Prayer Team Director
Born on a farm in southeast Kansas, Melba grew up loving family, animals and country life. Jesus became the Shepherd of her life at age 9 while attending Vacation Bible School at a small church. At age twelve she moved to Portland, Oregon. There she met and married her sweetheart and has three married children and five grandchildren. During the early years of their marriage the Air Force made it possible for them to live in California, Florida, Arkansas, North Dakota, England, Germany, and Holland. They moved to Surprise in November, 2010.
Melba enjoys her family, traveling, ballroom dancing, cooking, reading, knitting, crocheting, water exercise, being part of a Bible study group and working with the loveSTRONG ministries prayer team.