Meet the Team
Founder and Director
Rene Goh is a person of prayer and a lover of God. Passionate for the name of Jesus to be lifted high, she founded The Portal House of Prayer. She is zealous about calling and training individuals to grow deeper in knowing Jesus, our Bridegroom, King and Judge. Her recent encounters with God led her to hunger for more of God’s presence and manifestation.
Rene is originally from Singapore and was trained at Fuller Theological Seminary. She is also one of the founders of HOPE Christian Fellowship in San Gabriel, CA. where she served as Associated Pastor of Prayer for 18 years. She is also an entrepreneur and a successful business owner. She loves nature where she encounters God. She enjoys hiking with her family. She is married to the love of her life and best friend for 29 years. Her husband, Michael is an engineer and a full partner in ministry. Their adult children are also partners in ministry and they enjoy serving the Lord together as a family. They reside in San Gabriel, CA.
Rosa is originally from Cuba, has been married for more than 20 years to Simon, and they have one daughter; and residing in San Gabriel. She has a BA in Psychology, and an MA in TESOL. She has worked in the area of office administration, management, finance, teaching and planning in education and service-oriented industry. Before joining Portal House of Prayer, she was actively involved in the prayer ministry at HOPE Christian Fellowship in San Gabriel. She has served in various leadership roles including international student ministry. Rosa is passionate about seeing Jesus worshiped and adored. She likes finding creative ways to grow in intimacy with Jesus. She enjoys teaching others how to connect with and hear from God. Rosa is a great teacher and communicator and is an integral part of the leadership team.
Sylvia is a native of Southern California–born and raised in Los Angeles. She resides in Los Angeles with her husband (George) and Katherine, their daughter. Sylvia is passionate about building Christian values in our younger generation and currently serving on the children ministry at Hope Christian Fellowship. She is also passionate about worship and prayer and joined Portal House of Prayer shortly after it began. Sylvia has the gift of intersession and administration and serving as an administrator and is an essential part of the leadership team.
Andrew is a native of Southern California and grew up in San Gabriel Valley. He is currently retired from the marketplace and is pursuing his love for ministry work. He is passionate about worship and prayer. He would spend hours ministering to the Lord and interceding for the community. He joined Portal House of Prayer and began serving as one of the prayer warriors.