GBF Staff

Tom Pennington

Tom Pennington
tpennington@gbfalbany.com
 

Tom joined GBF in June of 2016 to minister as Preaching Pastor after serving for 9 years as a Portland Police Officer. Tom is veteran of the US Navy, where he met his wife Tami, and has travelled throughout southeast Asia. After leaving the Navy 2004 he began attending classes at Multnomah Bible College, then Western Seminary. Tom and Tami have three school age children and have both served in various ministry roles.

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Orin Kidd
okidd@gbfalbany.com
 

In 2005, Orin came to GBF as the Pastor of Global Outreach.  Orin and his wife, Rosa, spent 23 years in Irian Jaya, Indonesia, working in church planting and leadership development. Together they enjoy spending time with kids and grandkids. Orin enjoys hiking, biking, fishing, working in the yard and reading.

Ray Allen

Ray Allen
rallen@gbfalbany.com

Already a member of the GBF congregation, Ray joined the pastoral staff in 2009, serving in organization, management, and teaching ministries. Previously Ray spent 20+ years in Christian School Administration. He and his wife Ede have one daughter, who resides in Phoenix AZ. Ray likes to run six marathons each year.

Denise Turner

Denise Turner
dturner@gbfalbany.com

Denise and her husband Dave began attending GBF in 1985. She joined the office administrative staff in 1998. Serving primarily in the front office, Denise also assists in the Children’s Ministry. Denise and Dave do extensive volunteer ministry in youth leadership at GBF. They have a son and daughter. Denise enjoys spending time with her family, scrapbooking, reading, watching sports and is a fan of baseball.