Board of Directors

Officers

Katherine Raley Alexander, Chairperson
Jennifer Larson, Vice-Chairperson
Reuben Sancken-Marx, Secretary
Darlene Brewer, Member-At-Large

Class of 2025

Darlene Brewer, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
-Clergy
Member of Wyndholme Christian Church, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Sharon Cantrell, Lenexa, KS
-Clergy
Member of Shawnee Community Christian Church, Shawnee, KS

Eronica King, New Orleans, LA
-Clergy
Member of First Christian Church of Greater New Orleans, Metairie, LA

Polo Lagaaia, West Valley City, UT
-Layperson
Member of Granger Community  Christian Church, West Valley, UT

Ryan Moreno, Riverview, FL
-Layperson
Member of Palm Lake Christian Church, St. Petersburg, FL

Class of 2023

Beverly Bell, Nashville, TN
-Layperson
Member of New Covenant Christian Church, Nashville, TN

Chimiste Doriscar, Helena, MT
-Clergy
Member of Allisonville Christian Church, Indianapolis, IN

Jennifer Larson, Norfolk, VA
-Layperson
Member of West Side Christian Church, Norfolk, VA

Derrick Perkins, St. Louis, MO
-Clergy
Member of Centennial Christian Church, St. Louis, MO

Rueben Sancken-Marx, Indianapolis, IN
-Clergy
Member of Central Christian Church, Indianapolis, IN

Class of 2021

Tom Cooley, Alburquerque, NM
-Layperson
Member of Monte Vista Christian Church, Albuquerque, NM

Sandy Messick, Federal Way, WA
-Regional Minister
Member of Lake City Christian Church, Seattle, WA

Katherine Raley Alexander, Georgetown, KY
-Clergy
Member of First Christian Church, Colorado Springs, CO

Juan Rodriquez, Longwood, FL
-Clergy
Member of Arise Orlando Christian Church, Orlando, FL

Charles Tooley, Billings, MT
-Layperson
Member of Central Christian Church, Billings, MT

Terms of office

Terms of office begin with the first Board meeting following a General Assembly. Terms of office end with the last Board meeting prior to a General Assembly.

 IDWM Representative

Marilyn Williams, IDWM President, Term:  2018-2021
Raleigh, NC

ODM Representative(s)

Gregory (Greg) Alexander, Director of Disciples Men
Versailles, KY

Alexander (Alex) Ruth, Associate Director of Disciples Men
Niangua, MO

DHM Representative to the General Board

Candyce Black-Wells, Term:  2020-2023
Cairo, GA

DHM Representatives to The United Christian Missionary Society Board of Trustees (The UCMS)

Class of 2023

Xochitl Alvizo
Term:  2020-2023
Member of Pub Church, Boston, MA

Jeremy Skaggs
Term:  2020-2023
Member of The Welcome Table Christian Church, Arlington, TX

Class of 2021

Chris Furr, Co-Chariperson
Term:  2018-2021
Member of Covenant Christian Church, Cary, NC

LaKinsha Swinton
Term:  2018-2021
Member of New Hope Christian Church, Beaufort, SC

Terms of office

All members elected by the General Board of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) shall assume their term of office on January 1 of the following year of their election. Terms begin in even numbered years and end in odd numbered years.