Ministerial Updates for January 2018

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 January 2018.

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, James Alexander, AP, Church of the Palms UCC, Sun City, AZ
U, Giuseppe Amato, AP, Cedar Hills UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Melissa Ashmore, P, Embrace United Church of Christ, Richland Hills, TX
OM, Lee Atherton, DT, The United Church of Clinton, Clinton, MA
OM, Cecilia Baxter, CP, Saint Luke’s UCC, Nazareth, PA
OM, Jameson Baxter, CP, Saint Luke’s UCC, Nazareth, PA
U, Bradley Bergin, P, First Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Lowell, WI
U, Bradley Bergin, P, St. Stephen’s UCC, Juneau, WI
OM, Michael Beynon, IN, Shiloh United Church of Christ, York, PA
OM, Gaye Bosley-Mitchell, P, Community Congregational Church, Manitou Springs, CO
OM, Kendall Brown, IN, Saint Andrew’s UCC, Dexter, MI
OM, Joanne Buchanan-Brown, IN, First Congregational UCC, Longmont, CO
OM, Joya Colon-Berezin, CE, Scarsdale Congregational Church UCC, Scarsdale, NY
OM, Michael Cooper, DT, Saint John’s UCC, Owosso, MI
MID, Rachel Cosca, OL, Plymouth UCC, Oakland, CA
U, Walter Coy, DT, Union Evangelical UCC, Hopedale, MA
OM, Jennifer Crow, Y, Cedar Hills UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Anne Cubbage, SP, Broadmoor Community UCC, Colorado Springs, CO
OM, Alan Dailey, IN, First Congregational UCC, Spencerport, NY
U, Thomas Desmond, MM, SouthShore United Church of Christ, Sun City Center, FL
OM, Jeffrey Dodson, SP, First Congregational UCC, Grand Junction, CO
OM, Anne Dunlap, P, United Church of Montbello UCC, Denver, CO
LM, Joanne Ferguson, P, East Side Congregational UCC, Binghamton, NY
MID, Michelle Freeman, P, Saint Peter’s UCC, Saukville, WI
OM, Gregory Garland, CP, United Church of Broomfield, Broomfield, CO
OM, Lisa Goods, SP, Kenwood UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, Adam Hange, SP, First Congregational UCC, Hillsboro, OR
MID, Gina Harvey, AP, Mayflower Congregational UCC, Englewood, CO
U, Clive Heyd, SP, Federated Church of Grass Lake, Grass Lake, MI
OM, Lisa Horst Clark, SP, First Congregational UCC, Bellevue, WA
OM, Thomas Howells, DT, United Church, Wilbraham, MA
OM, Nichole Jackson, P, Trinity Reformed Church of the UCC, Pottstown, PA
DS, Sarah Linn, SP, Creede Community Church UCC, Creede, CO
OM, David Loar, IN, Pilgrim Christian Church, Chardon, OH
OM, Adrian Mclean, IN, Church of the Open Door UCC, Miami, FL
OM, Joseph Medlin, SP, Ho`olokahi Congregational, Captain Cook, HI
OM, Joseph Medlin, SP, Hokuloa United Church of Christ, Puako, HI
LM, Dale Miller, P, Salem Plankroad UCC, Plymouth, WI
LM, Miranda Moeller, CE, First Church of Christ Congregational 1652, Farmington, CT
OM, Vanessa Monroe, P, Bethel Church UCC, Houston, TX
OM, Lynn Morgan, P, St. Matthew’s UCC, Hamburg, NY
OM, Robert Munnis, DT, Congregational UCC, Fremont, CA
OM, Peter Nichols, SP, St. Paul Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Dallas, TX
OM, Tara Olsen Allen, P, Pilgrim United Church of Christ Brentwood/Kingston, Brentwood, NH
MID, Matthew Orendorff, DT, Church of Peace UCC, Glencoe, MN
MID, Matthew Orendorff, SP, Friedens UCC, Norwood Young America, MN
DS, David Pierce, P, Four Corners Community Chapel, Cumberland, RI
OM, Audrey Price, SU, First Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
LM, Jon Propper, CE, First Park UCC, Grand Rapids, MI
OM, Jeanne Randall-Bodman, SP, Kairos-Milwaukie UCC, Milwaukie, OR
OM, Margaret Richardson, OL, First Congregational Church UCC, Anoka, MN
POC, James Ross II, OL, First Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
MID, Virginia Schlegel, P, Saint John’s UCC, Whitehall/Mickley, PA
OM, David Schnaars, DT, Dryland UCC, Nazareth, PA
OM, Henry Schoenfield, IN, First Congregational Church, Stoneham, MA
OM, Bruce Schoup, IN, Congregational Church of Littleton, Littleton, MA
OM, Ruth Shaver, IN, First Church of Christ UCC, North Conway, NH
OM, Emily Snowden, P, Congregational UCC, Arlington Heights, IL
DS, Raymonda Speller, SP, Community Congregational, Montgomery, AL
LM, Robin Stanley, P, Community UCC, Hartsgrove, OH
OM, Kirk Thomas, IN, Salem United Church of Christ, Denver, CO
OM, Larry Treece, P, First Congregational UCC, Lake Mills, WI
POC, Samantha Tuttle, P, Saint James UCC, Lovettsville, VA
POC, Keith Valenzuela, P, Saint Paul’s UCC, Cook, NE
POC, Keith Valenzuela, P, Saint John’s Evangelical Church, Talmage, NE
LM, Nancy Van Fleet, CE, Naples United Church of Christ, Naples, FL
OM, Robert Von Trebra, IN, First Congregational UCC, Loveland, CO
OM, Frank Walford, P, United Church of Christ, Conneaut, OH
DS, Kathleen Waters, IN, Henrietta United Church of Christ, Henrietta, NY
OM, Stephanie Weiner, SP, Bethel United Church of Christ, Evansville, IN
OM, John Wieczorek, IN, Northglenn United Church of Christ, Northglenn, CO

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.