River Falls United Methodist Church
Monday, September 25, 2017
Reach out in love... partnering with God to create a compassionate and just world.

Lay Leadership for 2017


Church Council

Chairperson                                                                   Linda Henderson
Recording Secretary                                                       Julie Dollahan
Financial Secretary                                                         Susan Colbeth
Membership Secretary                                                    Susan Colbeth
Congregational Representative                                        Laura Ida
Treasurer                                                                      Carl Gaulke
Lay Members to Annual Conference                                 Diane Odeen

                                                                                    Laura Ida

Ministry Team Coordinator                                              Nancy Phernetton

Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries              Kelly Underkofler

Trustees Chairperson/Rep.                                              John Weihing

Staff Parish Relations Chair/Rep.                                     Christine Engel                   

Finance Chair/Representative                                          Kurt Leichtle

Memorial Committee Chair                                              Patti Nelson

United Methodist Women Representative                          Janet Leonard         

Youth/Young Adult member                                             Sam Mangelsen

Pastor                                                                            Rev. Amy DeLong

            Members at Large:
            2017                                2018                              2019 
            Les Webster                 Steve Nelson                 Linda Henderson
            Gary Rohde                  Dave Phernetton            Darlene Arneson

            Mary Baumgartner        Julie Dollahon                Deb Schwisow



Staff Parish Relations Committee Chair: Christine Engel
          2017                             2018                             2019
          Phyllis Albert                Judy Wiff                      Bill Rasmussen
          Lawrence Kasay          Christine Engel             Gary Eloranta

          Dallas Dosdall              Bill Califf                       Robin Murray

Congregational Representative:                                                  

           Lay Member of Annual Conference:  Diane Odeen     
Finance Committee               Chairperson: Kurt Leichtle                                                                   
Congregational Representative                                       Laura Ida

Church Council Chair                                                        Linda Henderson

Staff Parish Relations Comm. Representative               Christine Engel

Trustees Chair                                                                   John Weihing

Treasurer                                                                          Carl Gaulke  

         2017                                       2018                             2019

        Donna Wilcoxson                Mike Thompson           Kurt Leichtle

        Dean Albert                           Pam Deal                     Rose Rudesill
        Ron Zirbel                           Virgil Nylander             Dean Henderson
Board of Trustees                          Chairperson:  John Weihing
2017                              2018                          2019

Grant Hanson               Siri Smith                   Sam Rudesill

 Rudy Schwisow           Dean Arneson            Kathy Hilden
 Andy Rudesill               John Weihing             Bruce Barnes
Committee on Lay Leadership
Staff    Rev. Amy DeLong, Nancy Phernetton
            2017                                       2018                          2019

            Sue Kurtz                              __________             Mary Baumgartner

Ministry Team

Ministry Team Coordinator:                               Nancy Phernetton

Dir. Of Christian Education                                 Kelly Underkofler

Ministry Staff Support:                                       Joan Schneider

Pastor:                                                              Rev. Amy DeLong
Lay Leaders:

Adult Education                                                  Krista Spieler

Nurture                                                             Kelly Underkofler (Children and Youth)

Fellowship                                                          Heidi Mangelsen

Caring                                                               Phyllis Albert

Celebration                                                        Laura Ida                  

Beyond These Walls                                            Brenda Yurs            


Memorial Committee                 Chair:  Patti Nelson
2017                                2018                               2019

Donna Deiss                   Helen Rohde                  Henry Dreistadt

Mary Babler                      Joan Schneider               Patti Nelson

Membership Committee:            Chair: Phyllis Albert

Staff:                                       Joan Schneider

                 2017                                       2018                             2019

            Al Guberud                           Sue Ammerman           Gary Eloranta

           Sue Christopher                    Joan Schneider              Sue Nelson
Scholarship Committee              Co-Chairs:  David Rusterholz & Don Stannard
              2017                                     2018                        2019
            Don Stannard                     Sue Kurtz                 Deb Smith
            David Rusterholz               Brian Kuhl                Sue Christopher

Campus Ministry Board (Journey House) 

Mary Baumgartner, Jeanne Zirbel, Sue Kurtz, Barb deSouza
Wesley Board
Chair: Mark Christopher.    Treasurer:        
Gary Eloranta, Bob Fischer, Bryce Ness