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Non-Officer Board Director Bios

Cyle Eldred

  • Board Director (2010-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH since 2001.
  • Three short-term mission trips to Honduras since 2008 when we took our teenage children. ‘Lead’ two other groups down since then.
  • Member at Tempe Church of Christ, Tempe, AZ

Erica Estrada

  • Board Director (2007-Present)
  • Supporter of  LHBH since inception
  • Have travelled to Honduras too many times to count!
  • Missionary since 1994 to Mision Del Caribe in Trujillo, Honduras.   1998, “Look Who’s Talking in Gatchina, Russia.   1995, City of Children, Ensenada Mexico. Was present when LHBH picked up Joseito!
  • I have been teaching for 16 years in Public schools in East Los Angeles. Volunteer as Sunday school teacher, girl scout troop, afterschool club.
  • Member at Inland Valley Church of Christ, Ontario, CA

Jim Fennell

  • Board Director (2014-Present)
  • Contributor since inception.
  • Short term trips to Honduras in 2014.
  • Member at Caldwell Church of Christ, Caldwell, ID

Wendy Goodyear

  • LHBH Board Treasurer (2012-Present)
  • Board Director (2010-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH since 2002.
  • Short term mission trips to Honduras: 2002, 2006, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2015 (planning also for 2017)
  • Graduate of Harding University; volunteered as an advocate for sexual assault victims for 15+ years in Multnomah County, Oregon; volunteered as part of the teen staff at the Southwest Church of Christ for 17 years.
  • Member at Southwest Church of Christ, Tigard, OR

Marlene Kelley

  • Board Director (2013-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH since inception.
  • Short term mission trip to Honduras in 2012.
  • Mission Committee member for 25 years; Let’s Start Talking in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and 5 other trips to Argentina and Brazil supporting our son on the mission field.
  • Harding University graduate, part time Instructional Assistant for Beaverton School district for 15 years.
  • Member at Southwest Church of Christ, Tigard, OR

BJ Mills

  • Board Director (2016-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH
  • Short term mission trips to Honduras in 2015 & 2017
  • Graduate of University of Southern California
  • Senior Associate & Owner at Point B, Inc.
  • Member at Southwest Church of Christ, Tigard, OR

Gary Strealy

  • LHBH Board Chairman (2012-2015)
  • Board Director (2010-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH since 2006
  • Short term mission trips to LHBH: one in 2006 and two additional trips in 2010.  The first two were with Southwest Church of Christ (Tigard, Or.) and the last researching for a possible long-term mission involvement.
  • Other mission work includes started the Chapultepec congregation in 2007 (Inglesia de Cristo, Chapultepec, Ensenada, Baja California) under the leadership and guidance of the Southwest Church of Christ mission committee. Also, former elder at the SW Church of Christ for 18 years.
  • Member at Athey Creek Christian Fellowship, Wilsonville, OR

Shannon Vielmette

  • Board Director (2012-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH since 2001.
  • Short-term mission trips to Honduras in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
  • Member of Southwest Church of Christ, Tigard, OR

Katie Wilson

  • Board Director (2015-Present)
  • Supporter of LHBH since 2007
  • Short term mission trips to Honduras in 2007, 2012, 2014, and 2015.
  • Member at Shiloh Road Church of Christ, Tyler TX

Mark Young

  • LHBH Executive Director (2010-2016)
  • LHBH Donor Development Officer (2016-2017)
  • Charter Board Director (2003-Present)
  • LHBH Board Chair (2003-2009)
  • Co-founder of LHBH in 2000.
  • Mission Trips to Honduras every year since 1995.  Lived in Honduras from 2002-2006.
  • Founded mission with his wife in 2000 after visiting Honduras on short-term mission trip for 5 years.  Mark’s roles with the mission have included daily worker in many areas.
  • As executive director, Mark helped with public and church relations; hospitality, marketing and fund raising.
  • Member at Vancouver Church of Christ, Vancouver, WA