Our Board of Directors

Rev. Richard L. Bergstrom, D.Min., Seattle, Washington. Richard is the founder and President of ChurchHealth. He has served for forty years in pastoral and para-church ministry. He recently completed ten years on staff of Northshore Community Church in Kirkland, Washington, where he served as Executive Pastor.

Rev. David Erickson, Puyallup, Washington. David is a retired pastor who served for years at Bethany Baptist Church there, as well as a church fund-raiser, former senior pastor, and owner of Eagle Development.

Susan Haugen, Edmonds, Washington. Suzi joined our board in 2015. She is retired from Milliman Company in Seattle where she served as the Director of Human Relations. She is also a representative for Medicare education, and serves on the board of Missions Fest Seattle.

Gayle Rogers, Mukilteo, Washington. Gayle also joined our board in 2015 following her retirement from a career in teaching and school administration in the Los Angeles school district. She has organized mission trips to the Baltic Nordic region and accompanied the Bergstroms on their 2014 Re-Ignite Expedition to Sweden.

Leona Bergstrom is the Director of our Re-Ignite initiative within ChurchHealth. See her bio on our ABOUT US page. She is the co-author of Amazing Grays: Unleashing the Power of Age in Your Congregation (2000), Third Calling: What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?, and the author of My Life After Work: Retiring from Work, not Life. Visit our Re-Ignite website at Re-Ignite.net