D i r e c t o r y

The directory is a compilation of project summaries from the 49 grant recipient organizations for this initiative. It includes the activities, MEF, approaches, resources discovered and resources created. The directory was created in 2022 and first distributed at the November 2022 Team Leadership Gathering. 

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Program Directors

African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church

   Rev. Julius Walls, Jr., [email protected] 

AMEC Department of Retirement Services

   Dr. James F. Miller, [email protected] 

American Baptist Home Mission Societies

   Jennifer L. Sanborn, [email protected] 

Archdiocese of Chicago

   Paul Goetz, [email protected] 

Archdiocese of Indianapolis

   James Maslar, [email protected] 

Archdiocese of Louisville

   Dr. Brian Reynolds, [email protected] 

The Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

   Ruth Adams, [email protected] 

Catholic Extension

   Joseph Boland, [email protected] 

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Indiana

   Sarah Riester, [email protected] 
   Rev. Rick Spleth, [email protected]

The Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Inc.

   Bishop Teresa Jefferson-Snorton
   [email protected] 

Christian Reformed Church in North America

   Theona Cooke, [email protected] 
   Jeffrey Bolt, [email protected] 

Christianity Today

   Aaron Hill, [email protected] 
   Todd Watermann, [email protected] 

Church of God Ministries, Inc.

   Rev. Dr. Joseph Cookston, [email protected] 

Church of God, Cleveland, TN

   Michael Reynolds, [email protected] 

Church of the Nazarene

   Rev. Bonnie Beam, [email protected] 

Cooperative Baptist Fellowship

   Jim Morrison, [email protected] 

Dakotas-Minnesota Area of the UMC

   Diane Owen, [email protected] 

Diocese of Lafayette-in-Indiana

   Sandra Patel, [email protected] 

Episcopal Church Foundation

   Kate Adams, [email protected] 

Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability

   Dr. Warren Bird, [email protected] 
   Michael Martin, [email protected] 

Evangelical Covenant Church

   Marti Burger, [email protected] 

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

   Dr. Adam DeHoek, [email protected] 

Everence Foundation

   Madalyn Metzger, MBA, [email protected] 

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary

   Dr. Brent Waters, [email protected] 
   Rev. Katye Chambers, [email protected] 

General Council of the Assemblies of God

   Rollie Dimos, [email protected] 

Geneva Benefits Group

   Rev. Jonathan Medlock, [email protected] 

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese

   Fr. Constantine L. Sitaras, [email protected] 

Lake Institute on Faith & Giving

   David P. King, PhD, [email protected] 

Leadership Roundtable

   Michael Brough, [email protected] 

Missouri United Methodist Foundation

   Rev. Mark Struckhoff, [email protected] 

MMBB Financial Services

   Ania Norori, MBA, ChFC®, [email protected] 

National Association of Evangelicals

   Brian Kluth, [email protected]

New Jersey Synod ELCA

   Rev. Frederick Becker, [email protected]

North Carolina Lutheran Synod

   Pastor John W. Mocko, [email protected] 

North Park University, The School of Business and Nonprofit Management

   Timothy O'Brien, PhD, [email protected] 

The Pension Boards- United Church of Christ

   Joaquín A. Labour-Acosta, [email protected] 
   Randy Garrett, [email protected] 

Pension Fund of the Christian Church

   Julie Richardson, [email protected] 

Pentecostal Churches of the Apostolic Faith International

   Terry Morris, [email protected] 
   Aaron Porter, [email protected] 

Presbyterian Foundation

   Rev. Dr. David Loleng,
   [email protected] 

Reformed Church in America

   Rev. Billy Norden, [email protected] 

Rocky Mountain Synod ELCA

   Rev. Michael Tassler, [email protected] 

Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference, Inc.

   Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith, [email protected] 
   Iva Carruthers, [email protected] 

Southwestern Minnesota Synod, ELCA

   Pr. Andy Hermodson-Olsen, [email protected] 

St. Joseph’s Society of the Sacred Heart

   Bishop John Ricard, [email protected] 
   Liz Williams, [email protected] 

Texas Baptists

   Dr. Dowell Loftis, [email protected] 
   Tammy Tervooren, [email protected] 

Villanova University Center for Church Management

   Matthew F. Manion, [email protected] 
   Chesley Turner, [email protected] 

Vineyard USA

   Danielle Pathak, [email protected] 
   Christina Lowery, [email protected] 

The Wesleyan Church

   Rev. Johanna Rugh, [email protected] 
   Dr. Mark Rennaker, [email protected] 

Wespath Benefits and Investments

   Dale Jones, [email protected] 
   Bonnie Marden, [email protected] 

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