Eddie Moore, Director of Development
Eddie Moore has served Valley Christian Schools in various capacities since 2003, from custodial staff, to baseball coach, to alumni relations. Eddie received a B.S. in Kinesiology with a minor in Christian Studies from California Baptist University in Riverside, CA. Eddie and his wife Leisa, who is in her 14th year teaching 8th grade science for Valley Christian Junior High, have two beautiful daughters and future Warriors, Kaylyn and Avery. Eddie and Leisa have been married twelve years and live in Morgan Hill.
Eddie was born and raised in Tucson, AZ with two sisters and a brother. Passionate about his family, Eddie also loves listening to jazz, playing golf, supporting Giants baseball, and solidifying the success of Christian education in the Bay Area for his daughters and future generations.
Mike LaBarbera, Extend the Gift Development Chair
Mike LaBarbera is an independent businessman specializing in retail, real estate investment, and development for the past 20 years. Mike attended both UCLA and Santa Clara University, ultimately receiving his B.S. in Finance from SCU’s Leavey School of Business. Mike graduated number one in the Finance Department, earning several honors including induction into the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society for business students. He achieved that distinction while earning his degree in only three years.
Mike is a lifelong resident of San Jose. He grew up in the Christian faith as a member of Los Gatos Christian Church (now Venture Christian) and was a student at Los Gatos Christian School. Mike and his wife Jennifer will celebrate 20 years of marriage this year, and they have two children attending Valley Christian High School, P.J and Teagan.
Josie Ko, Gifts Processing and Community Programs
Bev Quinby, Information Systems Specialist
Barbara Kovach, Development Associate