meet our team:

Program Staff

Meet our staff who lead ministries across our campus and community

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Rev. Dr. Tres Adams

Pastor

tresadams@tupc.org

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Rev. Les Malakian

Parish Pastor

lesnleslie@gmail.com

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Becky Pombo

Minister to Children

beckypombo@gmail.com

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Destiny Robles

Director of Youth Ministry

drobles@tupc.org

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Matthew Little

Organist / Music Director

Church Staff

Meet our staff who help make the ministries on campus happen

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Cindy Zellman

Business Administrator

czellman@tupc.org

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Denarly Reyes

Audio Visual Technician

dreyes@tupc.org

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Trevor Stroud

Sexton

trevorsr66@yahoo.com

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Lisa Traughber

Administrative Assistant - Publications

lisabell@tupc.org

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Monique Bucknell

Administrative Assistant - Receptionist

mbucknell@tupc.org

Lisa Traughber

Graphic Artist

lisabell@tupc.org

Elders and Deacons

Meet our leadership team of elders and deacons

​ELDERS

The Elders are given authority and responsibility, along with pastors, to oversee the spiritual health of the congregation as well as the congregation’s faithfulness to God’s mission. Elders shall be elected by the congregation. (ECO Polity, 2.02 The Ministry of Elders).

 

The current elders of TUPC and their area of oversight are listed below.

CLASS OF 2021
Rick Crabtree

Debbie George

Don Jepson

Terri McNabb

CLASS OF 2022

Tony Ott

Kadyn Sutherlin
Burt Vasche

David Zellman

CLASS OF 2023

Julie Anderson
Peggy Long-Prevette

Bob McGrew

If you wish to contact an individual elder regarding a concern, please contact the church office.

​DEACONS

 

Ordinarily, the biblical office of deacon shall be utilized by the congregation. Deacons lead ministries that nurture fellowship and caregiving within and beyond the congregation. Deacons may also be asked to preach and teach. The congregation shall determine the manner in which they are selected for service. The session shall oversee and direct the ministry of the deacons. (ECO Polity, 2.03 The Ministry of Deacons)

 

The current Deacons are:

 

Class of 2021

Leanne Donahue

Judy Glaister

Sam Graham

Claire Graham

Chris Ott

Patti Reed

Abel Tagre

Terrie Tagre
Margaret Wolfe

Class of 2022
Diana Beal

Liz Benson
Esther Bradfield
Jeanine Monteith

Julia Swager
David Wolff
Vicky Wolff

Class of 2023
Kay Fether

Merilyn Lewis

Alan Reynolds

Patricia Reynolds

Marilyn Schindler

Sookie Smith

Lynda Venturini

Jenny Willmarth