Luvi Avendano

Director of Worship and Music Arts

Luvi was born and raised in a family active in the Methodist Church in Mexico and graduated from Kofa High School in Yuma, AZ. Luvi received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Redlands – his bachelor’s in vocal performance and his master’s in choral conducting and vocal performance. While at Redlands, Luvi was Youth Director at the Redlands First United Methodist Church and Choir Director at Rialto United Methodist Church and Redlands First Presbyterian Church. Luvi is currently enrolled in a doctorate degree program in vocal performance at the University of California, Santa Barbara and is conductor of the Women’s Ensemble at the university. His parents and sister live in Arizona and his brother is a minister for the United Methodist Church of Mexico. As for hobbies, “I love a good performance of opera; I love the arts; and I am an avid soccer player,” he replied.

  • Email: luviavendano@cam-umc.org
  • Phone: 805-491-1025
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