About Kids Club Consultants
Kids Club Consultants Inc. is a religious non-profit 501(c)(3) dedicated to assisting churches in serving their local public elementary and middle schools by equipping them to provide free after school programs and to meet other needs in their school communities. Our church-sponsored Kids Club and X Club after school programs offer weekly character lessons delivered in a relational framework that enrich children on their public school campuses. We at Kids Club Consultants Inc. provide churches with the initial and ongoing training, curriculum, and sustained support required to provide excellent clubs and services to their local public schools. Currently, there are Kids Clubs in Alameda, Contra Costa, Monterey, Plumas, Sacramento, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and San Joaquin Counties. Kids Club has also expanded beyond California into Arizona and Ohio.
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 24 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.
Ken has worked in the high tech field for 35 years. He previously volunteered at Kids Club as a small group leader before joining as a Consultant in 2019. Ken has experience working with children’s ministries and recently working with the outreach ministries for Venture Christian Church.
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 Outreach Team at St. Philip. She as served at St. Philip’s Kids Clubs as Small Group Leader and Team Facilitator. As a consultant, Vonnie is to promoting Kids Clubs to churches in the CNH Lutheran District and the East Bay Area.
Holita is our Consultant for the Central Coast and the Santa Clara County since 2016. She has volunteered with Kids Club since fall of 2011, serving as an Admin Coordinator, Small Group Leader, and Co-Team Facilitator. Holita serves her church as the Lead in the Usher and Greeter's Ministry.
Margaret is a retired elementary school teacher. She was a teacher and a small group leader at Kids Club for several years, and a Kids Club Consultant since 2008.
Patty joined Kids Club Consultants in 2012 after serving as a small group leader for many years. She is active in several ministries at Evergreen Valley Church and Valley Christian Schools.
Victor joined Kids Club Consultants in July of 2019. He has worked with teens for over 34 years in several different types of capacities.He was a Student Pastor and volunteered at X Clubs in the past. He is looking forward to the opportunity of being on staff as a Kids Club Consultant specifically working with the X Clubs.
Pearl worked as an electrical engineer for 20 years before taking time off to raise her daughters. She joined Kids Club in 2011. She has been a team Facilitator since 2011.
Gay, a seasoned administrative professional with over 40 years of experience working here in the Silicon Valley with such companies as Apple, Stanford and most recently Kaiser Permanente. As our new office manager she will be support to the directors and all the consultants along with all operations of the KCC organization.
Tim was a volunteer at a Kids Club before becoming a Consultant in 2018. He has experience both as a teacher and private tutor. The kids he tutors are mostly from Mandarin speaking families, as he and his family lived in China from 1998 to 2009. He and his wife have a grown daughter and two sons in middle and high school.
Ruth is our Consultant in the East Bay. She is a retired police officer. She lead a group home for several years and has lead a Kids Club for over 5 years.
Kathy is a retired receptionist for Bethel Church. She and her husband Read have three children, and nine grandchildren. She has been helping Kids Club Consultants for several years.