Presbytery of Cincinnati

Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) in southeastern Indiana, northern Kentucky, and southwestern Ohio

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Officers

Mary Ann Jacobs (vice moderator, Presbytery of Cincinnati)

 

The Rev. Lisa Stenner

pastor, Union

Moderator (one-year term, elected by the presbytery)

  • helps plan the docket for presbytery meetings and presides at those meetings
  • approves the dates and appoints commissions for ordinations and installations, as well as other commissions established by the presbytery
  • serves and works with Presbytery Council
  • works closely with the other elected officers and staff to further the vision and mission of the presbytery

 

Elder Robert "Bob" Young

ruling elder, Blue Ash

Vice Moderator (one-year term, elected by the presbytery)

  • presides at presbytery meetings at the moderator's request
  • serves and works with Presbytery Council
  • convenes team that plans worship at presbytery meetings

 

Elder Mary Ann Jacobs

ruling elder, St. John's Westminster

Council Chairperson (one-year term, immediate past moderator)

  • moderates monthly Council meetings

Council responsibilities include

  • implementing initiatives (including Transformation 2.0)
  • endorsing and funding local mission
  • preparing the Presbytery budget
  • nominating members of the Nominating Committee

 

Stated Clerk (three-year term, eligible for re-election)

While the presbytery searches for its next stated clerk, duties and responsibilities are being carried out by

 

Interim Stated Clerk Erwin Goedicke (pastor, North)

  • responsibilities concerning presbytery records

Interim Associate Stated Clerk Nancy Kahaian (general presbyter)

  • responsibilities concerning the Rules of Discipline and ecclesiastical law

Interim Parliamentarian Becky Lindsay (Community of Faith)

  • duties of parliamentarian during presbytery meetings

 

 

Elder Couper Gardiner

member, Knox

Treasurer (three-year term, eligible for re-election)

  • serves as treasurer of the presbytery and its corporation
  • works with presbytery business manager on financial matters
  • member of the Board of Trustees and Presbytery Council

 

 

Presbytery of Cincinnati, 1323 Myrtle Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206

phone: 513-221-4850   fax: 513-221-6601

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