Ron Griffin is a speaker, consultant and social entrepreneur dedicated to creating innovative solutions to some of society’s most difficult challenges. He has managed successful education, family self-sufficiency and community development programs for the past 15 years. Mr. Griffin has created state and national award-winning projects serving thousands of at-risk clients including children and families in poverty, foster children, and individuals in the prison system. He holds a Master’s degree in Behavioral Science, with a specialization in Conflict Resolution and Negotiation.
Dr. R Paul Earle, “Pastor Paul”, is the founding and lead pastor of the Life Church in Victorville CA and has served in ministry locally and internationally since 1995. Through Life Impact outreach ministries, he has served the schools of Adelanto since 2009 in various forms. This includes such activities as an annual community backpack drive, sponsoring best teacher awards, and hosting Back-to-School night events that provide health physicals to children, to name a few.
Dr. Earle began his career in marketing management before dedicating his life to Christ and serving in ministry and community development. He owns and operates Shiloh Medical Center, family practice clinics with his wife, Charmaine Earle MD. He is also an adjunct professor at Azusa Pacific University and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management, a Master’s Degree in Leadership, and recently completed his Doctorate at Fuller Seminary in Pasadena CA.
Dr Earle is committed to the children of our city and believes that more of our kids can be hope-inspired and motivated towards greater personal and career development. He is excited to be part of Desert Trails Preparatory School team and participate in the continuing progress here.
Chandale M. Sutton is currently the Executive Director at Life Institute of Leaders, Inc. in Victorville, CA. Life Institute of Leaders is the parent company of Life Church and Life Impact. Life Church has been serving the High Desert community for the past nine years and is home to over 500 members. Life Impact is a non-profit community outreach subsidiary.
In his current role as Executive Director at Life Institute of Leaders, Chandale manages a range of projects. His responsibilities include executing the vision of Life Church, supervising and managing daily operations, facilitating the annual strategic planning process including financial planning and budgeting, adherence to the infrastructure of the church. In addition, Chandale is the community relations director for Life Impact.