MEET OUR TEAM

Pastors | Staff | ELDERS

JOSH HALL

SENIOR PASTOR

Josh came to Fair Oaks in 2016 as an Assistant Pastor for Teaching & Family Ministries and became Senior Pastor in 2018.  Josh has a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from UC Berkeley, a Masters in Counseling Psychology from Western Seminary,  a Masters of Divinity from Bethel Seminary and years of experience pastoring in other churches throughout California.

jhall@fairoaks.church
916-967-4784 X837

Tim Dakin

Associate Teaching Pastor
Tim has been on the team since 1988. He has a Masters in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, a Masters in Educational Psychology and is also a licensed MFT.
cgraves@fairoaks.church
916-967-4784 X825

Cliff graves

Pastor of Congregational Care
Cliff has a Doctor of Ministry, Masters of Divinity from Fuller Seminary and is a licensed MFT. He has been caring for our church family since 2009, making hospital visits, and facilitating memorial services.
ceatough@fairoaks.church
916-967-4784 X823

Chris eatough

Pastor of Families & Groups
Ordained as an EPC Pastor in 2017, Chris oversees Kids, Students and Groups. He has a degree in Bible and Theology and Youth Ministry from William Jessup University and a Masters of Divinity from Western Theological Seminary.
Lbalbi@fairoaks.church
916-967-4784 X830

Lauri Balbi

Missions Director
Lauri has been part of the missions team for many faithful years, coordinating short-term team trips, fundraising and other outreach projects. She maintains relationships with missionaries and ministry partners we support around the world!
mbrady@fairoaks.church 916-967-4784 X814

megan brady

Kids Ministry Director
On our staff for 20+ years, Megan oversees all of Kids Ministry Sunday and mid-week programs and events! She has a B.A. in Child Development, a Teaching Credential, and a Masters in Education.
jbenton@fairoaks.church 916-967-4784 X839

jessica benton

Middle School Director
Since 2018, Jessica oversees 6th-8th grade students, coordinating events, teaching students, and empowering volunteer leaders, while cultivating a healthy environment for pre-teens to grow in community and faith.
jake@fairoaks.church 
916-967-4784 X836

jake bartkovsky

High School Director
Jake joined our team in 2018 after years of youth ministry experience at other churches in the area. He facilitates programs and events for high school students, and regularly teaches relevant messages that challenge teens to grow in faith.
rscott@fairoaks.church
916-967-4784 X844

renn scott

Communications Director
Renn oversees church-wide communications, including publicity, media and graphics. She also helps coordinate volunteer teams for Sunday worship services. 

OUR ELDERs

Part of being Presbyterian means our pastors and staff work collaboratively with our elders, a group of godly
men and women elected by our congregation. They serve on Session to lead and help govern the church body.

JIM CLIFTON

Worship
worship@fairoaks.church

David Sepe

Congregational Care
care@fairoaks.church

JESSE HUFf

Finance
finance@fairoaks.church

ANDY ROBERTSON

Worship
worship@fairoaks.church

CHRIS LARSEN

Personnel
personnel@fairoaks.church

RON RIVETT

Missions
missionsoutreach@fairoaks.church

KRISSY JOHNSON

Kids Ministry
kids@fairoaks.church

ROB RIVETT

Personnel
personnel@fairoaks.church

JACK MCGURK

Buildings & Grounds
BandG@fairoaks.church

ASHLEY FRANKE

Youth Ministry
youth@fairoaks.church

DARYLE WALTER

Finance
finance@fairoaks.church