Meet the Team

Rene Goh

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.


Sylvia Matsukawa

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 Quesada

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.