Pastor Gary is a family man married to his wife since 2000, they have a son and a daughter. He started vocational ministry in 1998 as a youth pastor in his home church located in Chula Vista, CA. Pastor Gary has filled various ministry roles as college/career pastor and associate pastor and has ministered to all age groups. His education includes a Bachelor of Business Management (SDSU), a Master of Religious Studies (Southern California Seminary), a Master of Divinity (The Master's Seminary), and a Doctorate of Ministry (Talbot/BIOLA). He preaches expositionally through books of the Bible, is very involved in the community through various roles, and enjoys discipling/ministering to the people of this church. Pastor Gary loves living in Colfax, you may see him kayaking on Rollins Lake or Rockhounding at the rivers or streams.