Charlie Allcott | Chairman of the Elders
Charlie is a native of Mt. Dora, FL. He and his wife, Debbie, have been married for 37 years and have two sons and three grandchildren. Charlie and Debbie have been members of GCC since 2006. They both serve as greeters, prayer partners and GROW Group Leaders. Charlie and Debbie are graduates of Milligan College, and Charlie serves on their Board of Trustees. Professionally, he has been in the banking industry for many years and he enjoys golfing, reading and traveling
John Young is married to Ardy. They have five children, ten grandchildren, and six great- grandchildren. They have been members of GCC since 1999. They live in New Port Richey and he is presently the teacher of the Good Shepherd Class, leads a Grow Group in their home Wednesday nights, and serves as elder Secretary this year. He also volunteers with the Big Brothers, Big Sisters program and for a second grade class at Gulfside Elementary School and a second grade and kindergarten class at Cotee River Elementary School. He is currently treasurer of the Palm Harbor Lions Club. Born in Chicago, he graduated in 1958 from Lincoln Christian College and studied two years at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis. He was on the faculty of Lincoln Christian College for 15 years, and then a radio station manager at USF for 19 years. He presently owns and operates a radio software business with another member of our church.
Tom Kehoe was born in Niles, MI. Tom has been a resident of Pasco County since 1955. He and his wife Carol have been married for 31 years and have two grown children and three grandchildren. Tom & Carol have been members of GCC since 2005 and are communion servers and Prayer Partners. Tom is currently serving as Chairman on the Finance Team. Tom has been an owner of a local CPA firm since 1985 and is involved in numerous community organizations. Tom enjoys golfing, watching sports, and tra
Mike Ratliff was born in Newfoundland, Canada on a military installation. He and his wife DiDi have been married for 27 years, and have two daughters and two grandsons. Mike and DiDi have been members of GCC since 2009, and lead a weekly couples’ GROW Group. Mike has served as an usher, and is a member of the church Finance and Safety teams. DiDi has led the Tuesday morning women’s on-campus GROW group since 2011, and volunteers in the Next Steps Area, Women’s Ministry Team, and serves as a Coach to the Knitting through Faith group. Mike served in the Air Force for 20 years, retired in 2000, and has worked for an Aerospace company since then. He enjoys hiking, biking, and traveling.
Manuel Soto is a native of Dominican Republic. He and his wife, Rosa, have been married for 30 years and have been blessed with two sons and two granddaughters. Manuel and Rosa have been members of GCC since 2011. Manuel works for Pasco County Government in the Information Technology area. Both Manuel and Rosa enjoy spending time with the family and riding their bikes to new places.
Dan Chen-Fung was born in Brooklyn, New York and has lived in the area for 15 years. He and his wife, Mary, have two children, William and Ethan and will be celebrating their 22nd wedding anniversary this May.Dan is the owner of Pinch A Penny in Citrus Park Dan and Mary have been members at GCC for 7 years. Dan has been on multiple GO Ad-ventures to Kenya. He serves on the Global Outreach Team, Short Term Trip Sub-Team and is the co-leader of a GROW Group.