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Frank Cookingham

Frank Cookingham

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Frank married his wife in 1965. Together, they have three sons, each with family; seven grandchildren. For a number of years, Frank have served as Lay Leader at Chino California United Methodist Church. His primary responsibility is to assist all committees to function effectively while following the teachings of Jesus. He also assists his pastor with a variety of tasks. Frank was awarded an Ed.D in Community Education in 1980. Prior to that, he completed a master program in research and statistics. In his working career he melded these studies into becoming a program evaluator for community development projects sponsored by Christian agencies in more than 40 countries primarily in Africa and Asia. Frank retired in 2011 but continues to provide information about Christian community development evaluation through his blog at