United Methodist Church of Thousand Oaks
Friday, October 31, 2014

Lay Leadership

Lay Leader
 
The leaders of the laity of the church.  The lead contacts with the pastors, staff and ministry teams and the interface with the congregation.
Co-Leaders:
Linda St. Clair
 
 
Church Council
 
 
Charged with developing the vision of the church and monitoring strategies to implement the vision.  Council is the main decision-making body of the church.
Co-Chairpersons:
Carol Williams
 
Tom Skinner
 
Worship Leadership Team
Oversees all UMCTO worship services, including music, sound, multimedia, first impressions, sanctuary design, acolytes, etc. .
Staff Leadership:
Assistant:
Julia Snyder
 
Finance Committee
 
Has oversight of the budget and the finances of the church.
Co-Chairpersons:
Candace Hong
 
Clint Elsemore
Trustees
 
Responsible for the church facilities – maintenance and improvement.  Also the only authorized party to enter into contracts.
Chairperson:
Tom Odegard
Staff Parish Relations Committee
 
Responsible for the paid staff – job descriptions, performance evaluations, compensations, etc.
Co-Chairpersons:
Tim Snyder
 
Susanne Laningham