The Standing Committee

The twelve members of the Standing Committee are elected by the congregation.  Each member is elected for a three year term.  Terms are staggered, with four members elected each year.  

In addition to the twelve elected members, there is one ex-officio member, the Treasurer of the Society.  Other regularly invited attendees are the Senior Minister, the Consulting Minister, the Director of Operations, and the Chairperson of the Trustees. 

The Standing Committee is the governing body of the church.  It sets the policies and oversees the operations of the church, including worship and outreach.  

The Current Members (2021-22) are:

Fern Beck, Chair
Nancy Atwood
Margaret Kating
Lew Gaffen
JoAnn Kwass
Mary Ellen Normen
Carol Reiman
Helen Reiss
David Reno
Robert Winkley
Daniel Willig

See more information about our many committees here!