Ventura County Chapter Leadership Team
Local Director - Olu Adefope
Olu and Deanna have been happily married for over 6 years. They are both involved in the CEF® ministry. Olu’s goal is to facilitate a healthy relationship between CEF® and its local community. He will be working alongside the volunteers, churches, and committee members to help cultivate a thriving ministry. Olu has been involved in different aspects of ministry for many years from speaking, mentoring, praise team, training, and teaching Bible lessons to children. Olu has been an active volunteer with CEF® for about 10 years. He is also an Associate Pastor for children and youth at a church in his local community.
If you want to know how you or your church can get involved with CEF® Ventura County Chapter, please email Olu at [email protected] or call / text (323) 209-9879.
Dan S., - Chairperson
Please click on the underlined CEF® "Statement of Faith" and then pray about joining this growing and developing ministry to reach children for Christ! If you are interested in attending one of the CEF® Monthly Committee meetings so that you can find out if God may be calling you to become part of the oversight of this vital ministry leave a message on the Contact Page.
Carole K., - Vice Chairperson/Secretary
The CEF® Ventura County Committee (together with chapters all over the world) strives to "provide vision and leadership to the ministry in areas of finance, ministry programs, staffing and governance and to ensure that the ministry is spiritually strong before God and legally strong" in our community.
Bill S., - Treasurer
Larry and Maria P., - Members
Having served in various church ministries over the years, Larry and Maria Parker most recently have been involved as volunteers in Good News Clubs in Camarillo — Maria for 9 years, Larry for two. With humble hearts and a desire to reach children for Christ, they have responded to the Lord’s call to serve as members of the CEF Ventura County Committee.
Rachel G., - Prayer Warror Leader/Member
Rachel has been a part of the CEF family for many years. She is one of the first people to start Good News Club in Ventura County. Rachel has a passion to reach both children and adults with the gospel and she is our Prayer Warror Leader.
Deacon Harold S., - Member
Deacon Harold Sanders Sr., leads and serves in different ministries. His niece who attended the Pleasant Valley school invited him to serve as a volunteer in the Good News Club and to Host a 5 Day Summer Club over seven years ago and he is still hosting a club to this day. He resides as a CEF Board Member, who loves God and loves his Neighbors in Christ Jesus Holy Name, Amen.