Meet Our Elders

Sandy Cooper assumes role as Treasurer of the corporation. Sandy brings her accounting expertise as a CPA to this important role. Sandy and her committee oversees paying the bills, receive donations, and report to the Session monthly.

RuthAnn Judd assumes responsibility of Elder of Administration and Personnel .

Jackie Husbands is Clerk of Session. This role is mandated by our church policy to include Session minutes, the Church Registrar, & membership data.

Jim Bragonier shares the important task of Adult Sunday School teacher and works with Children Education, educating our members and leads the Christian Education Committee. The focus is to offer new, interesting, and challenging educational experiences for the adults in our congregation. No one is to old to learn more about God and His love for us.

Andy Nichols assumes the role as Elder of Worship. In this capacity, Andy and his committee work with the Pastor, Church Musician and Session to plan worship events, in addition to the functional issues like changing permanents and putting oil in the candles!

Teddi Dovan - Elder of Fellowship leads the Fellowship Committee. Teddi and her committee will be responsible for arranging fellowship events at the church, monthly dinners out, and supporting grieving families with receptions after services.

Rick Reitz serves the church as Elder of Property/Building & Grounds. Working with the committee, Rick maintains God’s house in pristine condition.

Peggy Stickney serves the session as the Elder of Member Care. She brings to this new call a wealth of experience as a nurse, professor, and perhaps most important to us, Parish Nurse. When we as a congregation have a need, Peggy and the member Care Committee will be there.

Cheryl Leidigh takes on a new role as part of this new session as she leads a committee of individuals focused on the needs of our community and the global mission work that we are called to do. She leads the committee to decide how we use our mission dollars, and when we should ask for special support for a mission effort. Perhaps most important, she coordinates efforts for church mission trips.