Gail Barber

Ministry Assistant for Stewardship

(317) 253-6461 | GBarber@SecondChurch.org

Since 2004, Gail has tracked and organized stewardship campaigns and endowment activities at Second. She works closely with Rev. Dr. John Koppitch, Director of Stewardship and Endowment.


Gail also works with the Nominating Committee each year and assists with organizing meetings and material for the New Officer Training. She also organizes the Annual Congregational Meeting and Lunch, and has helped with the organization of capital campaigns, such as Lighting the Way to the Future and the 175th Capital Campaign.


Prior to joining the staff at Second, Gail worked at Merrill Lynch for more than two decades. At the Investment firm, she served at Head of Funds and Securities in Dayton, Ohio and Executive Assistant to the Administration Manager and Operations Manager at the Las Vegas, Nevada office.


She and husband Ed moved to Indiana to be closer to their three children, Faith in Dayton OH, Scott in Saint Charles IL, and Chris in Lebanon IN. They have seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.


Gail is originally from Maine and as a young adult, lived in Asmara Ethiopia for several years.