Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources, Oregon State University, 1964.
Planner Mid Willamette Valley Council Governments, 1966—1970. Program director Salem Urban Renewal Agency, 1970—1972. Executive personal representative to founder Lamb-Weston, Inc., 1972—1975.
President Stubbs & Associates, 1975—1978, Rodney R. Stubbs & Company, Inc., Salem, 1978—1982. Managing partner Pacific Palisades Industrial Parks Company, 1978—1982, WESTPAC Research and Business Parks, since 1980. President Plan Tek Inc., since 1982.
Served to captain Army of the United States, 1966, Vietnam.
There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.
Industrial advisory Mayor's Project 90 Committee. Program director Century, Central Salem Economic Development Program, 1972. Chairman Salem Economic Development Commission, 1978—1980.
Member of National Association Industrial and Office Parks, Industrial Development Research Council (professional associate).
Married Hazel Nadine Sherfield, January 14, 1972.