Rod is honored to be a part of the church’s ministry team in his home town. He and his wife, Shelly, have been married since 1984 and have 3 grown children, Seth, Kala, and Tamara. Rod earned his Bachelor’s degree in Communications from University of the Pacific and has used that degree in real estate, insurance, and partnering with his family in business. He has been blessed to grow in his faith and was called into ministry and later accepted a position at Valley Baptist Church as the Minister to Preschool. For the past 11 years he has served as the Camp Director of Jenness Park Christian Camp, owned and operated by the California Southern Baptist Convention. Family is near and dear to his heart and he looks forward to serving the church staff, their families and the families of the congregation through his life in service as the Administrator.