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Synod Council

The Synod Council serves as the Rocky Mountain Synod board of directors and as the interim legislative authority between meetings of the Synod Assembly. 

* NEW - Synod Council Minutes, February 7 and 8, 2020

Synod Council Commitment to Serve/Behavioral Covenant 

Rocky Mountain Synod Officers
Synod Council

Synod Council Lay

  • Diana Biggs 2020
  • Terry Cole 2022
  • Todd Herreid, 2020
  • Bunga Manarung, 2020
  • Jay Voth 2020
  • Debra Frank Dew 2022
  • Ray Ferry 2022
  • Jeff Fairfax 2022
  • Wyatt Smith 2020

Synod Council Clergy

  • The Rev. Julie Brooks 2020
  • The Rev. Sara Wirth 2020 
  • The Rev. Matthew Weber 2022
  • The Rev. Reba Kiger-Kolasch 2022
  • The Rev. Terry Schjang
Consultation Committee

Lay

  • Brendan George (6 year term ending 2021)
  • Carlene Goldthwaite (6 year term ending 2020)
  • Keith Langford (6 year term ending 2021)

Clergy

  • Dave Cruson (6 year term ending 2021)
Committee on Discipline

Lay

  • Meg Spencer (6 year term ending 2021)
  • Wendy Krull (6 year term ending 2021)
  • Ray Ferry (6 year term ending 2021)

Clergy

  • Paul Rosin (6 year term ending 2021)
  • Larry Davis (6 year term ending 2021)
 

Rocky Mountain Synod Constitution 

The 2019 Churchwide Assembly, the ELCA Secretary recommended a number of non-required amendments to synod constitutions, along with required amendments. The non-required amendments were voted on by the synod council and are recommended for approval by voting members of the 2020 Synod Assembly.

Summary of non-required amendments

Required Amendments

RMS Constitution (October 2019)

For Synod Council Members:
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