Pastor Fraz was born and raised just outside of Montreal Quebec and became a follower of Christ at the age of 18. He has since completed his Bachelors and Masters of theology and is currently working on his doctorate. He is married to Kathryn and together they have 4 children, Evelyn, Judah, Faith and Hope. When he’s not pastoring or leading a project, you can find him spending quality time with the family, working on various projects around the house or discovering great new places to eat around the GTA.

Kevin Parks


Kevin is married to Leanne, they have four adult children and seven grandchildren. He has pastored in various places as a youth pastor in southern Ontario, lead pastored in Bolton for 15 years, and recently served as the pastoral care pastor in Sudbury.

Kevin graduated from Eastern Pentecostal Bible College in Peterborough. He loves to spend time with his children and grandchildren who all live in southern Ontario.

Leanne Parks

First Impressions & Community Engagement Director

Leanne is married to Kevin and they have 4 adult children and 7 grandchildren. She has worked alongside Kevin in ministry since 1984. Most recently she was on staff in Sudbury for 7 years overseeing their Connections Ministry.

One of Leanne’s greatest joys is to see new people walk in the doors of the church and feel welcomed and at home. When this happens, it gives people the opportunity to grow in their faith, and to find community and support. To recharge and relax Leanne loves to first, spend time with her husband, kids and grandkids, and then, when possible, she enjoys going somewhere warm with palm trees.

Niclas Idestrom

Creative Arts & IT Pastor

Niclas was born in Sweden, grew up in Kingston, Ontario, and now lives in Mississauga. He met his wife Tina on his fifth Missions trip. His daughter Annika lives at home and is pursuing Business. Niclas enjoys encouraging others to grow and use their gifts for the Lord. In his spare time, he enjoys songwriting, travel, golf, and celebrating Swedish Cultural traditions with family.

Mark Manalo

Young Adult Coordinator

Mark was born and raised in Mississauga. He received his Bachelor of Arts Honours Degree and Bachelor of Education Degree from York University and is currently continuing his education at Masters College and Seminary. He has a passion for young adults ministry and is excited to cultivate an environment where young adults can both meet with God and with each other.

Hiba Majeed

Hiba Majeed

Church Administrator & Assistant to Lead Pastor

Hiba is married to Dhiyaa and she has one daughter Mirna. Hiba has studied Business Administration in Canada and she has a Certificate in ministry from Arab Baptist Theological Seminary. She has a passion to see more people coming close to God, and she is dedicated to serve God. Hiba enjoys singing, listening to music and reading books. Outside of work Hiba loves spending time with family, hanging out with her daughter, and nature.

John Sully

John Sully

Business Administrator

John is married to Nancy and they have three adult children and two grandchildren. John is a CPA with over 35 years experience. His focus is primarily family run entrepreneurial businesses, personal tax and consulting with non-profit and charitable organizations. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Open Door, the DAM and Trust 15 Community Support Organization. In his spare time he loves to spend time with his family, hanging out with his grandchildren and his dog Sadie and granddog Denny.

Hetti Perera

Hetti Perera

Facilities Coordinator

Hetti, a graduate of Ryerson in architecture, is jack of all trades. He brings a variety of different skill sets as it related to construction projects and building maintenance. He now brings that experience with him to the Heartland team. If you see a facility related need or opportunity, he’s your guy! Hetti is married to Anne and they have two children.

Interested in becoming part of our team?

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