Denis is an Associate Pastor at Gateway Bible Church in Castro Valley. He grew up in the Bay Area and attended all Hayward schools including CalState East Bay where he graduated with B.S. in Marketing and Finance. He completed seminary at The Cornerstone Bible College and Seminary in 2017 with a Master of Divinity. Denis has been in full-time ministry for the past seven years, including five years as pastor-teacher before joining Gateway in 2022.