The Standing Committee has several functions. It acts as the Bishop's Council of Advice (Article VII.2); approves actions that encumber real property/equipment of the church; approves indebtedness for current expenses in excess of 20% of the previous year’s receipts for current expenses; approves requests to elect bishops; approves the election of bishops; and, approves candidates for Holy Orders. It is composed of four lay and four clerical members, has a (4) year term that begins and ends at the annual convention. The Standing Committee serves as the Ecclesiastical Authority in the absence of a bishop.
Please direct all questions to the Standing Committee to its president, Ms. Sarah Peters.
|Sarah Peters||President||Elected||2015 to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The Rev. Cameron Miller||Elected
|2017 to email@example.com|
|2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The Revd Michael Hartney||Secretary||Elected
|2014 to email@example.com|
|Lois Giess||Elected||2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The Rev. Richard Hamlin||Elected||2015 to email@example.com|
|The Rev. Robert Picken||Elected||2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Susan Woodhouse||Elected||2016 to email@example.com|