Finance, Administration and Business Committee

This committee is responsible for development of the conference budget and functions as a sub-committee working on behalf of the Executive Committee (which is officially the budget committee, in accordance with the IL Conference Bylaws, V5c).

Chairperson – Rev. Dave Bateman
Vice-Chairperson – Vacant
Conference Treasurer Mr. Ernie Potter
Conference President Mr. David Holston
Past Conference President – Rev. Chuck Maney
Manager of Financial Operations – vacant
Personnel Chair – Rev. Carol Currier-Frighetto
Property Committee – Rev. Malcolm Griffith
Investment Committee – Mr. Merrill Rajeck
Outdoor Ministries – Rev. Connie Leader
Stewardship – Rev. Melody Seaton
Chicago Metropolitan Association Representatives – Rev. Ethel Southern
Eastern Association Representative – Mr. Larry McCure
Fox Valley Association Representative – Mr. Frank Zavaski
Prairie Association Representative – Ms. Janice Blickhan
Western Association Representative – Mr. Dick Cridlebaugh


Mr. Brett Johnson (Outdoor Ministries)
Rev. Doug Zimmerman

Conference Staff Consulting

Conference Minister – Rev. Molly Carlson
Associate Conference Minister for Vitality, Transformation, and Sustainability, Rev. Michelle Hughes
(Project Director, Thriving Pastors in Revitalizing Congregations)

Investment Sub-Committee Members

Mr. Merrill Rajeck
Mr. Wilfred Bently