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Nick reports to the Board of Directors and provides overall executive leadership to the Pure Desire business and ministry, including strategic operational leadership to the Executive Team, Speaking Team, and staff. Prior to joining Pure Desire, he was the Lead Pastor at East Hills Alliance Church in Kelso, Washington. Nick earned a bachelor’s degree in pastoral ministry from Crown College and a Master of Divinity from Bethel University. Nick wrote the book, Setting Us Free, a resource for others to find help, hope, and healing.
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Bryan is responsible for ensuring organizational effectiveness by providing leadership for Pure Desire’s financial functions: accounts payable and receivable, payroll, and HR. He contributes to the operational processes, strategies, policies, practices, and serves as the primary liaison to legal counsel. Bryan draws from eleven years of experience as Director of Operations for Micron Laser Technology, Inc. and has served as Director and Chairman of the Board for PD since 2009.
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Sauna serves as the key leadership team member making strategic decisions that affect PD development and marketing. She designs and implements comprehensive plans for developing significant external alliances by cultivating individual and philanthropic support and building visibility, impact, and financial resources. Sauna has thirty years of business management and operations experience, with the last eight years serving in nonprofit operations and development. Sauna joined the PD team in March 2014.
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Tyler is responsible for the development of clinical protocol, modalities, and resources, providing leadership and direction to the counseling program and staff development. He provides executive leadership to the Pure Desire clinical/counseling ministry, including strategic operational leadership to Client Care, the Counseling Office Manager, and clinical staff. Tyler earned a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2008 and certification as a Sex Addiction Therapist in 2014. Tyler has served on the PD staff since 2009.
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Ashley and her husband have experienced, firsthand, the restoration that Pure Desire offers. As a result, Ashley has become passionate in her support of PD. In 2013, Ashley introduced and began facilitating PD groups in her church. In 2016, Ashley joined the Pure Desire team as the International Women's Groups Coordinator.
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Since joining the Pure Desire team in 2013, Elisabeth has created and implemented the branding and design for Pure Desire products, resources, and promotional materials. She also assists in editing documents and developing production procedures. Elisabeth earned a degree in graphic design and has honed her skills professionally since 2011.
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Rachel is the Client Care Manager for Pure Desire Ministries. She is the initial point of contact for prospective clients, and is responsible for scheduling client consultations, assessments, and treatment sessions. Rachel has experience helping with youth ministry and women’s ministry in the local church since 2009. She began working with Pure Desire in February 2015.
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Rich is the International Men's Groups Coordinator for Pure Desire Ministries. He is the initial point of contact for questions about locating, starting, and registering groups. Rich has led groups since 2002 and has extensive knowledge of group dynamics. Rich joined the Pure Desire staff full time in July of 2015.
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Debby has served in various ministry roles since 1994, and is now serving as a clinician on the PD Treatment Team. Debby is a licensed pastor with a certification as a Pastoral Sex Addiction Professional (PSAP) through IITAP. Debby is passionate and very effective in working with couples who seek reconciliation, and in treatment areas related to: sex addiction recovery, partner trauma treatment, female love/sex addiction, and codependency issues.
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Diane is a licensed and ordained pastor who has provided pastoral counseling in the church since 1988. For twenty years, Diane led the women's ministry program and healing classes at East Hill Church in Gresham, OR. Currently, Diane is a pastoral counselor for women. She allies with her husband, Dr. Ted, to provide clinical treatment for clients of PD. Diane has authored material for women who have been betrayed and who struggle with sexual addiction. Diane also co-authored the Sexy Christians book and workbook with Dr. Ted.
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Harry is an original staff member of PD, and has been involved in the ministry since 1993. In 1995, Harry began leading groups and coordinating the training of PD group leaders. In addition to his role on the PD Treatment Team, Harry is an experienced speaker, a consultant to churches, and a regular on PDTV (the in-house educational program produced and distributed by PD). Harry has served at various times as an associate or senior pastor since being licensed in 1979.
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Kathy has worked with Dr. Ted Roberts and Pure Desire Ministries since 1996. Kathy is an ordained Foursquare Minister. She coordinates restoration planning and offers pastoral care for issues related to betrayal, sex addiction, and abuse. Through life experiences and specialized training, Kathy possesses a uniquely qualified perspective to effectively speak into the lives of women, couples, and families to help them discover healing and freedom. She also offers resources and support to families whose children have been sexually abused.
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Rebecca has been involved in ministry since 2008. Rebecca is currently serving as the small group trainer for the Spanish community, as well as the translator and point of contact for the Spanish-speaking population. Rebecca serves as a Co-Clinician with her husband Robert on the PD Treatment Team. Rebecca has been connected to PD since 2009.
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Robert serves as the Latin America Representative for PD. In addition to working with English and Spanish-speaking clients in the US, South America, and Central America, Robert has conducted seminars and trained leaders using the PD materials. Robert has been working with PD since 2010.
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Shari’s experience in the fields of education (1987), performing arts ministry (1991), children’s ministry (2007), and as a Betrayal & Beyond facilitator (2011) uniquely qualify her as a Co-Clinician with Tyler Chinchen. Shari’s professional roles include: Educational Diagnostician, Learning Specialist, Adjunct Instructor at Portland State University, and Classroom Teacher at the largest high school in Oregon. Shari has been a member of the PD treatment team since 2012.
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Dr. Ted is a certified sex addiction and multiple addiction professional. He has served in numerous ministry leadership positions including: Founder and Clinical Director of Pure Desire Ministries International, Academic Dean of a bible college, and—for 23 years—Senior Pastor of East Hill Church in Gresham, Oregon. Dr. Ted has authored twelve books that include the bestseller, Pure Desire, and the addiction recovery workbook titled Seven Pillars of Freedom.
Special thanks to those who graciously donate their time and skills to the ministry of Pure Desire.
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