Strategic Coordinating Team (SCT)

As its name indicates, the SCT “coordinates” strategies of the presbytery that bubble up from leaders, congregations, and partnerships. It ensures that strategies embody the values of the presbytery

This team has responsibilities for developing and overseeing:

1. Congregational Renewal
2. New Worshiping Communities
3. Racial-Ethnic Ministries
4. Partnerships & Networks
5. Grants

SCT Listening Campaign

Point of Contact: Steve Marsh, TE, Moderator

Meeting Schedule: 6-8 Meetings per Year

Upcoming Meetings:

SCT – Network Team Reports DUE – FR July 5
SCT – Conveners’ Meeting – W July 10, 10 AM-12PM
SCT – Electronic – TH July 18, 12-2 PM

SCT – Network Team Reports DUE – FR August 16
SCT – Conveners’ Meeting – W August 21, 10 AM-12PM
SCT – RETREAT DAY – TH August 29, 10-3 PM 

SCT – Network Team Reports DUE – FR October 11
SCT – Conveners’ Meeting – W October 16, 10 AM-12PM
SCT – Electronic Meeting – TH October 24, 12-2PM

SCT – Network Team Reports DUE – FR December 6
SCT – Conveners’ Meeting – W December 11, 10AM-12PM
SCT – Electronic Meeting – TH December 12, 12-2PM


  • Alison Jenkins, Convener, Christian Formation & Discipleship
  • Ryan Romberg, TE, Convener, Healthy Congregations
  • Jon Moore, TE, Convener, New Worshiping Communities
  • Lynn Stone, TE, Convener, Worldwide Mission & Community Engagement

Steve Marsh, TE, Moderator the year of the term (’20)
Tom Cramer, TE, Staff

Class of 2020
Jonas Hayes, TE
Renette Laase, RE
Steve Marsh, TE
John McKeague, TE
Paul Reeves, TE
Class of 2021
Rob Jacques, RE
Chris Lee, RE
Leticia Morales, RE
Jon Moore, TE
Lori Ruff-Schmalenberger, RE
Susan Thornton, CE
Class of 2022
Gennie Apelian, RE
Chad Blake, RE
Emily Fuentes, RE
Johnson Kinyua, TE
Ude Ohuche, RE

For a complete list of the grants available through the presbytery, synod, and PC(USA), please visit our Resources page under Grants for Ministry, Mission, and Partnerships.