Synod Council

Synod Council

Between meetings of the Synod Assembly (the highest legislative body of the synod), the Synod Council serves as the board of directors. The Synod Council is made up of voting members from different conferences, as well as four officers: president (the bishop), vice president, secretary and treasurer.

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Bishop Paul Egensteiner
Renee Wicklund, Vice President (2018-2022, 1st)
The Rev. Robert Schoepflin, Secretary (2018-2022, 3rd)
Dr. John Litke, Treasurer (2018-2022, 1st)
Cynthia Corley (2016-2020, 1st)
​The Rev. Chryll Crews (2018-2022, 1st)
The Rev. Jeanine Owens (2016-2020, 2nd)


Leonel Avila (2016-2020, 1st)
Wendy Bean Tannenbaum (2018-2022, 2nd)
Adam Campbell (Youth) (2018-2020, 1st)
S. Dcn. Steven Daniels (2018-2022, 1st)
Dave Ehlers (2018-2022, 1st)
Monica Gabryszewski (2018-2020, 1st)
Hazel R. Goldstein (2018-2020, 1st)
The Rev. Marva Jenkins (2018-2022, 1st)
S. Dcn. Anita Martin Williams (2018-2022, 1st)
S. Dcn. John Ogren (2018-2022, 1st)
The Rev. David Parsons (2018-2022, 1st)
The Rev. Daniel Peter Penumaka (2018-2022, 2nd)
S. Dcn. Denise Rutherford-Gill (2016-2020, 1st)
Thomas Sarget (2018-2019, 1st)
The Rev. Nicole Schwalbe (2016-2020, 1st)
Cecil Spurlock-Shackelton (2018-2022, 1st)
The Rev. Garry Squire (2016-2020, 1st)
Emma Turner (2016-2020, 1st)
Karen Woolley (2016-2020, 2nd)