Governing Body, Planning Teams, Ministry Circles

Ministry Teams: Leaders and Members
Planning Team Leaders (together with President and Secretary) comprise the Governing Body. Planning Teams Members are recruited by Team Leaders (members of the Governing Body) and meet (at least) quarterly for planning.

President – Debbie Gregg

Vice President – Suzan Pierroutsakos

Secretary – Cindi Myers

Facilities – Patty Pelikan
Members: Wil Oberkrom, Wynn Miller, Scott Guerrero, Jen Einspahr

Finance – Ben Allen
Members:  Bob Hill, Ted Loucks, Nancy McDonald

Worship – Jim McKee
Members – Bob Karr, Kevin Prange, Darcy Swanson, Sue Ulmer

Community – Nancy Wamser
Members: Cindi Myers, Jean Karr, Jane Herz, Susan Morgan

Learning – Judy Connolly
Members: Laurel Koepf Taylor, Debbie Gregg, Carla Grundy, Melissa Hattman, Sarah Webster,

Servant –  Bob Karr
Members: Peg Kachulis, Ann McKee, Pat Allen, Jenn German, Sandy Bowe, Ben Gildehaus

People – Jeff Davis
Members: Melissa Hattman, , Lynn Loudermilk

Administration – open

Welcoming – Jeff Davis

Ministry Circles
Ministry Circles may be initiated by the person listed, by the related Team Leader, or by a Staff Member. Circles typically have a lead contact and may be an ongoing circles or be a single event circle. Although Circles are in relationship with Teams, they are usually independent. Circles form (and finish) continuously.

Facilities Circles

  • Facilities Master Plan – Gary Boehnke
  • Garden Circles – Ray Mulligan, Sandy Bowe & Nanette Ford
  • Kitchen Circle – Nancy Reiter

Finance Circles

  • Audit Circle – Scott Guerrero
  • Stewardship – Ken Ulmer & Ted Loucks
  • Money Counters – Danica Johnson
  • Special Gifts – Paul Kachulis

Worship Circles

  • Altar Care and Flowers – Vickie Miller
  • Hanging of Greens – Geno and Lola Contestabile
  • Usher Coordinator – Sandy Bowe
  • Chancel Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Children’s Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Youth Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Handchimes – Darcy Swanson
  • Folk Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Name Tags – office
  • Welcome Table – office
  • Liturgist Coordinator- Sarah Webster

Community Circles

  • Circles of Care (meals) – Dee Ban
  • Circle of Healing – Sue Ulmer
  • Coffee Fellowship – Jenny Davis
  • Peace UCC Moms’ Group – Dee Ban
  • Men’s Fellowship Breakfast – open
  • Prayer Quilts – Gail Saxton
  • Welcome Circle – Al Schon

Learning Circles

  • Adult Learning-Wendy Bruner
  • Crib Room – Alicia Siddiqui
  • Youth Group-Darcy Swanson
  • Our Whole Lives (OWL)-Elizabeth Schlaeger & Brad Schnell
  • Confirmation-Amy O’Brien
  • Sprouts of Peace- Al Schon
  • Learning/Worship- Debbie Gregg

Servant Circles

  • Sandwich Ministry – Dee Ban & Gretchen Loudermilk
  • Valentine/Bake Sale – Gail Saxton
  • Neighborhood Houses – Marge Engelsdorfer
  • Yellow Bag Ministry – Gretchen Loudermilk
  • Prophetic Justice – Bob Karr
  • CROP Walk – Laurel Hayes
  • Fishers-

People Circles

  • Safe Church – called together as needed
  • In-Care Seminary Students – Mickey Clarke
  • Nominating – in process