Grace Fellowship Elders

Josh Gates, Lead Pastor & Elder 

Josh was born in Hays, Kansas and grew up in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. He graduated From Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, 1996. Josh has served in ministry locally in Gridley, and Mackinaw. His wife, Penny grew up in Gridley. Penny & Josh have four children; Caden, Carson Feben, and Shamari.

Sean Allen, Associate Pastor

Sean was born in Decatur, Illinois,  lived most of his life in Normal, and now resides in Gridley. He and Heather were married in 2010, and have two children, Keira and Lily. Sean attended Greenville College as a History and Philosophy major, and then Asbury Theological Seminary in Kentucky. Sean served in ministry in Tennessee before coming to Grace Fellowship in August, 2018. 

Ron Griffith, Elder

Ron has been married since 1987 to Renee. They have a son and daughter who are both grown with children of their own. Ron has worked at Heller Ford since 1995 and is an automotive technician.

Dan Pinkham, Elder

Dan felt the call to be an elder of his church in August 2008. Married since 1990 to Sheila, they have three grown children. Dan has worked for State Farm Insurance since 1991 as a business analyst.