Interested in learning who is on our council? All council members, along with descriptions of their respective positions, are shown below. Our council members are always happy to hear from you and to answer questions, so we have also included their email addresses so that you can get in touch with them directly.
Vice President/President Elect
Presides at all meetings of the congregation and the Council in the absence of the President and is responsible for the Nominating and Vibrant Stewardship Committees.
Manages the funds and accounts of the congregation and, when requested by the Council, periodic accounting of all income and disbursements of the congregation, preparation of monthly financial reports for the Council, and preparation of an annual report for submission to the congregation at its annual meeting.
Records the minutes, preserves documents of all meetings of the congregation and Council, updates the Constitution and bylaws and preserves the archives of the congregation.
Mission Leader for Acting in the World
Organizes external activities (in concert with council members and pastoral staff) designed to increase the congregation’s focus on charity and justice in Dakota County and the world.
Member at Large
Acts as a conduit for information between the Council and the membership. Engages in activities to create greater awareness and transparency between the congregation and Council and is responsible for the Audit Committee.
Preaches the Word, administers sacraments, conducts public worship, provides pastoral care, calls for justice for the poor and oppressed, offers instructions, confirms, marries, visits the sick and distressed, buries the dead, and supervises organizations including the Council.