Elder- Head Doug & Wendi Posey
Pastor Posey graduated from Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, CA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in biblical studies in 1976. He later earned his Master of Arts in Christian Education at Talbot School of Theology, a graduate school of Biola University in La Mirada, CA, and earned his Doctor of Ministry there. For over 14 years, Doug served as a Teaching Pastor and Pastor of Adult Discipleship at Calvary Community Church in Westlake Village, CA. His calling and passion is to help others grow in their faith and understanding of God’s Word.
Elder- Board President Jeff & Debbie Price
Jeff was born and raised in the San Fernando Valley. In the fall of 1982, he entered the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Academy, graduating in early 1983. Jeff and Debbie married in 1988, and have two adult daughters; Jenna and Nicole. Both Jeff and Debbie came to know Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior in 1994, and both were baptized soon thereafter. Jeff and Debbie have attended Living Oaks for five years. Jeff is currently the coordinator for the Living Oaks security ministry. After thirty years of service with the Sheriff’s Department, Jeff Retired at the rank of Lieutenant in December of 2012. Jeff looks forward to further serving the Lord as an elder here at Living Oaks.
Elder- Tim & Debbie Carpenter
Both Tim & Debbie were fortunate to have been raised in strong, God-honoring Christian homes. After graduating from BIOLA, Tim entered the field of education in the Conejo Valley and had an impact for 40 years. With an appreciation for the ministry of LOC and its impact in the community, Tim believes that through the current ministries, small groups, and discipleship, LOC will have a greater impact on our community for Christ.
Elder- Chaplain Bob & Deanne Rhoads
Though born in Kansas, Bob grew up in Whittier, CA. Both he and his wife Deanne, committed their lives to Christ in Young Life, as high school students. They were high school sweethearts, and have now been married more than 40 years. Bob graduated from CLU with a teaching degree, and after serving 38 years in the Conejo Valley School District, retired in 2010. The Rhoads’ three grown children all actively serve Christ. Bob and Deanne have attended LOCC since 2006 and over the years have led several small groups. Deanne is actively involved in Wellspring Women’s Ministry. Bob has partnered with Project Love International and currently heads “iheartBukasa”, a non-profit, that works to financially support and solicit student sponsorships for the primary school in Bukasa Village, Uganda, Africa.
Elder- Greg & Vicki Gibson
Greg and Vicki have been attending LOC for the last 8 years. Greg is a small group leader, works with the Hands and Feet ministry and volunteers countless hours working with facilities on upgrades & renovations in all of the buildings. Vicki is helping with the Children’s program on Sundays and is involved in special events raising funds for fostered youth.