Ruling Elders

Ruling Elders, who are entrusted with the spiritual government of the church, are elected by the congregation, ordained for life, and serve on the Session for a three year term.

Moderator/President: Rev. Chris Henry
Vice-Moderator/Vice/President: Alicia Buckley
Clerk of Session: Cathie Reese
Treasurer: Rebecca Malick

Care Committee Chair: Marilyn Kuhn
Commitment Committee Chair: Bob Zachidny
Communication Committee Chair: Jennifer Shirk
Engagement Committee Chair: Teri Cochran
Formation Committee Chairs: Ted Vatnsdal
Human Resources Committee Chair: Krissy Seufert
Mission Committee Chair: Fred Emhardt
Operations Committee Chair: Brent Benge
Strategic Planning Committee Chair: Don Palmer
Worship Committee Chair: Sara Twining

Class of 2025

  • Nate Browning (Human Resources)
  • Jackie Clency (Formation)
  • Jen Francis (Engagement)
  • Kyle Lanham (Strategic Planning)
  • Kathy Lee (Commitment)
  • Deb Miller (Mission)
  • David Moore (Worship)
  • Sarah Parks (Operations)
  • Sylvia Perteete (Care)
  • Randy Tobias (Communications)

Class of 2026

  • Brittany Babbitt
  • Chas Bolton
  • Shannon Cox
  • Becky Dykstra
  • Don Lucas
  • Joan Pedersen
  • Victoria Petersen Elia
  • Matt Rogers
  • Susan Shambaugh
  • John Yeo