MB Foundation Announces New Church Relations Director
MB Foundation is pleased to announce the hiring of Dennis Fast to the newly created position of Church Relations Director. Dennis will join the Fresno CA team on June 1. Dennis is well-known throughout the constituency having served 16 1/2 years as senior pastor at Hillsboro MB Church and then serving 17 1/2 years at Reedley MB Church, along with a variety of conference and district leadership roles.
Dennis not only brings vast church experience, but also a passion for biblical stewardship and generosity within the church. "As a Pastor I have always valued partnership with MB Foundation", says Dennis. "I look forward to the opportunity to extend that partnership to other pastors and churches."
MB Foundation is committed to helping the local church reach their full ministry potential and bringing Dennis on the team speaks to this commitment. "I'm very excited to have Dennis join our team! Obviously he brings a passion for the church and he has always been a strong ambassador for the ministry of MB Foundation. I look forward to seeing how these passions can blend for the benefit of MBF and the local church," says Jon C. Wiebe, President & CEO.
Dennis is married to Connie who recently retired from elementary school teaching to devote more time to ministry alongside her husband and be "Nanny" to their twelve grandchildren. The Fast's daughter Tonya Goertzen lives in Reedley CA. Their son Jon is an elementary school principal in Redondo Beach CA and son Kyle serves as a missionary in Costa Rica with Students International. The Fasts plan to continue residing in Reedley.