Meet the C.R.E.W.
Bedford Holmes is the Executive Director at Zephyr Point and has been serving in this role since 2008. His previous 28 years in ministry include roles such as the Executive Director at Tilikum Center for Retreats and Outdoor Ministries of George Fox University, the Associate Director at Pine Cove and Dean of Students at All Saints Episcopal School. Bedford received a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the University of Texas and a Master’s Degree in Education from George Fox University. Bedford and his high school sweetheart, Sara, have three girls whom they enjoy traveling around the world to visit. Some of these destinations include Jordan, India and New Zealand.
Ryan McKenzie is the Director of Program Ministries at Zephyr Point. He is a graduate of Fuller Seminary with a Masters of Arts in Theology and Biblical Studies and has fifteen years of experience in youth ministry within the Presbyterian Church. Ryan is passionate about inviting people to discover and engage Jesus Christ and the kingdom He came to inaugurate through His life, death and resurrection. When he doesn’t have his nose in a book, Ryan enjoys coffee with friends, quality time with his wife Nellie, hiking around Tahoe with his Children Naomi, Adelaide, and Caelum, and the occasional practice sessions he can grab here and there with his bagpipes!
Doug is the Director of Guest Services and Marketing at Zephyr Point. Doug is known for his friendly disposition and greeting guests with a “Welcome Home” upon arrival. He has held several key roles in guest services at several luxury hotel properties and came to Zephyr Point after working at the Hyatt, located in Incline Village. Previous to that, he and his wife Sharla owned and managed a gym in Maui. During his free time, Doug likes to volunteer his time at Good News Club, travel to Maui or go fishing with his son, Alex.
Rose Fagerhaug is the Business Director at Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center. She has been working in finance for various ministries, churches, and para-church organizations across the U.S. for over 25 years. Rose is married to Larry, her High School sweetheart and together they have a daughter Nicole and a son Jeffrey who is married to his lovely wife Elizabeth. Rose has been active with Community Bible Study for 10 years where she and her husband serve on the Leadership Council. Rose’s favorite place to travel is Germany where she has family and can enjoy its extensive history and beauty.
Doug Pearson is the Director of Operations at Zephyr Point. He comes to us with over 30 years of leadership experience at Christian Camps in Colorado and New Mexico. He also has a background with Youth-for-Christ and is passionate about Christian Camping and seeing how God uses it to transform lives. Doug is originally from Western New York and has a degree in Land Surveying. He is married to his wonderful wife, Jan, and they have three grown children, who are married and spread around the world along with 4 grandchildren. Doug loves the mountains, skiing, 4-wheeling, camping, and biking during his free time.
Dick Young joined the Zephyr Point CREW as Development Director in 2019 after a 30 year career as a parish pastor in the PC(USA). Dick and his wife, Colleen, moved from Western New York where Dick was Head of Staff at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church for the previous 18 years. Dick & Colleen have three grown children, all living back east, but their little dog Phoebe, as well as Colleen’s Kentucky Mountain Horse, Fitz, agreed to make the move with them. When not taking in views of Lake Tahoe from his desk, Dick enjoys spending time in the mountains, on foot, bike, snowshoe, or snowboard, depending on the season.