Christmas Joy Offering – Supporting our leaders: past, present and future.

Our Team

 

 

Mission Engagement and Support

 

Chris Roseland

Chris Roseland, Acting Senior Director

chris.roseland@pcusa.org
502-439-4930

As the lead mission engagement advisor, Chris Roseland supports colleagues as they work with individuals, congregations and mid councils across the United States. In addition, Chris himself serves the North region, which includes the synods of Lincoln Trails and Covenant.

“I believe that mission is common ground for our diverse, divided denomination,” Chris says. “I feel called by God to serve the church in this vitally important ministry.”

 

Mission Engagement Advisors

Mission Engagement Advisors can tell you about the various ministries of the Presbyterian Mission Agency and guide you through ways to support them financially. They can also direct you to resources that will help you engage in other ways.

 

Lynne Forman

Lynne Foreman, Northeast region, Synods of the Northeast and Trinity

lynne.foreman@pcusa.org
502-526-7164

Lynne Foreman is the mission engagement advisor for the Northeast region, which includes the synods of the Northeast and Trinity.

“As a lifelong Presbyterian, I am humbled and grateful to serve, work, and give back to the church that has had a major impact on my life and in the lives of so many in my family,” Lynne says.

 

 

Sy Hughes

Sy Hughes, Southeast region, Synods of Mid-Atlantic and South Atlantic

sy.hughes@pcusa.org
540-458-1869

Sy Hughes is the mission engagement advisor for the Southeast region, which includes the synods of the Mid-Atlantic and South Atlantic.

“My goal is to connect the passion, leadership and excitement of congregations, individuals and presbyteries to the mission and ministries of the wider Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.),” Sy says.

 

Lemuel Garcia-Arroyo

Lemuel Garcia-Arroyo, South region, Synods of the Sun, Southwest and Boriquen (Puerto Rico)

Lemuel.garcia@pcusa.org
502-919-1835

Lemuel Garcia-Arroyo is the mission engagement advisor for the South region, which includes the synods of the Sun, Southwest and Boriquen (Puerto Rico).

“It’s a great privilege to serve the PC(USA) to help connect mid councils and congregations to the ministry work that we do. I’m grateful to serve the church I love so much; this is truly a gift from God,” says Lemuel.

 

Bill McConnell

Bill McConnell, Central region, Synods of Living Waters, Mid-America and Lakes and Prairies

william.mcconnell@pcusa.org
502-569-5027

Bill McConnell is the mission engagement advisor for the Central region, which includes the synods of Living Waters, Mid-America and Lakes and Prairies.

“The church is called to various ministries close to home and around the world,” Bill says. “I am excited to find connections that link individuals, congregations and mid councils with these ministries and that explore ways that we can more actively participate in God’s mission.”

 

René Myers

René Myers, West region, Synods of the Rocky Mountains, Alaska-Northwest, Pacific, Southern California and Hawaii

rene.myers@pcusa.org
502-541-9758

René Myers is the mission engagement advisor for the West region, which includes the synods of the Rocky Mountains, Alaska-Northwest, Pacific, Southern California and Hawaii.

“It is a blessing to connect with people who feel called to make a difference for God’s people throughout the world and share stories of how the Presbyterian Mission Agency partners with our congregations and members to make that difference,” René says.

 

Chris Roseland

Chris Roseland, North region, Synods of the Covenant and Lincoln Trails (Lead Mission Engagement Advisor)

chris.roseland@pcusa.org
502-439-4930

As the lead mission engagement advisor, Chris Roseland supports colleagues as they work with individuals, congregations and mid councils across the United States. In addition, Chris himself serves the North region, which includes the synods of Lincoln Trails and Covenant.

“I believe that mission is common ground for our diverse, divided denomination,” Chris says. “I feel called by God to serve the church in this vitally important ministry.”

 

Sam Young Kim, Mission Engagement Advisor, Korean American Congregations

samyoung.kim@pcusa.org
502-475-8657

“As a former mid council leader with experience in connecting, supporting and advising Korean congregations,” says Sam, “I seek to bring those same gifts and skills to our Mission Engagement and Support family toward increasing engagement and building relationships with our churches and presbyteries.”

김삼영, 선교지원국 한인교회 담당자

이전에 한인교회들을 연결하고 지원 및 조언을 준 경험이 있는 중간 공의회 지도자로서 
선교 지원국 지원팀 가족들과 함께 그경험과 재능과 은사를 나누며 성실히 교단의 사역과 
성장을 이루어 나가기 위하여 교회들과 노회들을 위해 노력하려합니다

 

Special Offerings

 

Bill McConnell

Bill McConnell, acting director, Special Offerings and the Presbyterian Giving Catalog

william.mcconnell@pcusa.org
502-569-5027

Bill McConnell is acting director of Special Offerings and the Presbyterian Giving Catalog for the Presbyterian Mission Agency (PMA).

He and his staff promote the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s four Special Offerings and the causes they support. The four offerings are One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy

 

Relationship and Development Operations

 

Alex Spoelker

Alex Spoelker, manager, Relationship and Development Operations

alex.spoelker@pcusa.org
502-569-5052

Alexandra “Alex” Spoelker is the manager of relationships and development operations for the Presbyterian Mission Agency.

In this role, Alex oversees the team that is responsible for gift processing, gift acknowledgement, prospect research, gift reporting and database functions. – In addition, she works on special projects that seek to maximize financial efficiencies and nurture donor relations.

 

Theresa Goodlin

Theresa Goodlin, Team Leader for Raiser’s Edge Gift and Data Entry

theresa.goodlin@pcusa.org
502-569-5181

Theresa leads a team of gift/data entry professionals that processes and acknowledges gifts to the Presbyterian Mission Agency. She serves as the liaison to donors who have questions about their gifts or giving opportunities.