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, 2021-2022:

  Clem Lepoutre, TreasurerClem Lepoutre,
Chair and Treasurer
Meg Dempsey,
Vice-Chair and Welcoming
Sheila Bennett,
Caring Ministries Co-chair
rev-patrick-collinsRev. Patrick Collins,
Senior Pastor
Anders Ekernas,
Jim Gartner,
Assistant Treasurer​
Lauren Ghaffari,
Kristen Jacks,
Pat Larrabee,
Andrea Woodman Osker,
Senior Deacon
Gary Riddell, Asset ManagementGary Riddell,
Asset Management
Pam Speer,
  Rick Derr,
Interim Director of Admin. & Finance
Peg Wentworth,
Faith Formation and Education
Tom White,
Buildings & Grounds