Authorized Ministerial Updates for December 2015

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 December 2015.

CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
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, Ava Adams-Morris, SU, Zoar United Church of Christ, Waldorf, MN
U, Kacey Alexander, P, Trinity Congregational UCC, Weaverville, CA
LM, Lois Amidon, P, Chatham Congregational, Chatham, NH
OM, Edwin Ayala, IN, First Congregational UCC, Bloomfield, CT
OM, Rachel Beam, P, First Congregational Church of Bethel, Bethel, CT
U, Bradley Bergfalk, SP, First Congregational UCC, Litchfield, CT
LM, Virginia Beyer, P, Tinicum United Church of Christ, Pipersville, PA
OM, James Boodley, IN, United Church of Christ, Honeoye, NY
OM, Virginia Brasher-Cunningham, CP, The First Congregational Church of Guilford, Inc., Guilford, CT
OM, Douglas Clark, IN, Higganum Congregational Church, Higganum, CT
OM, Anne Coffman, DT, Congregational UCC, Wilton, CT
OM, David Conner, CP, Wheat Ridge Congregational Church UCC, Wheat Ridge, CO
OM, Brandon Duran, AP, Central Union Church UCC, Honolulu, HI
U, Mika Falealii, SP, First Samoan Community Congregational UCC, Huntington Beach, CA
LM, Michael Fritz, IN, First Congregational UCC, Glencoe, MN
LM, Clyde Fujikawa, P, Church of the Pacific UCC, Princeville, HI
LM, Vicky Garl, OL, Saint John UCC, Reading, PA
OM, Paul Gibbons, IN, Congregational UCC, Charlestown, NH
OM, Andrew Gilman, DT, First Congregational UCC, Nashua, NH
OM, Jody Guerrera, P, Sharon Congregational Church UCC, Sharon, CT
OM, Daniel Harrell, SP, The Colonial Church of Edina UCC, Edina, MN
OM, Betty Headen, P, Shinnsville UCC, Troutman, NC
OM, Gwen Hurst, CP, Friedens UCC, Seward, NE
LM, Katherine Jackson, Y, Saint Paul UCC, New Bremen, OH
DS, Jeff Jahn, SP, Temple Congregational UCC, Marion, IN
OM, David Kaden, SP, First Congregational UCC, Ithaca, NY
OM, Zoe Kuester, SP, Mizpah United Church of Christ, Hopkins, MN
OM, Colleen Kwong, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Cochrane, WI
LM, David Marshall, OL, Saint Peter’s (Highland) UCC, Evansville, IN
OM, Craig Modahl, IN, Saint Peter’s UCC, Saukville, WI
OM, Mark Montgomery, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Cheshire, CT
OM, Cynthia Mueller, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Anoka, MN
OM, Donna Muise, P, First Congregational Church of Croydon UCC, Croydon, NH
MID, Elliott Munn, AP, First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, West Hartford, CT
MS, Linda Nanninga, IN, Saint Paul’s United Church of Christ German Township, Evansville, IN
CM, Jo Nay, OL, North Congregational UCC, Columbus, OH
OM, Robert Naylor, DT, First Church of Christ Congregational 1652, Farmington, CT
LM, Allen O’Brien, DT, Elk Grove Congregational Church UCC, Elk Grove, CA
OM, Julia Parmenter, AP, Community UCC, Boulder, CO
OM, Suzanne Personette, IN, First Congregational Church of Vernon, Inc, Vernon, CT
CM, Valarie Poole, CE, First Reformed United Church of Christ, Greensburg, PA
MS, David Presley, IN, Trinity UCC, Mount Vernon, IN
MS, Linda Presley, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Evansville, IN
U, Joan Priest, AP, First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, Old Lyme, CT
MID, Ellen Rohan Ball, P, First Congregational UCC, Chelsea, MA
MID, Anthony Romaine, IN, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Staples, MN
OM, Renee Rouse, IN, United Church, Warner, NH
OM, Jane Rowe, DT, South Congregational – First Baptist Church, New Britain, CT
U, Wayne Santos, IN, Community Church of Milton UCC, Milton, NH
OM, Kent Schneider, IN, First Congregational UCC, Farmington, NH
OM, Nada Sellers, DT, First Congregational UCC, Branford, CT
LM, Myra Taylor, P, Galewood Community UCC, Chicago, IL
LM, Pamela Taylor, OL, Friedens UCC, Indianapolis, IN
U, Christine Tomascheski, P, First UCC, Eureka, CA
MID, Helen Tomilson, P, Community Church, Newfields, NH
OM, Robert Vodra, P, Federated Church of Marlborough UCC, Marlborough, NH
LM, Bill Wildey, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, South Bend, IN
OM, Cynthia Willauer, AP, First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, Old Lyme, CT
U, Stephen Youd, SP, Mashpee Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Mashpee, MA

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.