Church Council

Church Council     Senior Lay Leaders since 1950     Deacon Assigns

The Church Council formulates church policies and makes all program and financial decisions. Led by the Chair, the Church Council consists of heads of major committees, the Senior Pastor, the Director of Administration and Finance, the Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer and the Church Clerk. The Church Council began on July 1, 2016 as a merger of the Church Committee and the Board of Trustees functions.

Church Council, 2019-2020:

Rick Derr, Budget
Rick Derr,
Chair and Budget​
Pat Mendelsohn, Vice-Chair and Outreach
Pat Mendelsohn,
Vice-Chair and Outreach
Chris Cantwell, Vice-Chair and PersonnelChris Cantwell,


(Unfilled position)

rev-patrick-collinsRev. Patrick Collins,
Senior Pastor
Mary Ferry, Treasurer
Mary Ferry,
Donna Hascher, Chair and Faith Formation and Education
Donna Hascher,
Faith Formation and Education
Kristen Jacks,
Pat Geismar,
Community Relations
Richard Jenkins,
Buildings & Grounds
Clem Lepoutre, Assistant TreasurerClem Lepoutre,
Assistant Treasurer
Judy Miller, Welcoming
Judy Miller,
Barbara Norrgard,
Caring Ministries
Andrea Woodman Osker,
Senior Deacon
Gary Riddell, Asset ManagementGary Riddell,
Asset Management
Steve Summerton, Jr., Director of Admin. & FinanceSteve Summerton, Jr.,
Director of Admin. & Finance