Commission on Ministry

The Commission on Ministry provides oversight of the relationships between ministers and congregations and between ministers and the Presbytery of Grand Canyon. When congregations face challenges, the Commission is able to provide guidance regarding leadership changes or filling of vacancies.
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Current COM Members and Clusters

METRO WEST
Betania- Jamie Ortiz
Blackwater-George Prohaska
Gila Crossing- Jamie Ortiz
Maricopa- Gloria Young
Southminster- George Prohaska
Westminster- Jamie Ortiz

METRO NORTH

Central- Jean Montgomery
Bethany- Mary Saylor
Crosswinds- Mary Saylor
Emmanuel- Frank Walmsley
Orangewood- Jean Montgomery
Palo Cristi- Frank Walmsley

METRO EAST 

Celebration of Life- Kelly Nieto
Church of the Master- Kelly Nieto
First, Mesa- Art Campbell
Gilbert- Kelly Nieto
John Calvin-Art Campbell
Lehi- Linda Worsnop
University- Linda Worsnop

METRO SOUTH

Chandler- Charlotte Fafard
Goodyear Village- Charlotte Fafard
Guadalupe- Jamie Ortiz
Mission del Sol- Robert Aldag
Sacaton- Linda Worsnop
VahKi- Charlotte Fafard

COLORADO RIVER

First, Yuma- Jose Olagues
Parker Valley- Jose Olagues
Sierra Vista-  Gloria Young
Wellton- Gloria Young

CHINO VALLEY
Mingus View- Terry Palmer
Trinity, Prescott- Lois Hildenbrand
Yarnell- Lois Hildenbrand

AGUA FRIA

AZ Korean- Thomas Tripp
Faith- Kimberly Murman
First, Sun City- Karen Muenich
Heritage- Derney Ramos
Peoria- Kimberly Murman
Desert Palms- Karen Muenich

BLACK MESA

Chinle Trinity- Jo Lewis
Tseyi Bidaa- Jo Lewis
Ft. Defiance- Judy Wellington
Ganado- Judy Wellington
Kayenta- Terry Palmer
Tuba City- Terry Palmer

MOGOLLON RIM/PAINTED DESERT

Flagstaff Federated- Cecil Patterson
Indian Wells- Thomas Tripp
Leupp- Thomas Tripp
Payson- Ann Conklin
Pinetop- Ann Conklin

NORTHEAST
Ft McDowell- Linda Lloyd
Memorial- Linda Lloyd
Pinnacle- Jim Kesler
Salt River- Linda Lloyd
Valley- Jim Kesler