San Diego First Church
Selden Dee Kelley III
Education: B.S. in Psychology, M.A. in Religion, M.S. in Psychology, M.B.A. in Business Administration, Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
Favorite Music Choice: Vocal jazz
Favorite Conversation Topic: My wife and two daughters
Random Fact About Yourself: "I make a great M&M/Butterfinger Blizzard"
Hobbies/Special Interests: Sailing, croquet, dreams
Education: BA Liberal Studies, Minor in Spanish – PLNU, Multiple Subject Teaching Credential - SDSU, MA Theology – PLNU, MA Nonprofit Leadership & Management - USD
Favorite Music Choice: (In order of importance…) Funk, Folk, Salsa
Hobbies: story-telling, border issues, cooking without recipes, planning and hosting ridiculous theme parties, long conversations (preferably with coffee nearby), thrift-store shopping
Quote: “It isn’t the great big pleasures that count the most; it’s making a great deal out of the little ones.” – Jean Webster
Pastor - Sr. high Youth
Director of Children's Ministries
Education: B.A. in Liberal Studies from PLNU.
Favorite Bible Verse: John 3:16
Music of Choice: Children's music...that is what my family would say because that's ALL I LISTEN TO!
Hobbies: Walking, theater, Padres, vollyball, cooking and more!
Children's Ministries Assistant
Education: B.S.N. in Nursing from PLNU '13
Hometown: Murrieta, CA
Favorite bible verse: "Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." Joshua 1:9
Hobbies: Soccer, Swimming, Biking, Walking with Shelle, Crafting, Watching Baseball Games, and Holding Babies.
Mid-High Youth Pastor
Director of Worship - New Celebration Service
Director of Worship - Classic Service
Education: B.A. in Music at PLNU, M. Mus. in Piano Performance at University of Missouri Conservatory of Music, D.M.A. in Piano Performance at USC.
Favorite Movie: Star Wars
Favorite Bible Verse: Joshua 1:8
Favorite Music Choice: "non-country"
Random Fact About Yourself: "I have a talent for gargling"
Receptionist and Office Manager
Education: B.A./Elementary Ed – MNU – Olathe, KS
MS/Curriculum & Supervision – Emporia State University – Emporia, KS
Motto: Live in Joy (Isaiah 55:11-12 NLT)
Music: Jazz….and new Country
Interests: walking Yorkies/crafting jewelry/reading
Fave Quote: “Breathe blue skies in…and grey skies out.”
--Sierra Erickson, age 6
Bookkeeper & Wedding Coordinator
Education: B.A. in Liberal Studies, Certificate in Computer Science from PLNC
Hometown: grew up in Bend, OR
Favorite movie: "Ground Hog Day"
Favorite Bible verse: "The Lord your God is living among you. He is a mighty Savior." Zeph. 3:17
Favorite quote: (on parenting) "You don't have to want to--to get to." -hp hills
Favorite music choice: The ColdSuns, featuring Haplin and Dakota Hills
Favorite conversation topic: marriage and parenting
Random fact about yourself: I did a loop and barrel roll in a Navy T-34 plane one time.
Hobbies/Special Interest: I love to Aunt-Nanny!
Assistant in Administration
Education: B.A. Christian Ministry, Youth Ministry Minor, PLNU
Hometown: Dodge City, KS
Favorite Food: BJ's Pazookie
Favorite Music: Anything sung by Kristi Ehrlich
Most Memorable Place Traveled: Santorini, Greece
Assistant in Administration
Education: Bachelors of Art in International Studies, PLNU
Hobbies: Card games, Reading, Cooking, and Friendship-Bracelet Making
Secret Talent: Lip Synching Master
Favorite Place I've Traveled: Morocco
Favorite Book: I Like You Because