Church and Ministry

The Church and Ministry Committee of Western Association, in accordance with the provisions and Bylaws, shall be responsible for granting, reviewing, transferring and terminating the standing of churches, ordained, licensed and commissioned ministers of the association.

Committee Members

Mr. Neil Fuller, ’15
Rev. Connie Leader, ’14 


Heart of Illinois
Rev. Dwight Borden, ’15

Mr. Al Hedeman, ’14


Lincoln Heritage

Rev. Dan Dexter, ’15

Pam Yeast, ’14


Julie Glover, ’15

Rev. Dennis Gartung, ’14  

Spoon River

Rev. Jon Prain, ’15

Phyllis Sterr, ’14 



Rev. Gladys Herzog, ’15

Rev. Jan Johnson, ’14 (Ottawa Table Rep.)


Conference Staff Consulting

Associate Conference Ministers Rev. Kathy Lawes and Rev. Tom Norwalk