Board of Deacons

Senior Deacons

Sallie and Hans Klemm
Serving a term of at least two and not more than three years, the Senior Deacon will coordinate the work of the Board of Deacons, facilitate all Board of Deacons meetings and report to the Annual Meetings of the Church. He/she will display leadership within the congregation in seeing that the spiritual life of the Church is vibrant and will listen to the needs of the congregation.

Deacon of Worship Life
Betsy Garrett and Laura Pollica
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Worship Life will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of liturgy and liturgical seasons, music ministry and the sacraments.

Deacon of Spiritual Care
Ginny Altmann and Becky Foth
Serving a term of one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Spiritual Care will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of visitation, visitor follow-up and new member assimilation.

Deacon of Christian Education
Sherri Towle-Jackson and Lisa Warner
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Christian Education will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of Sunday School, Nursery, Youth Ministry, Confirmation and Adult Education.

Deacon of Fellowship
Donna and Ron Miner
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Fellowship will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of social gatherings for church members and friends.

Deacon of Youth Ministry
Nancy Brincheiro and Catherine Dhingra
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Youth Ministry will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of Youth and Young Adult Ministries.

Deacon of Christian Mission
Kris Carbonneau and Barbara Krol-Sinclair
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Christian Mission will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of Mission and Outreach.

Deacon of Facility Ministry
John Buser and Gary Lamothe
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Facility Ministry will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of building maintenance, grounds upkeep and community use of the facility.

Deacon of Finance Ministry
Rob Durant and Nyal Fuentes
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Finance Ministry will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the area of development, maintenance and implementation of the Annual Budget approved by the congregation. He/she will also be concerned with recruiting and leadership in the areas of Invested Funds and Endowments. Special attention is to be given to designing an Annual Pledge Campaign and cultivating an atmosphere of generous financial contributions and planned giving.

Deacon of HR and Congregational Records
Becky Fuentes and Sarah Fitzpatrick
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of HR and Congregational Records will provide leadership and call forth gifts in the areas of ministerial support, paid staff support and contractual updates, mediation as necessary and securing professional development opportunities.

Deacon of Tenant Relations
Ann Campbell and Amber Orton
The Deacon of Tenant Relations will be the liaison between the church boards and the many varied groups and organizations in the community who utilize the building.

Deacon of Community Relations
Tom Foth
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Deacon of Community Relations will elevate the church’s profile in the wider community through intentional promotion of the church and its events.

Youth Deacon at Large
Jordan Towle-Jackson
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Youth Deacon-At-Large will provide a voice in our Church governance structure so that the youth of our church can be heard. The Youth Deacon-At-Large will attend the bi annual, joint meetings of the Board of Deacons and the Board of Trustees.

Elder Deacon at Large
Phyllis Lanni
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the Elder Deacon-At-Large will provide a voice in our Church Governance structure so that the senior members of our Church can be heard. The Elder Deacon-At-Large will attend the bi-annual, joint meetings of the Board of Deacons and the Board of Trustees.

New Member Deacon at Large
Sally Ann Watt
Serving a term of at least one and not more than three years, the New Member Deacon-At-Large will provide a voice in our Church Governance structure so that the newer members of our Church can be heard. The New Member Deacon-At-Large will attend the bi-annual, joint meetings of the Board of Deacons and the Board of Trustees.