Chairman of The Board • Finance Committee • Attorney At Law

Attorney Gholar has been a member of Faith Temple Church of God in Christ for more than forty-four years.
Attorney Gholar and his wife, Dr. Cheryl Gholar are the proud parents of two adult children.

Attorney Gholar earned a B.A. in History and secondary education from DePaul University. He also received his Juris Doctorate degree from DePaul University, College of Law.

Attorney At Law
• John H. Gholar is a practicing attorney and has been a licensed practicing attorney for more than thirty-eight years, concentrating in the areas of real estate, probate, landlord/tenant and family law.

Retired after thirty-three years of service to the Chicago Police Department, receiving numerous awards and commendations for meritorious performance and service provided to the citizens of Chicago, where he serves as a legal officer in the office of the General Counsel to the Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department.
• Served as the Contracts Compliance Officer for the Chicago Police Department as well as the Equal Employment Opportunity Compliance Officer.

Attorney Gholar served four years in the Air Force, spending most of those years in the Far East, primarily Japan and South Vietnam.
• Served on an Honor Guard detail for the late Emperor of Japan and the late Dean Rust, Secretary of State in President John Kennedy’s and President Lyndon Johnson’s administrations.
• He has served in the Youth Department, Jail Outreach Ministry, Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Man Power Ministry.

Finance Committee • Tax Analyst • Finances and Accounting

Brenda Alexander has been a member of Faith Temple Church of God in Christ for sixty-two years.

Retired U. S Army, Corps of Engineers, Finance and Accounting
• Budget Planning
• Planned and conducted budget development
• Prepared budget estimates, distribute budget estimates, developed budget formulation
• Maintain audit trails
• Provided customer

Retired Chicago Public Schools, Attendance Coordinator
• Responsible for school attendance, truancy prevention

H & R Block Senior Tax Analyst 28 yrs
• Diverse computer technology skills and budget training
• Review financial records and prepare the tax return
• Customer service to perform audit letters received from Internal Revenue Service

Donna Adams

Administrative Committee • Ordained Elder • Warehouse Parts Coordinator

Michael Gordon grew up at Faith Temple from the age of 12 years old.
He worked in the Sunday school department , as the lead choir director, and as Minister of Music.
Michael Gordon is a 3rd generation minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and was ordained in 1992 as an Elder.
He serves on the Elders and Ministers Council of Faith Temple COGIC.
Elder Michael Gordon and his wife Cheryl Vashti are the proud parents of two adult children.

He holds an undergraduate degree in Biblical Studies from the Moody Bible Institute.
He earned a Master of Arts degree in Biblical Studies from McCormick Theological Seminary.
He has done post-graduate doctoral work and has a certification in Psyhco-Spiritual Counseling.

Michael has worked in Real Estate Sales Brokerage and Property Management.

Elder Gordon and his wife of 40 years, Cheryl, started Community of Love Ministries in 2006, which ministers in the area of homelessness, family and marriage enrichment, health enhancement, and gospel proclamation.

Administrative Committee

Quincy Rosenthal has been a member of Faith Temple Church of God in Christ for eighteen years.

Technical Training
Training and coursework attained certificates • Dek 265 GS screen printer Level I and Level II • Panasonic MVIIF Operations and MVIIF Advanced • Panasonic MPAII Operations • Universal GSM Level I Operations and Maintenance • 3COM Overview of Factory Automation and Fundamentals of Industrial Electronics • Military Electronic Technician Class “A” and “C” schools (58 weeks)

Company Name: Mettler-Toledo CIVision
Title - Field Service Engineer

• Responsible for the ownership of a project that includes the successful installation & customeracceptance of our machine vision system at the customer’s facility.
• Conduct system overview training of customers at the time of installation on operation, basic and advanced maintenance of the vision system.
• Provide service and repair maintenance to existing, and legacy vision systems previously delivered, and installed onsite at the customer’s facility.
• Provided technical phone support to customers that is accurate and timely to reduce machine downtime for the customer. Update internal system database with service and repair history for reference

Quincy Rosenthal served in the US NAVY in Norfolk, VA four six years as a Fire Controlman Data Technician
• Accomplished general, preventive, and repair maintenance on the MK-86 Shipboard Gun Fire Control System and Harpoon Missile Fire Control Systems.
• Performed casualty analysis and fault isolation to the component of card level using extensive troubleshooting techniques.
• Wiring experience in the removal and replacement of waveguides, RF connectors, coaxial cables, multiple stranded cables, soldering/de-soldering, heat/cold shrinking, use of pin extraction tools.

Quincy serves as a choir member.

Property Committee • Overseer of the Men's Ministry • Faith Buliders

Elder Nathaniel Windom has been a member of Faith Temple Church of God in Christ for fifty years.

Property Committee

Vernon Price has been a member of Faith Temple Church of God in Christ for thirthy-six years.

Company: Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice
Title - Supervisor

• Supervisor over male youth between the ages of 12 to 18.
• Make certain that the young men complete their day to day assignment and ensure there safety.

Vernon Price served in the United States Marine Corps for eight years and received a Honorable Discharge.
• Vernon also served two years in the Reserves.

Vernon currently serves as a Choir Member, he is on the Youth Committee and a Faith Buliders group leader.


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