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.

Boyd Cline

Chairman of the Elder Board

Boyd has attended Riverpark Bible Church for 16 years and has been on the Elder Board in the past. Boyd has also served as a Flock leader, and he and his wife Linne also shepherd a small group Bible study meeting in members' homes. Boyd and Linne have been married 53 years and have four adult sons.

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.

Dave McEntee

Dave is a graduate of Fresno State University (Bachelor of Science—1968). He taught Chemistry and Physics for forty years in both public and Christian schools, retiring in 2011. He has served the Lord as a lay person in various capacities over the years, including a thirteen year period as an elder and the treasurer for the church. Dave has recently transitioned from a 3 year term as the interim office administrator at Riverpark Bible, to go back to serving on the elder board and as the church treasurer. He and his wife Eunie were married in 1970 and are proud parents of three adult sons.

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.

Mike Nimon

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.  

Cory Bell

Cory has attended Riverpark for 10 years. He is currently involved in the Koinonia Flock and serves in the Jr. High ministry. Cory has been married to Kimberly for 22 years and counts himself blessed to be raising three teenage children, Kylie, Braden, and Landon.

Larry Thompson

Larry has attended Riverpark for the past 19 years. In addition to being an Elder, he is on the board of Fresno Christian School. He and his wife Peggy have been married for 48 years and have two adult children, Tricia and Craig.

David Pipes

David has been a member of Riverpark for five years. He has taught in Flock groups, leads a Growth Group, and is a member of the Worship Choir. He has been married to his wife Gennelle for 52 years, and they have four adult children, Gordon, Elizabeth, Gregory, and Ashleigh.

Jason Higton

Jason has attended Riverpark for 10 years. He has served in the New Life Flock, Children’s Ministries, Men in Action, and now as an Elder. He has been married to his wife Kristy for 10 years and they have three children, Jane, Kendall, and Kyle.