Church Governance

Leadership at First UMC of San Diego

2019-20 Church council Leadership team

Council Chair: Rick Snyder
Vice-Chair: Patti Blakeslee
Lay Leaders: Courtenay Pearson, Lynn Caruso, John Mathison, Laurie Tucker  
Lead Pastor: Rev. Craig Dorval
Council Members: Ryan Reppe, Susan Ladrido, Steve Cordova,  Rick Snyder, Lynette Williamson, Mandy Woods, Bill Joyce, Bill Stephenson, Karl Backus, Simon Mayeski, Jacob Steele, Lindsay Renovales, Darell Netherton, Philip Jeter, Ross Stone, Michael Zimbric

Board of Trustees

Chair: Noble Woods
Staff Assignment:  Amy Kerrigan
Board Members: Lisa Meuser, Paul Richards, Wendy Borja, Lysa Edward, Bob Beedle, Suzanne Stofer, Carol Hartupee, Joanne Jackson
Additional Members, Church Chancellor: Chris Todd
Treasurer: Linda Hawk

Pastor Parish Relations Committee

Chair: Bonnie Schwartz
Lead Pastor: Rev. Craig Dorval
Committee Members:  Shane Balderson, Cary Cox, Ryan Reppe, Dana Hook, Margie Newman, Karen Peter, Becca Vitale

 Finance Committee

Chair: Joe Timmons
Controller/Business Manager: Linda Hawk
Committee Members: Gary Nelson, Gail Lang, Brad Lents, Jean Service, Ed Flom, John Buesing, Brian Murray, Kevin McBryde

 First UMC Foundation

Chair: 
Staff Assignment: Controller/Business Manager Linda Hawk
Foundation Members: Carl Meuser, Cheryl Johnson, Paul Richards, Lysa Edward, Kirk Sheldon, Bob Beedle, Suzanne Stofer, Kathee Christensen, Jim Ferris

Building Committee

Chair: Peter Opsal
Lead Pastor: Rev. Craig Dorval
Other Staff: Controller Business Manager: Linda Hawk, Director of Fascilities: Amy Kerrigan
Committee Members: Lisa Meuser, Jim Kaplan, Philip Matzigkeit, Patrick Hooper, Lori Lentz, Behany Drawa.