Elders

Our elder board is a plurality of servant leaders who meet the qualifications specified in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9. Our pastors are accountable to the elder board.

Mike Nimon

Chairman of the Elder Board

Mike has attended Riverpark for 21 years and has served on the Elder Council for eight years. He also currently serves in the High School Ministry and with the Samaria/Local Outreach Ministry. Mike has been married to Kathy for 34 years and they have two adult children, Sherilee and Brandon.

 

Glenn Fujihara

Glenn has attended Riverpark for 28 years and has served on the Elder Council for 21. As an elder Glenn currently oversees Missions, Adult Flock Curriculum, and is Treasurer over Finances. He also serves as an Adult Flock Teacher and Growth Group Leader. Glenn has been married to Maryann for 29 years and they have three adult children, Julie, April, and David.         

 

 

 

Stan Harbour

Stan has attended Riverpark for 12 years and has served on the Elder Council for eight years. As an elder Stan serves as Vice Chairman, is on the Finance Committee  and is the elder liaison for the Women's Ministries, Deacon Council, and Young Adults. Stan has been married to Carole for 34 years and they have four adult children, Leslie, Michelle, Kellie, and Scott.

 

Darryl Hein

Darryl has attended Riverpark for over 30 years serving as an Elder and Deacon at various times, as well as being on the Missions and Local Outreach Committees. He is currently serving as Secretary of the Elder Board. Darryl has been married to Michelle for 33 years and they have  two adult children, Danielle and Andrew.

 

Ron Ramos

Ron has attended Riverpark for 20 years and has served on the Elder Council for three years. As an elder he currently oversees Children's Ministries and Facilities Maintenance. He recently "retired" after serving for many years in the High School Ministry. Ron has been married to Janine for 29 years and they have two adult children, Lindsay and Molly.

Mike Carter

Mike has attended Riverpark for 13 years and is in his second year serving on the Elder Council. He currently oversees the Communications Committee, serves on the Finance Committee, and has taught Elementary Sunday School classes for eight years. Mike has been married to Susie for 19 years and they have three children, Zachary, Rachel, and Luke.

Ken Skinner

Ken has attended Riverpark for five years and became an Elder this year. He currently serves as an Usher and teaches in the Flock Classes. Ken has been married to Gracie for 50 years and they have two adult children, Kendra and Mark.

Lyndel Moe

Lyndel has attended Riverpark almost ten years and this is his first year on the Elder Council. He is currently a Flock Teacher, and helped start and lead the Relevant Flock Class. Lyndel has been married to Carrie for 31 years and they have three adult children, Darren, Amber, and Justin.

Jerry Unruh

Jerry has attended Riverpark for 12 years and has served for six years on the Elder Council. He serves on the Ministry Finance Team and is an adult Flock teacher. He has been married to Rachel for 40 years and they have three adult children. 

Aaron Pankratz

Aaron has attended Riverpark since 2005, and this is his first term serving on the Elder Council. He will oversee Children’s Ministry and Adult Christian Education. He also serves as leader of a small group bible study for married couples, a men's bible study leader, and has been a teacher in VBS. Aaron has been married to Jeanette for 14 years and they have five children, Jonah, Zachary, Lucas, Elaina, and Adam.