The work of the Trustees is to give governance oversight to the mission, values, policies, programs, and resources of the University. They are Ambassadors of Fresno Pacific University who use their talents and abilities to further the university. The governance, property, affairs and business of the Corporation (Fresno Pacific University) shall be managed by the Board of Trustees.

Board Executive

Joshua Wilson

Joshua Wilson, J.D., M.A.

Board Chair
Shafter, CA
Darling & Wilson, Attorney

Royce Fast

Royce Fast

Vice Chair/Treasurer, Chair/Budget, Finance, and Facilities Committee.
Bakersfield, CA
R & G Farms, Partner

Ed Eng

Ed Eng, M.B.A.

Fresno, CA
State Center Community College District, Vice Chancellor Finance and Administration (Retired)

Will Dyck

Will Dyck, M.A.

Fresno, CA
Summa Properties, CEO

Xavier Pina

Xavier Piña, Ed.D.

Chair, Academic Committee
Hanford, CA
Armona Union Elementary School District, Superintendent

Aaron Wiens

Aaron Wiens, O.D.

Chair, Board Development and Enrollment Committees
Fresno, CA
Fogg, Maxwell, Lanier, Remington Eyecare, Doctor

Nicolas Allen

Nicolas Allen, CFP®, M.A.

Chair, Audit and Campus Life Committees
Fresno, CA
Ameriprise Financial, Financial Advisor

Ronald Smith

Ronald Smith, Ed.D.

Chair, Seminary Committee
Fresno, CA
Sterling & Smith Funeral Directors, Inc, President

Jordan Ringhofer

Jordan Ringhofer, M.A.

Kingsburg, CA
Pacific District Conference, District Minister

Larry Powell

Larry Powell, M.A.

Chair, Advancement Committee
Fresno, CA
Peoples Church, Pastor for Community Connections

Board Members

Steven Dicks

Steven Dick

Fresno, CA
Inspiration Cruises & Tours Inc, President and CEO

Jason Ekk

Jason Ekk, J.D.

Visalia, CA
Darling & Wilson, Attorney

Dennis Fast

Dennis Fast

Kingsburg, CA
Care Pastor, Hope Kingsburg Church

Arthur L. "Bud" Klassen

Reedley, CA
Klassen & Associates Insurance Services, Owner

Paul Micu

Paul Micu, M.A.

Clovis, CA
Preaching Pastor, Highview Bible Church

Linda Montemayor

Linda Montemayor, M.A.

Visalia, CA
Rocky Hill Elementary School, Principal

Linda Montemayor

Nichole Mosqueda

Clovis, CA
Camarena Health, Chief Administrative Officer

Cary Nikkel

Cary Nikkel

Bakersfield, CA
Vaquero Energy Inc., Chief Financial Officer

James Parks

James Parks, J.D.

Fresno, CA
West Fresno Christian Center, Pastor

Kelsey Penner-mattox

Kelsey Penner-Mattox, PsyD

Madera, CA
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation - Avenal State Prison, Psychologist

Garry Prieb, M.Div.

Fresno, CA
Retired FPU Staff

John Gregory Root

John Gregory Root, Ed.S

Bakersfield, CA
Bakersfield Christian High School, VP for Academic Growth

Don Warkentine

Don Warkentine, C.P.A.

Fresno, CA
Daniel, Towle & Warkentine, CPAs, Owner

Emeritus Trustees

Dale Boese
Eugene Enns
Patrick (Pat) Evans
Velma Dyck
Max Steinert
Alvin Warkentine

Recording Secretary

Gwen Burks

Gwen Burks, M.A.

Fresno, CA
Fresno Pacific University, Executive Assistant to the President

FPU Representatives to the Board

Photo of Laura Tekunoff.

Laura Tekunoff, Staff Caucus President

Staff Representative

Photo of Quentin P. Kinnison, Ph.D.

Quentin P. Kinnison, Ph.D.

Faculty Senate Chair

Veronica Mendez Garcia, Student Body President

Student Body Representative