Meet Our School Board
Joey is a coach, consultant and speaker who passionately challenges his clients and audiences to raise their standards, be intentional, and give back to society in impactful ways. In 2013 he started Intentional 360; a coaching and consulting company that helps individuals and organizations be intentional about their vision, strategies and actions to achieve peak performance. He serves on the board of three nonprofit organizations focused on empowering youth both locally and globally. He married his longtime best friend, Stephanie, in 2009. They live in Beaverton, Oregon with their three children, Lucy, Joshua and Andrew.
P.M. Varghese was born and raised in India and immigrated to the USA in 1998 along with his wife Susan and two sons Anup and Arun. His academic credentials include graduate level degrees in Economics and Management. While in India, he worked for Living Media India Ltd as a cost center manager. He has been employed with U.S. Bank since 2000 and is currently part of the Credit Risk management and Compliance team. His past experience includes working with Christian non-profit organizations in India and in Portland. His passion is to serve Lord’s people in every way possible and is involved with various missions in India. He attends Living Hope Fellowship. He is a cricket fan and loves to travel with his family and friends, especially to third world countries on mission trips.
Sam Sady grew up on the East side of the Columbia Gorge in The Dalles, Oregon. After graduating from High School Sam attended Trinity Western University – a private Christian University on the outskirts of Vancouver, British Columbia Canada where he met his wife Jenna. Sam graduated with a business degree and in 2001 Sam and Jenna married and moved to Hillsboro where Sam went to work for Wells Fargo Bank. In 2009 Sam joined State Farm and opened up his own agency in Beaverton in 2011. Sam holds licenses in life, health, property and casualty insurance, in addition to being mortgage licensed and carrying series 6 and 63 securities licenses. Sam and Jenna have two boys ages 10 and 8. Mission trips have played a key role in developing Sam’s faith starting with mission trips to Mexico in high school to spending a year overseas in South Korea and Japan through YWAM (Youth with a Mission) in 1997/98. When he has spare time, Sam enjoys Basketball, archery, and most anything outdoors.
Marshall Bex grew up in Gresham, Oregon. He attended Portland Christian School until 8th grade and then went to Centennial High School. He completed his junior and senior years at Mountain View High School in Bend, Oregon. It was during his senior year that he met his wife, April, and they married in 1999. Marshall earned his Bachelors Degree in Music Technology from University of Oregon, where he was also active with Campus Crusade for Christ. Marshall spent 10 years at Nike in various roles within Nike Brand Design and in 2010 started Mode Adjust, a design and production studio. Marshall has three children that attend Valor. He enjoys leading worship, mountain biking, camping, off-road driving and spending time with his family.
Libby is married to Ben and together they have four children aged 6-10. She holds a BA in Christian Education from Taylor University and an MA in Intercultural Studies with an emphasis on Children at Risk from Western Seminary. Her skill-set comes from years of experience in living and working with marginalized children. She and her husband moved to India soon after they married where Libby had some babies, refined her chai-tea skills, and developed relationships within her Hindu, Muslim, and Christian community. Six years later the family returned to the Portland area (in 2011) where Libby continues to use her skills set as an advocate, wife and mother. Libby and Ben’s passion and thirst to learn the complex but fascinating nuances of culture shape their life in every way.