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About Governance and Leadership Teams

EXECUTIVE OF NAKONHA:KA REGIONAL COUNCIL RoundLogo-Nakonhaka

  • Rev. Linda Buchanan (President/Chair)
  • Rev. David Lambie (Past Chair)
  • Robert Patton (Right Relations)
  • Rev. Dr. Samuel V. Dansokho (New Ministry Development, Support and Visioning)
  • Patricia Lisson DM (Justice and Community Ministries)
  • Rev. Darryl Macdonald (Pastoral Relations)
  • Georgia Barratt-Lamey (Youth and Family Ministries)
  • Rev. Barbara Bryce (Granting and Enabling)
  • Paul Stanfield (Treasurer)
  • Fred Braman (Property and Finance)
  • Rev. Marie-Claude Manga (La Table des ministères en français)
  • Rev. Pierre Goldberger (Member at Large)
  • Rev. Joelle Leduc (Member at Large)
  • Rick Sheffer (Member at Large)
  • Marc Grenon (Member at Large)

Non-voting (corresponding) members of executive

  • Peter Bisset (Finance and Extension Board)
  • Rev. Tami Spires (Regional Gathering Coordinator)
  • Joel Miller (Recording Secretary, Program Assistant to Executive Minister – staff)
  • Sabrina DiStefano (Pastoral Relations – staff)
  • Other staff members as needed

LEADERSHIP TEAMS

Granting and Enabling
  • Rev. David Clinker
  • Rev. Shaun Fryday
  • Renate Sutherland
  • Elva Crawford
  • L.E. Moir
  • Fred Braman
  • Rev. Mark Hammond (vice chair)
  • Rev. Mher Khatchikian
  • Rev. Barbara Bryce (chair)
  • Rick Sheffer
  • Rev. Darla Sloan
  • Peter Bisset
  • Rev. Heather McClure
Justice and Community Ministry
  • Patricia Lisson DM
  • Rev. Paula Kline
  • Lisa Byer-de Wever
  • Sabrina Heffernan
  • Denis Ashby
  • Rev. Pierre Goldberger
  • Guy-Lin Beaudoin
Ministry and Worship Development
  • Rev. Dr. Samuel V. Dansokho
  • Rev. Marie-Claude Manga
  • Rev. Cathy Hamilton
  • Matthieu Sévigny
Pastoral Relations
  • Rev. Janet Bisset
  • Rev. Darryl MacDonald
  • Rev. Jennifer Mountain
  • Rev. David Lambie
  • Rev. Birgit Neuschild
  • Rev. Mher Katchikian
Planning Regional Gatherings
  • Rev. Tami Spires (chair)
  • Rev. Joelle Leduc
  • Shanna Bernier (staff)
  • Shirley Stark
  • Valerie Nickson
  • Judy Coffin (staff)
Property and Finance
  • Fred Braman (chair)
  • Jim Vanstone
  • Paul Stanfield
  • Peter Mundie
  • Rick Sheffer
  • Rev. David Clinker
  • Dave McCormack
  • Peter Bisset
  • Stéphane Godbout
  • Rev. Bill Jay
Nominations
  • Rev. Dave Lambie
  • Rev. Tami Spires
Youth and Family Ministry
  • Rev. Joelle Leduc
  • Rev. Dr. Alyson Huntly
  • Natalya Scott-Sandy
  • Rev. Linda Buchanan
  • Shanna Bernier (staff)
  • Rev. Tami Spires
  • Georgia Barratt-Lamey (chair)
  • Gary Tompkins
  • Jillian Lalonde
  • Tamara Mckenzie

NETWORKS / SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS

 

Archives
  • Beverly Anderson-Levine (staff)
  • Shirley Cartmill
  • Tessa Ann Griffin
Environment / Nakonha:ka Green Team
  • Rev. Georgia Copland
  • Rev. Lee Ann Hogle
  • Aaron Miechkota
  • Lorraine Pitre
  • Natacha Sanson
  • Rev. David Fines
Finance and Extension

TBD

Food Ministry
  • Ivylin Scott
Licensed Lay Worship Leaders
  • Rev. Lee Ann Hogle
  • Rev. Birgit Neuschild
  • Charlotte Griffith
  • Virginia Wallace
  • Valerie Nickson
  • Norm Haslam
  • Carolyn Linde
  • Shirley Knutson
  • Allan Marshall
  • Matthieu Sévigny
Living Into Right Relations

Mandate TBD

Members:

  • Rev. Read Sherman
  • Lisa Byer-de Wever
  • Grace Cawley
  • Rev. Dr. Samuel V. Dansokho
  • Natacha Sanson
  • Andrea Nugent
  • Robert Patton
  • Sabrina Heffernan
  • Rev. Pierre Goldberger (corresponding member)
  • Aaron Miechkota

Join our Facebook Group: Living Into Right Relations – Conseil régional Nakonha:ka Regional Council 

Loss and Living Exploration
  • Rev. Ian Smith
  • Lorane Mckenzie
  • Bruce Houghton
  • Beverly Clark
  • Judy Coffin (staff)
Remote Communications
  • Paul Stanfield
  • Peter Mundie
  • Rev. Lee Ann Hogle
  • Judy Bachelder
  • Rev. Kent Chown
  • Andrew Schurman
  • Rev. Mark Hammond
Strategic Communications / Translation
  • Judy Coffin (staff)
  • Rev. Joelle Leduc
  • Marc Grenon
  • Rev. Denis Fortin
  • Rev. Darla Sloan
United Church Women
  • Valerie Nickson
  • Pat Hurley
  • Shirley Stark
  • Janice Knowles
  • Linda Hoyt
  • Sharon Moore
  • Carolyn Linde
  • Linda Scarriddco
  • Lorane Mckenzie