Sunday Worship, 10 am

Bible Study, 9 am

Contact Us

Phone: (909) 622-1144

Fax: (909) 622-5771

Email: fcc@fccpomona.org

1751 N. Park Ave
Pomona, CA 91768

Office Hours
Monday: 9am – 1pm
Tuesday: 9am – 1pm
Wednesday: 9am – 1pm
Thursday: 9am – 1pm
Friday: CLOSED

If you'd like to meet someone before you walk through that door the first time, just give us a call or send us an email.

We'll arrange for one or two of our members have coffee or something with you and give you a chance to get to know someone, so you won’t be by yourself for your first visit.

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Staff

Dr. Vernon Snyder, Music Director

Vernon Snyder joined  FCC Pomona in July 2018.  He has performed collaborative and solo concerts throughout the United States, Korea, Taiwan, and live on radio (Classical King FM Seattle). His work includes frequent performances with the vocal duo Duetto and piano four-hands repertoire with the Lin-Snyder Duo. Dr. Snyder appears frequently throughout the Los Angeles area as a collaborative pianist, including with artists from the LA Master Chorale and LA Opera, most recently assisting in workshops by maestro Peter Mark and award winning playwright/director Lillian Groag. As an avid educator, Dr. Snyder has served on the piano faculty at Pomona College, and currently lectures at CSU Pomona. Vernon is author of “An Introduction to Music” (Great River Learning, 2017), an interactive digital publication for use in the university classroom.

Dr. Snyder holds degrees from Southern Oregon University (B.A., Music Performance, Music Education), California State University, Long Beach (M.M., Music Performance), and Claremont Graduate University (D.M.A., Music Performance). He undertook additional piano studies at the Vienna Konservatorium while completing German language certificates in Austria, and later Germany. He was inducted into the Phi Kappa Phi and Pi Kappa Lambda Honor Societies, and is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Evans Family Music Scholarship, Kenneth Fiske Fellowship in Music, Fernandez Prize, and First Place in the graduate division of the Rudolph Polk Memorial Award. He has performed in masterclasses with Eduardus Halim, Mack McCray, and Angela Hewitt. His principal teachers include Alexander Tutunov, Shun-lin Chou, and Nadia Shpachenko, in addition to harpsichord studies with Robert Zappulla

 

Virginia Galleano, Child Development Center Director

Virginia Galleano joined the staff of the Child Development Center as a toddler teacher in 1993.  She holds a degree in Early Childhood Education.  In 1995 Virginia began the staff position of Assistant Director, supervising staff, working with children and parents. In 2011 she came on board as our Director, and stays active in the child care community. Her enthusiastic presence helps her keep up with the children and helps create a warm learning environment.