Acts 14: 23  Paul and Barnabas appointed elders for them in each church and, with prayer and fasting, committed them to the Lord in whom they had put their trust.
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 Larry Belau:  Larry was born and raised in Dinuba, California.  Larry taught instrumental music for 36 years, mostly for the Kingsburg Elementary Schools. Larry is now retired from teaching, but plays woodwind instruments.  He is principal Oboe in the Tulare County Symphony based in Visalia, California.  Residing in Kingsburg, Larry became a member of the Fowler Presbyterian Church after his wife, Andrea, became the Organist. The Belau’s have three children and four grandsons.  They have been active in the life of the church for about 15 years. 
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David Blayney:  As a young boy, Dave was fascinated by NASA and the space program.  He played football for Fowler High School.  He and his wife Peggy have two children, Allyson and John.  David works on the Blayney family farm. In addition to his Elder responsibilities, Dave is a member of the church choir.
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 John Cruz:  John was born in Brooklyn, New York but was raised in Wilmington, California.   John was an educator for 38 years, serving as Superintendent of Fowler Unified School District for sixteen years before retiring in 2010. John now serves as an educational consultant.  He and his wife, Pat, have 3 children and 3 grandchildren. In addition to Elder responsibilities, John sings in the church choir.  He and his wife have been members of the Fowler Presbyterian Church since 1998. 
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Mindy Dixon:  Mindy and her husband, Wayne, have attended the Fowler Presbyterian Church for more than 20 years and have been members for the last 18 years.  Mindy has enjoyed being part of the choir all these years.  She and Wayne have three college-age children who love the college group.  Mindy has had the privilege of serving on the session for the last four years.  Mindy is a part-time Math teacher at Glacier High Charter in Kingsburg.  She has also enjoyed helping with children’s church for the last 18 years.
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Steve Dondlinger:  Steve has been a member of the Fowler Presbyterian Church since 1997. He has lived in Fowler since 1967.   Steve is currently employed by Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Capital Projects Facility Construction Services.  He has served on the Property and Finance Committee for over 15 years and is currently serving a third term as Elder.  He and his wife, Suzie, have two grown children–Delise and Nico, who grew up in the Fowler Presbyterian Church. 
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Kevin Johansen:  Kevin has been attending Fowler Presbyterian Church since he married his wife Debbie in 1989.  He and Debbie have two sons-Brandon who will graduate from Arizona State University this year and Jeremy who will graduate from Fowler High School in June.  Professionally, Kevin is a registered Civil Engineer specializing in agricultural water resources. Kevin has been an elder for 8 years and also helps the church as sound technician during the Sunday worship service.
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Dan King:  Dan has been a member of the Fowler Presbyterian Church for 40 plus years. He has also been a raisin grape farmer for about as long.  Dan has served on the Property and Finance Committee and the Personnel Committee. He and his wife, Cindy, also assist in the kitchen for church functions and Kids Club.
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Dee Ribarich:  Dee has been a member of the Fowler Presbyterian Church for the past 31 years. She is a retired teacher who still enjoys working with kids in the Kid’s Club program during the school year and Gear Up in the summer. Dee is also involved in the Women’s Bible Study and yearly retreats.  Dee is a member of the church choir.  Dee and her husband, Rich, have two children who live in Seattle. Dee is currently in her second term as an elder.