First United Methodist Church
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors.

Committees

NOMINATIONS AND LEADERSHIP REPORT TO THE CHURCH CONFERENCE

2017 (See below for prior years)

CHURCH COUNCIL

Chairperson – Lay Leader –Melissa Flanders (2015)

Vice-Chair – Staff-Parish Chair-Dennis Hoffman (2016)

Trustees Chair – Mary Jo Lipski (2017)

Secretary – Audrey Green

Treasurer – Tim Scaife

Lay Member to Annual Conference – Sarah Heckert

Activities Chair – Tim Scaife (2014)

Rainbow Road – Mert Hellein (2006)

Nurture, Outreach and Witness Team – Sarah Heckert (2016)

Christian Education Chair – Sue Hankey (2006)

Finance Secretary – Melissa Flanders (2007)

Finance Committee Chair – John Yankasky

At Large- Jim Ternent (2014)

Friday Night Circle—Mary Jo Lipski (2010)

 

STAFF-PARISH RELATIONS (5-9 members—shall not succeed themselves)

Lay Member to Annual Conference – Sarah Heckert Lay Leader – Melissa Flanders 2017 2018 2019

Melissa Flanders Kathy Riffer *Janet McKelvey

Dennis Hoffman *Christine Porter

 

TRUSTEES (3-9 members—may succeed themselves)

Chairperson –

2017 2018 2019

Dan Wolfe *Mary Jo Lipski John Wolfe

Linda Scaife *Herb Coggon

Jim Scaife *Mark Ferguson

TRUSTEE SUB-COMMITTEES

Flood Committee Chair –Tim Scaife (2012) Beautification Committee Chair – Audrey Green (2014)

ENDOWMENT COMMITTEE

Chairperson – Laurie Lemons (2014) Chair of Trustees – Mary Jo Lipski (2017)

Chair of Finance – John Yankasky Pastor – Wade Berkey

2017 2018 2019

Mert Hellein *Carol Wolfe

Kathy Piechowicz *Cindy Volek

 

FINANCE COMMITTEE (at large may be any number or no number)

Chairperson – John Yankasky Lay Member to Annual Conference – Sarah Heckert

Church Council Chair – Brad Hellein Lay Member to Annual Conference Alternate –Melissa Flanders

Trustee Rep. – Lay Leader –Melissa Flanders

Financial Secretary – Melissa Flanders Treasurer – Tim Scaife

Endowment Chair – Laurie Lemons Pastor – Wade Berkey

2017 2018 2019

Scott Hogamier

Keith Williamson

AUDITORS: Melissa Flanders, Karen Scaife, Brenda Beers

 

NOMINATIONS AND LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

(membership is no more than nine—shall not succeed themselves)

Chairperson – Pastor, Wade Berkey Secretary –

Lay Leader – Melissa Flanders

2017 2018 2019

DISTRICT CONFERENCE REPRESENTATIVES -Sarah Heckert

NURTURE, OUTREACH AND WITNESS TEAM

(Care for the spiritual growth and nurture of the congregation. All evangelism and mission outreach, publicity, welcoming ministries)

Chairperson – Sarah Heckert (2016)

Missions –Janet McKelvey (2012) Rainbow Road--Mert Hellein

S.I.F.T. - Sally Felton Hospitality Team – Sandy Scherf (2009)

Shut-ins—Kathy Coleman (2014) Camping --Sally Felton (2011)

Membership Secretary—Audrey Green (2011) Funeral Coordinator-Karen Scaife

Fellowship Team – Kim Yankasky & Brenda Beers Web Site – Bob Schaeffer (2009)

At Large: Merissa Smith (2012) & Karen Scaife (2016)

 

WORSHIP

(Work with Pastor on all planning to make worship special – holidays, special events, summer etc. including music plans.)

Chairperson --

Lay Leader –Melissa Flanders Organist –

Communion Stewards –Pam Coggon (2010) Head Usher – Carol Wolfe

Audio/Visual – John Yankasky Choir Director – Barb Gaughan (2006)

Acolytes – Kelly Hoffman (2011) Nursery – Linda Powell

 

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

(Coordinate all aspects of Christian education in the church)

Chairperson/Sunday School Superintendent – Sue Hankey (2006)

Children Coordinator – Sue Hankey Youth Coordinator –

Vacation Bible School – Patton Scholarship—Carolyn Gallaher (2011)

Sunday School Teachers – Sue Hankey, Jim Ternent, Kelly Hoffman, Melissa Flanders,

Brad Hellein, Audrey Green

At Large Members – Cindy Volek, Mary Jo Lipski

RAINBOW ROAD ADVISORY BOARD

Brenda Beers, Mert Hellein, Kelly Hoffman, Suzanne Hogamier, Janine Muir, Merissa Smith, Becky Zielinski, Pastor

Registrar – Linda Scaife Treasurer – Melissa Flanders (2017)

Ex-Officio Members – Barb Gaughan, Loretta Slease, Cristine Paolino, Kim Yankasky

 

ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE

Chairperson – Tim Scaife (2014)

Sally & Tony Krozely, June Pollard, Tim & Linda Scaife, Joe Bowser, Dan Wolfe, Glenn Krozely, Terri Crouse, Jim Ternent, Lynn Toth

 

ART SHOW COMMITTEE

Chairperson – Melissa Flanders

Penny Ashley, Sally Felton, Audrey Green, Sue Hankey, Laurie Lemons, Janet McKelvey, June Pollard, Linda Scaife, Lynn Toth, Kim Yankasky

 

 

CHURCH HISTORIAN (On Church Council?

Joe Bowser

 

COMMUNION STEWARDS—Pam Coggon (2010)

Pam Coggon, Sally Felton, Melissa Flanders, Karen Scaife, Carol Thomas

 

FLOOD CONTROL COMMITTEE

Chairperson – Tim Scaife

Wade Berkey, Rob Hankey, Joe Heckert, Valerie Kachur, Tony Krozely, Bob Schaeffer, Tom Stitt

 

PATTON SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

Kim Yankasky, Janet McKelvey, Carolyn Gallaher, Pastor

 

FELLOWSHIP TEAM

Kim Yankasky, Barb Gaughan, Audrey Green, Mert Hellein, Brenda Beers, Valerie Kachur

 

CARING FRIENDS MEMBERS

Kathy Coleman, Bonnie Ferguson, Mary Jane Luke, Janet McKelvey, Chris Porter, Kathy Riffer,

 

CHURCH PHOTOGRAPHER--

 

LIBRARIAN—Carol Wolfe (2011)

 

  

* indicates new member for the current year.

 

Prior Year Committee lists
2016 Committees