Russell Willingham is the Executive Director of NCM. He oversees individual counseling, group counseling and the overall vision of the ministry. He speaks at events around the nation on issues related to sexual brokenness, the healing process and spiritual formation. He has found much wholeness from Jesus for the broken areas of his own life that date back to childhood. He is the author of two books, Breaking Free and Relational Masks (both published by InterVarsity Press). Russell is married to Paula and attends Northwest Church.
Della Ortiz is the Executive Assistant. She brings years of administrative experience to the NCM staff and helps keep the ministry operating smoothly. As a compassionate and effective manager Della is an invaluable asset to the NCM team. Della has one son and attends Crossover Church of God.
Steve Bolduc is an associate counselor at New Creation Ministries. Steve came to us in February 2008 with his own sexual addiction problems. After going through our program, group sessions on Tuesday evenings and then our Thursday night group sessions, he graduated from the program in May 2009. He has led small groups for NCM and in September 2010 began a counseling internship under the leadership of Russell Willingham. His continuing education is focused on Marriage and Family, Sexual Addiction and Group Leadership through American Association of Christian Counselors. Steve is bi-vocational and works as a counselor on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Steve and his wife Laura have been married for 34 years and have 6 children and 6 grandchildren. Steve and Laura lead married couples through ‘Sacred Marriage’ by Gary Thomas here at NCM at various times throughout the year.
Sheryl Busby, MA Ministry Director and Counselor. After receiving her Master of Arts in Christian Ministry from Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary, Sheryl joined the NCM staff in the spring of 2014. As a Ministry Director, Sheryl oversees the various components of NCM’s ministry to women. This includes helping women who are struggling with sexually compulsive behaviors as well as helping wives who are working through the effects of their husbands’ sexual brokenness. As a counselor, Sheryl sees individual male and female clients as well as couples. She also co-leads a wives’ support group. An experienced speaker and Bible teacher, Sheryl speaks at events on the topics of relational and sexual brokenness, the healing process, reconciliation and spiritual development. Sheryl and her husband have two children and three grandchildren. They are members of The Bridge Church in Fresno.