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Our Pastoral Staff

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pastor Neil Church, Associate Pastor of Music Ministries

 Pastor Neil Church, born and raised in Washington State, has been a committed member and leader at PVBC since November of 1975. In pursuing Gods call over his life, Neil attended Seattle Pacific University where he received his undergraduate studies in music then received his Master of Church Music and Master of Religious Education at Golden Gate Seminary. He began his journey at PVBC by serving as a part-time director of music and youth, following that he became full-time minister of music and education which eventually led to him being ordained and took on the role of associate pastor! After serving diligently for many years, Pastor Neil is now semi-retired, but still serves in planning worship and other music events at PVBC. If he’s not planning for a worship service, then you may find him playing golf or traveling!

 

 

Pastor Steve Moulyn, Associate Pastor of Youth Ministries 

Pastor Steve, raised in central valley of California for most of his younger years, moved to Petaluma in 1973 and never left. Steve has been with PVBC since 2005. He attended Golden Gate Seminary in pursuit of a Masters of Theology. He was ordained in September of 2006 at PVBC. Steve has been married to his wonderful wife Crissie for the past 43 years! She has been the best helpmate to him and he couldn’t ask for a better partner in life! They have four lovely children who are now raising families of their own! Steve and Crissie have five beautiful grandchildren, three boys who are full of energy and two granddaughters who are creative and sweet. Steve and Crissie say that they are “Wonderful gifts from God.” Steve has a special place in his heart for youth and young adults. He has ministered to this age group for over forty years. Steve believes God has called him to reach out to the lost despite their age. There is nothing he enjoys more than to share God’s great love and grace with others. If you don’t find Steve leading with the youth and young adults, then you can find him gardening with Crissie, playing with his grandkids, or fishing. All with a good cup of coffee in his hand!

 

Garrett Martin, Worship Leader & Michelle Martin, PVBC Kids Director

Garrett and Michelle Martin, born and raised here in Petaluma, have been married for almost 15 years. Their sweet love story started right here in youth group 20 years ago! Garrett and Michelle both attended Sonoma State University. Garrett received his BA in Psychology and Michelle received her BA and multiple subject credential. They have three beautiful, spunky children – Isaac, Benny, and Gracie.

Garrett’s calling is expressing God’s truths and love through music and has lead people in worship for almost 20 years. If you don’t find Garrett helping lead worship, then you can find him playing guitar, wrestling his kids, playing disc golf, or trying new recipes!

Michelle’s calling is to partner with kids and their families to help guide hearts toward Christ. She worked as a preschool and Elementary school teacher for 10 years before having children and has been leading PVBKids for the past 6 years.  If you can’t find Michelle running the kids department, then you can find her doing something crafty, having a dance party with her kiddos, or somewhere outdoors!

They love serving the Lord as a family!

 

Jessica Huskey, PVBC Bookkeeper 

Jessica Huskey, born and raised in Ukiah, CA, has been with PVBC since September of 2017! God has given her the gift and call of working well with people and numbers. She received her BA here in California from Azusa Pacific University. Jessica is happily married with three beautiful children and when she isn’t working with people and numbers, you may find her on a hike with her family or searching for the best blueberry muffins!

 

Alondra Sanchez, Office Assistant

Alondra Sanchez has been with PVBC since December of 2018. When Alondra was still a little girl God gave her the heart to become an elementary school teacher. She is currently a college student working toward achieving what God has called her to do. She has a heart for children around the world and hopes that one day, God would send her to other areas of the world to help students learn where they may not be able. If she’s not helping out in the office, you may find her nestled up with a good book and hot tea.