- Tom PenningtonPreaching Pastor
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 (B.A.), Western Seminary (M.A.), and The Master's Seminary (D.Min). Tom and Tami have three school age children and have both served in various ministry roles.
- Denise TurnerFront Office
Denise and her husband David began attending GBF in 1985. She joined the office administrative staff in 1998 serving primarily in the front office and also assists in the Children’s Ministry. They have a son and daughter who reside in Albany. Denise enjoys spending time with her family, enjoys various hobbies and is a big fan of baseball.