School Board

School Board

The members of the Turlock Christian School Board are community leaders who are also fully invested TCS parents.

Linda Stuhmer

Linda Stuhmer

Board Chair

Linda is a graduate of University of Puget Sound and received her law degree from University of San Diego. She is licensed to practice law in California and Illinois.

Linda  Stuhmer is currently serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of EMC Health, Inc. Concurrently, Linda serves as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Covenant Ministries of Benevolence.

Prior to her current role, Linda’s career has been in healthcare, biotech, pharmaceutical, banking and insurance – serving as in-house legal counsel.

Terry Thompson

Terry Thompson

Vice Chair

Terry Thompson was born and raised in East Texas.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas.  Currently, Terry is the Vice President of Chicken Live Production for Foster Farms. Prior to coming to California, Terry managed live production for a poultry processing facility in Mississippi.

William F. York

William F. York

Bill and his wife, Coree have been married since 2000 and have six children. 

He is a Turlock native, who graduated from Turlock High School and California State University, Stanislaus with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; Accounting.

Mr. York owns and operates an almond processing company where he fulfills the role of Chief Financial Officer.  Prior to working in the Almond industry, Bill owned and operated an accounting firm for 20 years.

Bill and his family attend Hickman Community Church, where he has served as Treasurer for 15 years.  Currently, Bill also serves as Turlock Christian’s Head Varsity Baseball Coach.

Cara Swanson

Cara Swanson

Cara Swanson is a proud Turlock Christian School Alumni. Cara then graduated from California State University, Stanislaus with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and holds a Masters in Christian Education with an emphasis in Biblical Education and Apologetics from the Institute for Creation Research.

Currently, Mrs. Swanson serves as Vice President of Swanson Hulling Inc.

Johanna Fischer

Johanna Fischer

Johanna is a graduate of California State University, Sacramento where she received her Bachelor’s of Art degree in Interior Design.

Johanna Fischer currently owns and operates Milk Made Dairy and  Gravelstone Ranch. She is partners with her husband at Tierra Buena Ranch and is a Founder of Valley Milk LLC.

Prior to her current role, Johanna’s career had been as an independent designer in Commercial Lighting and Interior Design.

Jim Greenbarg

Jim Greenbarg

Jim graduated from the University of California, San Diego in Human Biology.  He then received his M.D. from New York Medical School. Dr. Greenbarg is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, with an active medical practice; serving the Turlock community for over 24 years.

Russ Giambelluca

Russ Giambelluca

Russ is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University (Carnegie Institute of Technology) with a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgy and holds a M.B.A. from California State University, Los Angeles.

Russ retired as a university administrator and businessman. Previously, Mr. Giambelluca served as Vice President for Business and Finance, at California State University, Stanislaus.

Mike Poirier

Mike Poirier

Mike Poirier attended Fresno Pacific University and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.  Currently, Mike is the Vice President of Consumer and Commercial Loans for Patelco Credit Union.

Aaron Wickstrom

Aaron Wickstrom

Aaron is a graduate of North Park University in Chicago, IL where he received his Bachelor of Science in Finance. Prior to that he received his A.A. in Biblical and Theological Studies from Covenant Bible College Ecuador.

After attending college, Aaron returned to California in 2004. He currently co-owns and manages Wickstrom Dairies L.P. and Valsigna Farms. He also co-owns and serves on the Board of Directors of Hilmar Cheese Company.

Aaron and his wife Lauren currently reside in Hilmar with their three children.