Rick has experience as a real estate developer, homebuilder, and Certified Public Accountant. Rick has served on a number of non-profit boards, overseeing several building and expansion projects. In addition to the management of Finance and Accounting Departments at Compass, Rick is active in providing leadership in several ministries throughout the church.
Rick is married to Debra and has four grown children and ten grandchildren.
Jenny was born and raised in Laguna Hills, CA with her two brothers and identical twin sister. After graduating from Laguna Hills High School, Jenny attended Azusa Pacific University where she discovered her love for accounting. The Lord led Jenny to transfer to Westmont College her sophomore year where she graduated with a degree in Economics and Business. After two years of public accounting in Santa Barbara and becoming a licensed CPA, Jenny was thrilled to move back to her home town and have the opportunity to use her accounting knowledge for God’s Kingdom at Compass!
Julie is a native Californian, born in Los Angeles and raised in La Mirada. Before taking the position of Accounting Assistant, Julie worked part-time as the High School Ministry Assistant. Prior to working at Compass Julie enjoyed being a stay-at-home mom and also worked at a law office and as a licensed manicurist for many years. Julie and her husband Jim love to fellowship and serve at Compass Bible Church. The Studebakers live in Laguna Hills and have three kids, James, Hannah and Natalie.
Mariet was born and raised in South Africa, where her extended family still lives. After completing her degree in Accounting and Auditing , she worked as a controller for various development companies in SA before traveling to the US to work with Keith Green’s Ministry in Texas. She later spent time traveling the world before returning to SA to complete her Honors Degree in Economics and worked as accountant for a hotel group. Mariet met Ed while on a vacation in the USA and got married soon after moving here. She has owned and managed several of their own businesses and homeschooled Caty and Edward for 10+ years. Mariet and her husband Ed settled quickly into Compass upon moving to Orange County from Lake Oswego Oregon 4 years ago, and she feels blessed to serve at Compass.