SessionThe Session is the governing body of the congregation and is made up of 19 Elders who serve for a three-year term (Youth Elder only serves a one-year term). Session is responsible for the oversight and direction of the life of the church, and works though committees in areas of personnel supervision, Christian Education, Communications, Communion, Membership, Music, Outreach, etc.
TrusteesKirk in the Hills has a board of 18 Trustees, elected for a three-year term. Trustees have major responsibilities in the areas of budget and finance, endowments and investments, property maintenance and insurance, personnel and legal affairs.
DeaconsThe Board of Deacons is comprised of 30 adult members who serve for a three-year term, and two youth members who serve for a one-year term. Deacons undertake ministries of care and compassion within and beyond the congregation.
More about Kirk Officers
Rev. Dr. Nathaniel D. Phillips, ModeratorRobert Beck, Clerk
Class of 2020Kevin Brinks Helen Campbell Don GuthrieAlan MillerWendy MyersBarbara (Bobi) TallingerRyan Webb
Youth Elders (one-year term) Melanie Costello Anna Bickersteth
Class of 2021Helen CampbellNathan ConwayJane DittusKelley KleinKeith PetersAnita Pinson
Class of 2022 Tom Bustance Bob Heuer Heather Lorincz Ruth Reading Kimberly Shapiro Brian Sliwinski
Suzi Artzberger, PresidentAndrew Clopton, Vice PresidentKirk Effinger, SecretaryJayne Dodge, Treasurer Jayne M. Zellers, Business Manager
Class of 2020Susie ArtzbergerTracee GlabJoan Hanpeter Beth Kerr Phyllis MazureAndy PaulsonLara Witte
Class of 2021Larry BiehlKarin EliasAlana GlassChristy HayPatrice LockwoodFord Meiser
Class of 2022Mike BairdAndrew CloptonKirk EffingerBob EverettScott FileMeg Lentz
Keely Marple, Moderator Jeanne Weaver, Vice Moderator Bob O'Hara, Treasurer Julia Libcke, Secretary
Class of 2020Joanna DrukkerAnn Hartzell-KneenCatherine KleinJulia LibckeKeely MarpleBarbara Young MillerJuli MuschBeth SovaCarolyn Wells
Youth Deacons (one-year term) Adam Fischer Grace Phillips
Class of 2021Claire Aboko-VennMichelle AnneRosemary EmersonHollie EriksenTerri HanpeterSarang KangSteve McCollumMarlene McCormickDebbie McDowellBob O'HaraJeanne Weaver
Class of 2022Jennifer CruzDenise Harris-FiemsRay HealdSusan HeinrichEdie KuhnAmy MapleDick MorrisCarolyn SteffenJennifer TrueVivian Yousif