Pastor Gary Freel assumed the role of Senior Pastor of Grace Bible Church of Fresno in November of 2010. He is also on the staff and board of the Fundamental Evangelistic Association. From 1993-2008, he served as the Pastor of Berean Baptist Church of Boone, IA. After sixteen years in that ministry, he moved with his family to California to join the ministry of the FEA and GBC of Fresno. He is a graduate of Calvary Bible College (B.A. 1989), and Faith Baptist Theological Seminary (1992, M.A.; 1993, M.Div). He was ordained to the gospel ministry in 1999 by Berean Baptist Church. He and his wife Jeanette reside in Clovis, CA, and have two sons.