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ROCKY MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE LEADERS

Leadership Information & Contact 

Important Directory Notes:

CONFERENCE STAFF

Conference Minister

Rev. Sue Artt

sue@rmcucc.org 

Associate Conference Minister

Rev. Erin Gilmore

erin@rmcucc.org  

Faith Nature Program Associate in charge of Outdoor Ministry

Rev. Chris Gilmore

chris@rmcucc.org 

Director of Communications Ministries

Cory Kibler

cory@rmcucc.org 

Executive Administrator

Gigi Garcia

gigi@rmcucc.org  

Conference Office Legal Representative for Situational Support

Jeffrey M. Villanueva

jeff@jmvpclaw.com 

THE RMCUCC BOARD OF DIRECTORS

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (2016-2017):

Moderator:

John Rostykus (PV)

303-709-5404

john.rostykus@gmail.com 

Conference Minister:

Rev. Sue Artt

303-968-9776

sue@rmcucc.org 

Vice Moderator:

Rev. Gage Church (IM)

385-205-9985

gage.r.church@gmail.com 

Treasurer:

Matt Huntington (MD)

303-745-6600

huntington35@gmail.com 

BOARD COMMITTEE CHAIRS:

Finance Chair:

Courtney Dobbins (PV)

720-204-0744

dobbinscourtney@yahoo.com 

Personnel Chair:

Martha Jones (WE)

970‐250‐7960

marthajjones7960@gmail.com 

Taskforce Leadership Support Coord:

Erin Gilmore (PV)

970-667-4884

erin@lovelandUCC.org 

ASSOCIATION REPRESENTATIVES:

Intermountain:

Rev. Carol White

307-231-5818

YHWHpsa@hotmail.com 

Metro Denver:

Rev. David Bahr

303-912-5376

pastor@parkhillchurch.org 

Platte Valley:

Rev. Nate Miller

970-353-0828

revnate@firstconggreeley.com 

Southeastern:

Judy Baillie

719.544.7999

walkingstick8@q.com 

Western:

Rev. Karen Winkel

970-275-1725

navajokaren@hotmail.com 

Youth Rep 1:

Rachel Oliver

303-720-2753

puzzleribbonwarrior@hotmail.com 

Youth Rep 2:

OPEN

ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

INTERMOUNTAIN ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

Moderator

Rev. Lorrie Gaffney

801-205-6259

concerts@holladayucc.org 

Vice Moderator

Sheryl Crow

435-219-3599

sherylcrow1954@gmail.com 

Secretary/Treasurer

Molly Cummings

435-781-8638

mollycummings@stratarocks.com 

Church & Ministry Chair

Jenny Boteler

307-875-3323

jennyboteler@gmail.com 

Registrar

Jenny Boteler

307-875-3323

jennyboteler@gmail.com 

METRO-DENVER ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

Moderator & Chair of Min.

Rev. Julie Parmenter

720.352.2913

jmparmenter@me.com 

Vice Moderator

Tabby Bernardo

303.320.5738

tabby_ruben@msn.com 

MDA Nominating CMTE Chair

Rev. Pete Terpenning

303.859.1733

pterpenning@gmail.com 

Registrar

Rev. JoAnne Bogart

303-530-0343

joanne@bogarthome.net 

Treasurer

Ms. Jan Hepp

jkhepp@q.com 

303-431-6478

PLATTE VALLEY ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

Moderator

Linda Greaves

1645 N. Garfield Ave

Loveland, CO 80538

970-685-4120

ggreaves6@hotmail.com 

Vice Moderator

Rev. Fred Evenson

871 Cliffrose

Windsor, CO 80550

970-686-9322

fred.e@mac.com 

Treasurer

Lee Lucas

970-686-5526

leelucas@aol.com  

Church and Ministry Chair

Rev. Dr. Mark Lee

970-495-0792

mark@plymouthucc.org  

Registrar

Rev. Beth Gleason

970-867-3992

hiregleason@gmail.com 

SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

Moderator

Donna Bristow

719-531-7257

donnabristow@earthlink.net 

Vice Moderator

Rev. Stephen Brown

719-328-1294

skiabrown@gmail.com 

Registrar

Diane Martin

719-433-6616

dkmartin52003@yahoo.com 

Treasurer

Tracy Lynn Mozley

719-547-2954

tlc423@gmail.com 

Member at Large

Tom Putney

719-358-7070

719-659-4001 (cell)

Tomp1171@yahoo.com 

WESTERN ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

Moderator

Sue Kurtz

Skurtz3824@aol.com 

Member At Large

Pat Riddell

970-240-1370

priddell@bresnan.net 

Registrar/Treasurer

Karen Winkel (interim)

970-249-3479

rogcomanwa5@gmail.com 

Church & Ministry Chair

Rev. Karen Winkel

970-275-1725

navajokaren@hotmail.com 

Past Moderator (Nomination)

Karen Caton

970-270-5711

Topcatkc@aol.com 

CONFERENCE BOARDS & TEAMS

CONFERENCE INCLUSION TEAM (CIT)

Dr. Kevin Pettit (Chair)

Boulder, CO

303.882.1871 (cell)

kevin.pettit@comcast.net 

Dr. Nadyne Guzman (Comm. Coord.)

Denver, CO

719.650.5538 (cell)

nadyne.guzman@gmail.com 

Rev. Tracey Dawson

Parker, CO

303.725.1494

pastortracey@uccparkerhilltop.org 

Amy Petré Hill

Aurora, CO

303.755.3799

amypetre@gmail.com 

Carolyn Somer

Ogden, UT

801.392.5012

csomer@q.com 

Rev. Cal Kemper

Northglenn, CO

303.522.0100 (cell)

Cal@HealingHeartsCare.com 

Bruce Ill

Denver, CO

303.759.4649

Bruceill874@gmail.com 

Rev. Kenneth Ingram

Laramie, WY

307.742.7733

RevKen1957@gmail.com 

Lizka Randall

Denver, CO

720.352.1784 (cell)

lrandall@iliff.edu 

FINANCE COMMITTEE

Courtney Dobbins (Chair)

dobbinscourtney@yahoo.com 

Brian Mahoney (WE)

970-260-4079

mahoney@acsol.net 

William Waldorf (SE)

719-395-8873

whwaldorf@mac.com 

Uamuli Su’a (IM)

801-634-7891

Usuaefks_ucc@q.com 

Loren Richmond (MD)

720-951-0597

richmondljr@gmail.com 

Julie Krueger (WE)

303-717-7727

julieLKrueger@msn.com 

Matt Huntington

303-745-6600

huntington35@gmail.com 

Rev. Sue Artt

sue@rmcucc.org 

Conf. Minister

Bruce Ill (MD)

860-874-8538

Bruceill874@gmail.com 

1 OPEN POSITION

GLOBAL PARTNERS LEADERSHIP

Marcia Meier (DOC)

303-884-1106

mmeier@iliff.edu 

Richard Robledo (UCC)

richard@firstcong.net 

Walter “Joe” Shaw (UCC)

303-888-0463

waltershaw@comcast.net

Rev. David Conner (UCC)

Rev. Jo McCall Williams (DOC)

303-239-9599

bjmwll@aol.com 

Alice Silver (UCC)

720-344-6947

agsilver@gmx.com

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

CHAIR & VICE MODERATOR:

Rev. Gage Church

385-205-9985

gage.r.church@gmail.com 

SE, PV, IM, WE, and MD:

Kari Collins

303-921-5468

kccollins@iliff.edu 

Jean Boyack

801-842-1731

jboyack7@msn.com 

Jack Wieczorek

303-903-3407

jwieczorekco@aol.com 

Karen Caton

970-270-5711

topcatkc@aol.com 

Logan Bennett

719-433-2389

loganleebennett@gmail.com

PERSONNEL COMMITTEE

Martha Jones (Chair)

970-250-7960

MarthaJJones7960@gmail.com 

First Cong., Grand Junction

Jody Huntington

303-210-7008

Jhuntington35@gmail.com 

Parkview UCC

Rev. Rick Danielson

720-440-4904

rickdanielson@gmail.com 

Boulder Comm., Boulder

Rev. Kay Grice

307-448-0164

kgricefirstrock@gmail.com 

First Cong UCC, Rock Springs

Mark Dutell

303-521-4723

mgates1125@aol.com 

Kirk of Bonnie Brae UCC, Denver

Nikki Frontz

chaplainfrontz@gmail.com 

Parkview Cong., Aurora

Rev. Sue Artt (Ex Officio)

303-968-9776

sue@rmcucc.org 

RMC Conference Minister

RMC ENDOWMENT TRUSTEES

Rev. Sue Artt

303-984-9118 ext. 1002

sue@rmcucc.org 

RMC Conference Minister

Rev. Curt Preston

303‐233‐4401

cpreston@qwestoffice.net 

Jeff Bogart

303‐530‐0343

jeff@bogarthome.net 

First Cong. UCC, Boulder

Steve Bailey

719-432-8301

sbailey@vaughandemuro.com 

First Cong, CO Springs

Erin Gilmore

970-667-4884

erin@lovelandUCC.org 

First Cong, Loveland

Alan McLarty

724-493-4664

alannm@comcast.net 

Plymouth Cong, Ft. Collins

Louisa Young

louisa.young@colorado.edu 

First Congregational, Boulder, CO

Amy Petrè Hill

510-967-4890

amypetre@gmail.com

2017 ROCKY MOUNTAIN SYNOD DELEGATES

General Synod Delegates are elected are elected for 4 years, two Synods. Delegation participants must be 50% Lay-Delegates, 20% youth and young adult (1 youth under 18 and 1 young adult under 30 at time of election), and diverse.

RMC Delegation to 2017 General Synod in Baltimore, MD

Lay Delegates (50% of delegation or 5 delegates)

Clergy Delegates (>50% of delegation or 4 delegates)

Alternates (Match Lay/Clergy Status of Assn Delegates)

Next Election by Association:

ANNUITANT VISITORS (PENSION BOARD REPS)

Denver / NW of Denver:

MACKENZIE, Rev. W. Bruce

350 Ponca Place, #177

Boulder, CO 80303

720-562-8237

b.mackenzie28@gmail.com 

Denver / NE of Denver:

MCLARTY, Alan

433 Crystal Beach Dr.

Windsor, CO 80550

724-493-4664

alannm@comcast.net 

Utah:

ACKLEY, Nancy

1455 W. Via De Roma

Green Valley, AZ 85622

520-207-1956

ackley.nancy@gmail.com

LA FORET BOARD OF DIRECTORS (2017)

Danielle Johns Preston (Board Chair)

120 Carr St.

Lakewood, CO 80226

preston57@gmail.com

Lakewood UCC

Larry McCulloch (Executive Director)

520 N. Sherwood St. #16

Ft Collins CO 80521

C: 970.481.9243

larrymc@riverrock.org 

Plymouth Cong., Fort Collins

Rev. Sue Artt (ex-officio)

1140 W. 5th Ave.

Denver, CO 80204

618‐534‐6254

sue@rmcucc.org 

Chip Cole

5791 S. Ouray Ct.

Centennial, CO 80015

303‐478‐3026

rebelhut@comcast.net 

Rev. Sondra Tilsley (Disciples of Christ)

Highland Christian Church

3350 Federal Blvd.

Denver, CO 80211

O: 303-433-6737

M: 303-249-2015

revsondra@aol.com 

Larry Ricketts

1955 Glencoe St.

Denver CO, 80220

H: 303-399-7277

M: 303-808-9979

rickettsljr@aol.com 

Jeff Romine

3036 Perry St.

Denver CO 80212

H: 303-458-9712

C: 720-375-1338

Jeff.romine@denvergov.org 

Board can have two additional members

ARCHWAY HOUSING AND SERVICES

Mailing Address: PO Box 9189, Denver, CO 80209

303.863.7712 | info@archwayhousing.org 

www.archwayhousingandservices.org 

ARCHWAY HOUSING BOARD OF DIRECTORS

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR:

Joyce Alms-Ransford

303-596-4499

jalmsransford@archwayhousing.org 

VICE PRESIDENT:

Yvette Craddock

CRA OFFICER:

Anne Lovett

SECRETARY:

Amber Hills

TREASURER:

Jeff Jones

DIRECTORS:

Andrea Faust

David Nestor

Dr. Jeremy Agler

Lynda Junker

Paul Herskowitz

Shelby Kellems

Clark Smyth

Rev. Melinda Townsend

Mary Anderies