National Planning Committee Members

NATIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEE

The Rev. Alfred Baca
Executive Director, Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
National Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers Association (NEOA)
Washington, DC

The Rev. James C. Biegler
Episcopal Diocesan Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers (EDEIO)
Treasurer, National Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers Association (NEOA)
Ellison Bay, Wisconsin

The Rev. Dr. Jean G. Hawxhurst
Ecumenical Staff Officer for the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church (UMC)
National Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers Association (NEOA)
Simpsonville, Kentucky

Dr. Kathryn Johnson
Director, Ecumenical and Inter-Religious Relations, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
Chicago, Illinois

Ms. Kathryn Lohre
Executive, Ecumenical and Inter-Religious Relations, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
Secretary, National Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers Association (NEOA)
Chicago, Illinois

The Rev. Margaret Rose
Director for Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations, The Episcopal Church (TEC)
President, National Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers Association (NEOA)
New York City

The Rev. Dr. John Armstrong
President, Consortium of Evangelical Networks for Unity (CEN for Unity)
President, ACT3 Network
Carol Stream, Illinois

Ms. Tura Foster Gillespie
United Methodist Ecumenical and Interreligious Training (UMEIT)
Arlington, Virginia

Mr. Alexei Laushkin
Consortium of Evangelical Networks for Unity (CEN for Unity)
President, Kingdom Mission Society
Herndon, Virginia

The Rev. Lisa Lewis Balboa
Past National Chair
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Trenton, Kentucky

Mr. Richard Mammana
Ecumenical and Interreligious Associate, The Episcopal Church (TEC)
New Haven, Connecticut

The Rev. Catiana McKay
Chair, United Methodist Ecumenical and Interreligious Training (UMEIT)
Galena, Illinois

The Rev. Christopher Olkiewicz
President, Lutheran Ecumenical and Interreligious Representatives Network (LEIRN)
Des Moines, Iowa

Dr. Rocky Piro
2017 National Chair
Past President, Lutheran Ecumenical and Interreligious Representatives Network (LEIRN)
Denver, Colorado

The Rev. Dr. Ron Roberson
Associate Director, Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
Washington, DC

The Rev. David Simmons, ObJN
2018 National Chair
President, Episcopal Diocesan Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers (EDEIO)
Waukesha, Wisconsin

Mrs. Jan Skrehot
President, Catholic Association of Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers (CADEIO)
Houston, Texas

REGISTRAR and WEBMASTER, NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON CHRISTIAN UNITY

Mr. Rick Caporali
Catholic Association of Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers (CADEIO)
Fredericksburg, Virginia

Equipping Church Leaders in the Quest for Christian Unity