Chairman – Steve Salsberry
Pastor Steve is a pastor for the Payson/Gilbert Adventist Churches and currently the AZ Camp Meeting Superintendent. In his 35 years as a pastor, he has been project manager for several mission trips including his last one in which they took 90 people from the Camelback Adventist church to Honduras. While in Honduras, the Lord bless and they were able to purchase 5 acres of land and build 10 classrooms for an elementary school in Olanchito, Honduras. Pastor Steve has a passion for reaching the community and hopes that AZ Sonshine can reach souls for the Kingdom.
Vice Chair, Treasurer, General Counsel – Russell Duerksen
Russell Duerksen has practiced law in the Yavapai County area for 30 years. He believes that law is his calling, and has a passion for serving the underserved, both medically and legally. He has been named Yavapai County’s “Pro Bono Attorney of the Year” on 2 occasions and currently serves as the District 4 member, on the Yavapai County Board of Health.
Spiritual Guidance – Pastor Tony Jasper
Pastor Tony is currently serving as pastor for the Prescott and Dewey-Humboldt Seventh-day Adventist Churches. He has 18 years of pastoral ministry experience and ten years teaching all ages. He’s spent ten years on mission trips; he has helped organize many local community service projects for youth and young adult involvement. It is his prayer that Arizona SonShine will be a blessing to those served as well as those serving and will ultimately glorify our Father in Heaven.
Member– Randy Fields
Randy Fields is the Head Elder at Desert Cove SDA Church in El Mirage, AZ. He helps pastor that church and the Buckeye SDA Church in Buckeye, AZ. He is a Commercial Real Estate agent and is a member of the Property Acquisitions & Development Committee at the Arizona Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. He has a burning desire to reach youth for Jesus and has been teaching Go-Kart racing at Summer Camp at Camp Yavapines in Prescott, AZ for 10+ years during which time he has seen numerous youth commit their lives to Jesus.