Ministerial Updates for February 2021

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC’s information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in February 2021.

CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
LMS: Lay Ministerial Standing
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education

U, James Aarona, P, Nahiku Hawaiian Church, Haiku, HI
U, James Aarona, SP, Kaulanapueo Congregational UCC, Huelo, HI
OM, Jennifer Amy-Dressler, P, First Congregational UCC DBA Open Table UCC, Ottawa, IL
U, Genevieve Beatty, Y, Hancock United Church of Christ, Lexington, MA
U, Diana Bell-Kerr, P, First Congregational UCC Santa Rosa, Santa Rosa, CA
U, Theresa Bowen, AP, Park Hill Congregational UCC, Denver, CO
U, Elizabeth Brame, OL, Evangelical UCC, Godfrey, IL
OM, Stephen Broache, P, Saint Jacob’s UCC, Leetonia, OH
OM, Lacey Brown, SP, Community UCC, Raleigh, NC
OM, Andrew Burr, IN, North Congregational UCC, Middleborough, MA
LM, Alvira Cacabelos, P, Laupahoehoe Congregational Church, Laupahoehoe, HI
OM, Barbara Callaghan, SP, Hancock United Church of Christ, Lexington, MA
U, Randolph Calvo, P, First Congregational Church of Sunderland, Sunderland, MA
U, Mike Cooper, P, United Church of Primghar, Primghar, IA
LM, Sheryl Crow, CP, Kingsbury Community UCC, Vernal, UT
OM, Emily Culp Ashby, AP, Saint Paul’s Community Church, Cleveland, OH
OM, Susan D’heedene, P, Saint Jacob’s UCC, York New Salem, PA
LM, Bonnie Dollen, SU, Minden United Church of Christ, Minden, IA
OM, Lisa Eleck, P, Olivet Congregational Church UCC, Bridgeport, CT
OM, Eric Elnes, SP, First Congregational UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Susan Emmons, SU, Zion United Church of Christ, York, PA
OM, David Felton, IN, The First Church in Jaffrey UCC, Jaffrey, NH
DS, Robert Fread, P, Union Congregational UCC, Reinbeck, IA
OM, Steve Garcia, AP, First Congregational UCC, Memphis, TN
OM, Carole Green, OL, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Andrew Greenhaw, CP, Congregational Church UCC, Rochester, MN
OM, June Grubb, AP, First Reformed UCC, Lexington, NC
OM, Victoria Hampton, IN, Saint Lucas UCC, Saint Louis, MO
U, Tracey Harris, OL, Saint John United Church of Christ, Manchester, MO
LMS, Dwight Hazard, SP, Burtons Grove Christian UCC, Wakefield, VA
OM, Ashley Hiestand, P, Mt. Hollywood Congregational UCC, Los Angeles, CA
OM, Rebecca Johnston, IN, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Burlington, WI
U, Jerrold Jones, SU, All Faiths UCC, Ridge Manor, FL
U, Kathryn Kibbie-Laird, AP, Congregational Church of New Canaan, New Canaan, CT
OM, Daniel Krueger, P, Trinity UCC, Brookfield, WI
OM, M. Scott Landis, IN, Keawalai Congregational Church UCC, Makena, HI
OM, Elizabeth LeSueur, AP, Coral Gables Congregational UCC, Coral Gables, FL
OM, Helen Lockwood, P, First Parish Church United, Westford, MA
OM, Gordon Marchant, SP, Pearl City Community Church UCC, Pearl City, HI
U, Todd McGraw, CE, Congregational UCC, Saint Charles, IL
U, Sherwood McKay, IN, Powder River Congregational UCC, Broadus, MT
OM, Elaine Miller, IN, United Church of Christ of Beresford, Beresford, SD
OM, Elaine Miller, IN, United Church of Christ, Centerville, SD
U, Rick Mixon, IN, Fairview Community Church, Costa Mesa, CA
OM, Robert Molsberry, P, St Paul’s United Church of Christ, Donnellson, IA
OM, Michael Mulberry, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Jackson, MI
LM, Craig Munnell, P, Trinity UCC, Lewistown, PA
OM, Norman Pavey, AP, Countryside Community Church UCC, Omaha, NE
U, Dorothy Peck, MM, Waitsfield United Church of Christ, Inc., Waitsfield, VT
OM, Joseph Perdue, SP, First Congregational Church, Branford, Branford, CT
OM, Jessica Petersen-Mutai, P, First United Church, Bloomington, IN
OM, MaryAnn Purtill, P, Columbia Congregational Church UCC, Columbia, CT
LM, Jane Ramos, P, Sherburne United Church of Christ, Killington, VT
OM, Eleanor Richardson, IN, First Congregational UCC, Somerville, MA
U, Tim Sandifer, CE, Evangelical UCC, Godfrey, IL
LMS, Susan Schmidt, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Harrisburg, PA
OM, John Silea, SU, Femme Osage UCC, Augusta, MO
OM, Rochelle Stackhouse, DT, Buckingham Congregational UCC, Glastonbury, CT
OM, Deborah Stinton, P, United Church of Christ, West Liberty, OH
U, Penny Swartz, AP, The Peoples Church of East Lansing, East Lansing, MI
OM, Jesse Tanner, SP, First Congregational UCC, Elgin, IL
OM, Jessica Townsley, SU, Mount Tabor UCC, Rocky Ridge, MD
LMS, David Tue, P, First Congregational UCC of Malone, Malone, NY
OM, Susan Valiquette, P, First Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
LM, Pamela Wannie, AP, South Congregational Church of Barnstable UCC, Centerville, MA
OM, Chontell Washington, DT, First Congregational UCC, West Springfield, MA
MS, Katharine West, P, Saint John’s United Church of Christ, Council Bluffs, IA
U, Elisabeth Williams, CP, United Christian Parish, Reston, VA
OM, Matthew Wolf, P, St. Paul’s UCC of Monee, Monee, IL
OM, Paige Wolfanger, P, Congregational UCC, Batavia, IL
OM, Kay Young, P, Immanuel UCC, Bromley, KY

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.