Ministerial Updates for February 2022

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 2022.

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

OM, Catherine Allard, IN, Smyrna UCC, Canby, OR
OM, Deana Armstrong, SP, First Congregational UCC, Craig, CO
OM, Emelia Attridge, P, First Congregational UCC, Reading, MA
OM, John Barnette, P, Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Port Charlotte, FL
OM, William Bartholomew, IN, United Church of Christ in Bayberry, Liverpool, NY
OM, Sara Bartlett, DT, Second Congregational, Norway, ME
OM, Kelvin Belle, SP, Red Hill UCC, Clayton, NC
OM, Laura Biddle, DT, Brookside Congregational Church UCC, Manchester, NH
OM, Kurt Blaufuss, IN, Saint Peter’s UCC, Washington, MO
OM, Bryan Breault, P, State Street Congregational UCC, Portland, ME
DS, Kelle Brown, SP, Prospect (Congregational) UCC, Seattle, WA
U, Gina Bullock, OL, Congregational Church UCC, Mercer Island, WA
U, Kali Christensen, P, Peace United Church, Long Prairie, MN
U, Kim Christman, IN, Circle of Mercy, Asheville, NC
OM, Jennifer Crow, DT, Hillsdale Community Church UCC, Portland, OR
U, Paul Cummings, AP, Corinth Reformed Church UCC, Hickory, NC
U, Paul Cummings, Y, Corinth Reformed Church UCC, Hickory, NC
OM, Samuel Dexter, SU, Milton Congregational UCC, Litchfield, CT
LMS, Larry Dieffenbach, IN, Little Home Church By the Wayside UCC, Wayne, IL
OM, Ryan Downing, P, Faith United Church of Christ, Iowa City, IA
OM, Thomas Dunkle, P, Zion Reformed UCC, Chambersburg, PA
LMS, Wesley Ellis, SP, First Congregational of Ramona UCC, Ramona, CA
OM, Mallory Everhart, CP, Vista Grande Community UCC, Colorado Springs, CO
U, David Fitzgerald, P, Saint John UCC, Florence, MO
OM, John Folk, P, Saint Paul’s UCC, Fleetwood, PA
OM, Laura Friedman, P, First Church UCC, Templeton, MA
OM, Alfred Gagnon, P, First Congregational Church, Kennebunkport, ME
U, Susan Garofalo, P, The United Church of Winchester UCC, Winchester, NH
LM, Julia Gaughan, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Alma, KS
U, Stephen Gentle, IN, Shalom UCC, Richland, Richland, WA
U, Missy Harris, CP, Circle of Mercy, Asheville, NC
OM, Christopher Hayward, P, Bethany UCC, Baxter, IA
OM, Gwendolyn Hill, SU, Hokuloa United Church of Christ, Puako, HI
OM, Mary Hoadley, P, Brownington Village Congregational, UCC, Brownington Village, VT
OM, Peter Ilgenfritz, P, The United Parish in Brookline, Brookline, MA
OM, Janice Johnson, P, Bethel Memorial UCC, Creve Coeur, IL
OM, Judy Jones, IN, Peace Memorial UCC, Palos Park, IL
LMS, Edd Kostelnik, P, Faith Family United Church of Christ, Brandon, FL
DS, Forrest Krummel, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Pekin, IL
LM, Marisa (Risa) La Fountain, Y, Congregational Church of Austin UCC, Austin, TX
LM, Karen Landry, DT, Deering Community Church UCC, Deering, NH
U, Wendy Linares, OL, Second Congregational UCC, Beverly, MA
U, Reginald Longcrier, SP, Exodus Missionary Outreach United Church of Christ, Hickory, NC
OM, Aubra Love, IN, The United Church of Christ of Annapolis, Edgewater, MD
LMS, Terry Luteri, P, First Trinity UCC, Youngwood, PA
OM, Cindy Maddox, SP, First United Church of Christ, Northfield, MN
OM, Jeremy Mann, P, Saint John’s UCC, Bluffton, OH
LMS, Chancey Martinez Colon, P, Spring Hill UCC, Spring Hill, FL
OM, Jennifer McCleery, AP, Avon Congregational Church, Avon, CT
OM, Alan McNamara, IN, First Congregational UCC DeKalb, De Kalb, IL
OM, Caroline Meyers, P, First Congregational Church, Kalamazoo, MI
OM, James Mitulski, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Duluth, MN
OM, Michael Mulberry, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Saint Joseph, MI
OM, Susan Murtha, IN, The First Church of Christ, Woodbridge, Woodbridge, CT
OM, Paul Nesbit, P, First Congregational Church, Westfield, MA
OM, Paul Nesbit, P, Southwick Congregational Church, Southwick, MA
OM, Janet Parker, IN, Smyrna UCC, Canby, OR
OM, Sharon Rankin, DT, Windham Hill United Church of Christ, Windham, ME
LMS, Derek Roe, IN, Trinity UCC, Lamar, IN
LMS, Derek Roe, IN, Saint Peter’s UCC, Lamar, IN
MS, Deborah Saxe, SU, Community Church of Chesterland UCC, Chesterland, OH
OM, Micah Schlobohm, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Stevens Point, WI
OM, S. Sencabaugh, P, Second Congregational UCC, Attleboro, MA
DS, Benjamin Sheets, P, Lanai Union UCC, Lanai City, HI
OM, Jessica Shine, AP, First Congregational UCC, Eugene, OR
MS, Shannon Smith, CP, Congregational Church UCC, Rochester, MN
OM, Susan Smith, AP, Exodus Missionary Outreach United Church of Christ, Hickory, NC
OM, William Sowers, SP, Saint Matthew’s Reformed, Maiden, NC
OM, Stephen Stark, P, Zion United Church of Christ, New Baden, IL
U, Peter Strobel, OL, Peace Christian Church UCC, Kansas City, MO
OM, John Terry, IN, South Congregational Church of Barnstable UCC, Centerville, MA
OM, Paul Van Antwerp, P, First Congregational UCC, Mountain Home, ID
OM, Lori Walke, SP, Mayflower Congregational Church, Oklahoma City, OK
OM, Robert Wang, IN, First Congregational UCC, Rockton, IL
OM, Charles Wei, P, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Helena, MT
OM, Todd Weir, P, The Congregational Church of Boothbay Harbor, Boothbay Harbor, ME
OM, Anthony Weisman, SP, The First Congregational Church of Darien UCC, Darien, CT
OM, John Westermeyer, SU, Saint Paul UCC, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Christine Wilke, IN, Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Waukesha, WI
OM, Jane Willan, SP, First Church of Christ Congregational in West Hartford, UCC, West Hartford, CT
MS, William Wright, P, The Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Granby, MA
OM, Ross Wyman, IN, First Congregational UCC, Wyoming, IL

The Center for Analytics, Research & Development, and Data (CARDD) 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.