About Kids Club Consultants
Kids Club Consultants Inc. is a religious non-profit 501(c)(3) that assists local churches to provide a free after school Kids Club on local public school campuses. Kids Club Consultants provides initial and ongoing training, weekly lesson plans, continual advice and support for churches and Kids Club Teams. Kids Club Consultants also provides a network of churches that has helped meet some of the needs of the students, families, and schools. There are Kids Clubs in Santa Clara, Alameda, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties.
About the Kids Club Consultants Staff
Bev has a background in business and has a variety of experience working with children. She started her first Kids Club 16 years ago when her children were in elementary school. Since 2004, she has helped churches start Kids Clubs. In 2005 she founded Kids Club Consultants Inc.
Doug Millsap is the Sacramento Regional Director of Kids Club, and is in the development phase of establishing clubs in this territory. He has been involved with Kids Club since 2007 in a variety of roles including teacher, facilitator and small group leader. Doug served in his church as an Elder, and in the children's and young adults ministries.
Pastor Chris is our consultant in Washington State. He has pastored and planted three churches in the past 35 years and is planting his fourth church in the Tacoma WA area. He became involved with Kids Club Consultants in 2015 through the starting and leading of a Kids Club while pastoring in Oakley CA. He is anxious to start Kids Clubs throughout the SeaTac area.
While he was a student at SJSU Anibal Astorga worked with CRU to reach out to Latino students. He is involved with an outreach to a local neighborhood. Anibal completed a certificate program from Impact School of Ministry, and is a licensed pastor. Anibal works with middle school X Clubs and is our Club Development Specialist, working with pastors to start clubs.
Janet has served as Director of Children's Ministries in two churches and has worked in the front office at two elementary schools. She became a Regional Consultant in 2014.
Vonnie Carlsen has been involved in ministry at St. Philip Lutheran Dublin, CA for 23 years. She served as a Stephen Ministry Leader, Strength Finders Course Leader, Vision Training Team, Choir member, Congregational President, and most recently, is serving on the Outreach Team at St. Philip. She is the Team Facilitator of two Kids Clubs sponsored by St. Philip. As a consultant, Vonnie is to promoting Kids Clubs to churches in the CNH Lutheran District and the East Bay Area.
Margaret has been an elementary school teacher and has been involved in a local outreach to the Farm Drive Apartments for 17 years. She has been a teacher and a small group leader at Kids Club for the last 5 years, and a Kids Club Consultant for the last two years.
Deanna is our Consultant for the Sacramento area. She has been involved with Kids Club since 2006, serving as a small group leader and facilitator. Deanna was a 5th-6th grade Sunday School Teacher and led the Young Adults Ministries at her church.
Jan Rose comes to Kids Club Consultants with years of experience working with children through her church. She was introduced to the Kids Club ministry through serving as a small group leader at the Kids Club at Willow Glen Elementary. She began working with Kids Club Consultants in 2010.
Terry has worked in Children's Ministry at Calvary Chapel for 17 years, 1 1/2 of those years as Director. She also worked 7 years as a Special Ed Asst. at Laurelwood School. She has been involved with Kids Club since Fall '09, and is a Team Facilitator for '09-'10.
Rebecca joined the Kids Club Consultants as Office Administrator the summer of 2015. She is currently studying for her Business Administration degree from William Jessup University.