Meet Our Pastors
Henry’s from Petaluma originally enjoyed 9 years prior to moving to Chico as a pastor at Burlingame Presbyterian Church in the Bay Area and lived for 7 years in suburbs of New York City in New Jersey. His joy apart from Christ is his three children (Hartley – age 6, Hayden – 4 and Madeline-2), and he enjoys coffee, ice cream covered in whipped cream, running, reading, playing guitar and keeping up with the latest blockbuster films at the cinema!
Associate Pastor Young Adults and Family Ministries
Brian has been with Bidwell Pres since July 2008. He is the Associate Pastor for Young Adults and Family Ministries. Brian and his wife Angie have three children, Nate, Ella and Sam. Brian loves to be outdoors hiking, biking, climbing and swimming in Bidwell Park or in the mountains every chance he gets. Brian has been involved in Full-time ministry for more than 20 years.
Associate Pastor Congregational Care and Women’s Ministries
Shannon has been with Bidwell Presbyterian Church since August 2011, after graduating from Princeton Theological Seminary. She is the Associate Pastor for Congregational Care and Women’s Ministries. Shannon responded to her call from God after having had two previous careers, living in New York City and Chicago.
Director of Adult Discipleship
Allen is a semi-retired Pastor who serves as Director of Adult Discipleship, and has a Doctor of Ministry degree with special focus on renewal through adult Biblical studies. He and his wife, Jessie, like to eat seafood at Red Lobster. Allen likes it here because of the wonderful community, people and congregation!