Leadership

Pastors  //  Staff  //  Elders

Pastors

Dale King

Lead Pastor

Dale has served as the founding pastor of Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor since 2003. He and his wife, MaryAnn live on Fox Island with their four children, Austen, Abigail, Antonio, and Aleczander. His education in ministry includes Multnomah University and a B.S. in Religion from Liberty University.

Dale grew up in the Bremerton Washington area and came to Christ through Olympic High School Young Life in 1987. He began serving as youth intern at Peninsula Bible Fellowship in 1991, eventually became the youth pastor serving until 1999, and then was youth pastor at Calvary Chapel Spokane until 2002. The King family responded to God’s call to Gig Harbor with the strong conviction to plant a church by faith with no team and no resources, relying solely on the grace and power of God. Jesus has been faithful to build His church.

Jordan Faker

Youth Pastor

Jordan and his lovely wife, Chelsey, and their daughters Jaelle and Emberly, currently reside in Gig Harbor, WA where Jordan grew up. He graduated from Tacoma Baptist High School and then went on to Calvary Chapel Bible College. There he met Chelsey and they both graduated with their associates in theology. Following Bible college, Jordan interned for the director of the conference center in Murrieta, CA for a year, and he and Chelsey married shortly thereafter. After the big day the Fakers moved to Hungary for four months to do a missions training program. Jordan is the Youth Director here at Calvary.

Grant Yarger

Worship Pastor

In January of 2017, Grant and Karista moved from San Diego, CA to join Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor. Originally from Morgan Hill, CA, Grant has been leading worship and serving in the local church for over 15 years. Apart from his love for music, his passion is to see people connect with their Creator and with each other to build the body of Christ. Grant loves all things sports, and is looking forward to enjoying the great outdoors in the PNW. Grant married his beautiful wife Karista in 2013. They now live in Port Orchard, WA.

Staff & Ministry Leaders

Michaela Wuelfing

Administrative Assistant

Michaela has lived in Gig Harbor since fall of 2017.  This is actually the second time she has lived here -- she loves it so much she had to move back!  She began attending Calvary Fellowship in April of 2018.  Michaela was born in southern California and grew up in Hawaii.  She loves art, specifically oil painting, photography, travel, music, and being on/in/near the ocean.  Michaela also loves singing on Calvary Fellowship's worship team and using her gifts to glorify God.  In addition to working for the church, Michaela is a licensed drone pilot, and owns a drone services business.

Nicole Howell

Children's Ministry

Nicole (Nikki) and her husband Dallas reside in Seabeck, WA. with their two boys, Houston & Phoenix, and 3 little piggies (1 Pug & 2 French Bulldogs). As a family they enjoy all kinds of outdoor adventures together such as diving, skiing, hiking, and camping to name a few. Prior to working along side her husband at the West Hills Auto Plex she was a stay at home mom until her boys started school. They have been honored to call Calvary Fellowship of Gig Harbor their home church since the summer of 2006. Nikki has loved being a part of the Children’s Ministry for 11+ years, hosting SUSA students in the summer and serving in any way that God leads.

Chelsey Faker

Preschool Ministry

Bio coming soon.

Scott Gordon

Men's Ministry

Scott and his wife Robin live in Gig Harbor with their 12 year old daughter, Bella. He graduated in 2000 from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and then moved to Bremerton, WA upon graduation for an engineering job a the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard. Scott and his family began attending Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor in 2008. He has thoroughly enjoyed serving as an Elder, Discipleship Group Leader, Usher, and Men’s Ministry Leader!

MaryAnn King

Women's Ministry

Bio coming soon.

Erin Peterson

Women's Ministry

Bio coming soon.

Cindy Bartel

Women's Ministry

Bio coming soon.

Elders

Dale King

Lead Pastor / Elder

Dale has served as the founding pastor of Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor since 2003. He and his wife, MaryAnn live on Fox Island with their four children, Austen, Abigail, Antonio, and Aleczander. His education in ministry includes Multnomah University and a B.S. in Religion from Liberty University.

Dale grew up in the Bremerton Washington area and came to Christ through Olympic High School Young Life in 1987. He began serving as youth intern at Peninsula Bible Fellowship in 1991, eventually became the youth pastor serving until 1999, and then was youth pastor at Calvary Chapel Spokane until 2002. The King family responded to God’s call to Gig Harbor with the strong conviction to plant a church by faith with no team and no resources, relying solely on the grace and power of God. Jesus has been faithful to build His church.

Scott Gordon

Elder

Scott and his wife Robin live in Gig Harbor with their 12 year old daughter, Bella. He graduated in 2000 from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and then moved to Bremerton, WA upon graduation for an engineering job a the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard. Scott and his family began attending Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor in 2008. He has thoroughly enjoyed serving as an Elder, Discipleship Group Leader, Usher, and Men’s Ministry Leader!

Les Fogelson

Elder

Les and his wife Linda were born and raised in eastern Washington.  Les graduated from Gonzaga University in 1983 and they moved to Port Orchard, Washington where they currently live.  They have two grown children, Brandon and Bethany, and 5 grand children, Tucker, Tyler, Hailey, Brayden, and Jordyn.  It has been their privilege to attend and serve at Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor since 2009.

Dallas Howell

Elder

Dallas and his wife Nikki reside in Seabeck, WA. with their two boys, Houston & Phoenix, and 3 little piggies (1 Pug & 2 French Bulldogs). As a family they enjoy all kinds of outdoor adventures together such as diving, skiing, hiking, and camping to name a few. Dallas works at the West Hills Auto Plex alongside his wife. They have been honored to call Calvary Fellowship Gig Harbor their home church since the summer of 2006. Dallas is passionate about ministering to the people of the Basque Country, as well as our local outreach through the Backyard Mission ministry.