Director of Media
•Editor of the Presbytery’s monthly E-News and E-Marketplace
•Develop and maintain the Presbytery of Los Ranchos website
•Lead Open Space Classes in his areas of expertise
•Collaborate with the Co-Leader for Vision & Mission, Communications Specialist and lead Communications Team in the production of videos, photographs, and published materials, websites, etc.
•Provide administrative leadership for communications
•Consult with leaders of local congregations on their communication needs
•Work with SCT in developing Open Space
•Help develop the Story of Los Ranchos (a narrative of who we are and where we are going, including beliefs, values and strategies) as stewarded by the Generative Catalyst Team and Strategic Coordinating Team
•Produce videos of special events, promos, storytelling, Presbytery Gatherings, Open Space, video contests, etc.
•Coordinate with Bonita Carr on E-NotesThe following are Tom’s objectives for 2015: 1. Continue to develop the E-News and E-Marketplace 2. Website –Maintain the PLR websites and develop a new Los Ranchos Challenge website. 3. Presbytery Gatherings a. Lead or film sessions during Open Spaces b. Coordinate all media during Presbytery Gatherings, including videotaping 4. Produce quarterly Storytelling Videos on mission in PLR that debut at Presbytery Gatherings and are posted on our website. 5. Videotape special PLR events, e.g. the PLR Mission Summit, Annual Pastors Retreat. 6. Produce Promotional videos for PLR special events such as the Underground Preaching Lab 7. Produce videos for Presbyterian video contests where the prize goes to local congregations, e.g. the Santa Barbara Mission Conference Video Contest and future 1001 Worshiping Communities Video Contest.