Our Board

The SVPS staff and board is a dedicated team of fun people who love Jesus and life. They passionately serve local families, as well as the Church, Christian leaders, and believers in our region and throughout the nation.

SVPS Team Member - Barry Naum

Barry Naum

Board Chairman

Barry is a Buckeye, and previously served as a United States Army officer. He graduated from Malone University and The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, and practices in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.  He loves being with his wife, Olivia, and kids, Isaac and Scarlett, serving his church, hiking trails, reading books, and leading battlefield tours at Gettysburg. He has served on our board since 2009.

SVPS Team Member - Brian Asper

Brian Asper

Board Vice Chairman

Brian and his wife Lucinda have been blessed with five children on this side of eternity. They live in the Ephrata area and serve as leaders of the Bible Quiz ministry at Ephrata Community Church. Brian is a financial advisor and owner of Pathway Financial Services. He joined SVPS as a board member in 2012.

SVPS Team Member - Deb Hinkel

Deb Hinkel

Board Secretary

Deb joined the board in 2013, excited to embrace our commitment to the sacredness of life and emphasis on partnering with churches to carry out the mission of God. After 13 years as a Lancaster Bible College professor, Deb returned to full-time church ministry as a Director of Spiritual Formation. For fun, she and her husband enjoy trying new restaurants and renovating their 140-year-old home.