Is God calling you to serve?
Interested in serving on one of Riverside’s commissions or committees? Riverside’s Nominating Committee welcomes you to answer God’s call. Whether you are a new member or you’ve been here for many years, we encourage you to continue your path of spiritual growth through lay leadership at The Riverside Church.
Candidates for Church Council: At least two years membership with pledges fulfilled.
Candidates for Commissions and Committees: One year church membership with pledges fulfilled.
Have questions? Want to learn more? Contact the Nominating Committee.
2017 Lay Leadership Election Information
2017 Election Results
The Nominating Committee is proud to announce the elected lay leaders from the 2017 Elections. Please welcome your newly elected leaders to their new roles in our community:
Eugene A. Melino
Pamela Palanque North
Membership Care & Parish Life Commission
Eldonia (Elaine) S. Goode
Edward L. Roberts
Mission & Social Justice Commission
Douglas E. Miller
Shelly Ellis Harrington
Irene Ryan King
Karen P. McVoy
Iniva R. Ngaka
Appointments to Church Council
2017-18 Church Council Officers
After the election, the Church Council met on May 26 to select their officers:
Brad Jones, Chair
Marilyn Mitchell, Vice-Chair
Mary Biggs, Secretary
Phil Salmon, Treasurer
Jean Schmidt, Chair of Budget & Planning
2016-17 Lay Leadership