Chapter Team

Orange County

Barnabas Group Team

Managing Partner
Russ Cline

Russ has degrees in Business and Organizational Design from Azusa Pacific University and has spent the past 35 years in non-profit…

Operations Director
Lisa Franco

Lisa Franco is the Operations Director for The Barnabas Group Orange County and has been with Barnabas since 2015. She is the owner…

SWOT Team Coordinator
Alan Weisenberger

Alan launched enLumen Leadership Services in 2014 to invest in growing the next generation of marketplace and ministry leaders. During twenty years as…

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Jim West

Jim West is the Co-Founder of The Barnabas Group. He is also the Executive Director of The Pocket Testament League, a 120-year-old ministry that mobilizes and…

Bookkeeper for Partner Accounts
Suzy West

Suzy is the Bookkeeper for The Barnabas Group OC and SD chapters. Suzy is also COO/CFO for Christian Leadership Alliance

Barnabas Group Board

Board Chair Person
Alan Pott

Alan Pott is the Founder and Managing Member of Veritas Capital LLC, a distressed real estate investment and rehabilitation firm. Prior to founding Veritas, Alan spent over 20 years in the Mortgage Banking industry. He then sold his business to…

Board Member
Bruce Bartolomeo

Retiring after 30 years as a General Contractor, Bruce wasted no time answering the call to volunteer and serve as a board member and board chair of a domestic violence shelter and human trafficking…

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Board Member
Steven G. Philp

Since 2007, Steve has been Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Incast Asset Management, Inc., a $55 million manufacturer of air duct and fittings to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) industry in the western…

Managing Partner and Board Member
Russ Cline

Russ has degrees in Business and Organizational Design from Azusa Pacific University and has spent the past 35 years in non-profit…

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Board Member
Constantino (Connie) Salios

Following a successful 30-year career in the home improvement industry, Connie sold his retail sales and merchandising company in 2005. From 2007 through 2013, Connie served as the National Managing Partner…

Board Member
Holly Wylie

Currently a senior development representative for HOPE International, for the past 5 years. HOPE is a Christ-centered microenterprise development organization working to alleviate poverty…

Board Member
Jim Johnson

Jim, is a semi retired CPA with Johnson Hart & Dyson Accountancy Corp. since 1976. He is a member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in…

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Board Member
John Lind

John attended the University of Oregon, graduating with a B.S. in 1982. He has worked with ministries in various senior management roles, development and…

Board Member
Bill Erickson

Bill Erickson is Partner and Co-Founder of True USA, LLC, a Real Estate Development Company Partner specializing in…