Our Leaders | First Christian Church

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Don Green


Don lived in rural Oregon until finishing high school then he went on to earn degrees from Puget Sound Christian College and Emmanuel Christian Seminary. He has ministered in Oregon, Washington, California, and Tennessee in a variety of roles including youth, music, Christian education, counseling, and preaching.

Don came to Ellensburg in 2011. He is a student of the Word of God, reads voraciously, and enjoys being out in the beautiful world God has created hiking, backpacking, and playing golf. He was instrumental in starting the Ellensburg Cold Weather Shelter bringing together many of the churches of lower Kittitas County in a cooperative effort to provide a warm and safe place for those experiencing homelessness in the coldest winter months.

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Steve Douglas


Steve grew up in Salem, OR attending the First Christian Church. After high school he earned his degree from Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT) and moved to Ellensburg where he worked at Central Washington University until his retirement. Steve is heavily involved in the community volunteering with the fire department, Kittitas County Search and Rescue, and the local Republican committee, among other endeavors.

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Jeff Vickers


Jeff has lived in Ellensburg most of his life attending the First Christian Church since his teenage years. He has previously worked at the airport, at Midstate Co-op, and is now working for Central Washington University. Jeff enjoys shooting, riding snowmobiles in the winter, and tinkering in his shop area. Jeff is married with one young son.