Trustees

Trustees

President

Geoff Babb

Class of 2017

Lew Harstead
Matt Berry
Milt McBride

Class of 2018

Butch Carlson
Geoff Babb
Carol Born

Class of 2019

Roy Nelson
David Ikenberry
Craig Rahenkamp

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Purpose

To serve the Lord by maintaining a warm, friendly, safe facility for the congregation and to monitor the church financial conditions.

Qualifications

  1. A person of mature Christian faith.
  2. Must be a contributing (money, time, and talent) member of First Presbyterian Church with regular worship attendance.
  3. An individual with skills related to business, maintenance of facilities, legal or financial affairs of the church.
  4. An individual called by God and elected by the congregation.

Responsibilities

  1. Attend the monthly Board of Trustees meeting (second Thursday of each month).
  2. The time commitment for a Trustee is approximately ten-twelve hours a month.
  3. Serve as the Trustee representative on Trustee or Session committees.

Current Committees

  • Budget, Congregational
  • Nominating
  • Information Technology
  • Facilities
  • Personnel
  • Stewardship
  • Safety/Security

Organization

  1. The Board of Trustees is composed of nine members. Three Trustees are elected each year for a three-year term.
  2. The Board of Trustees elects a president, vice president and secretary each year.
  3. The Board of Trustees advises Session and serves as a resource to the Business Administrator and Facilities Manager.
  4. The Board of Trustees has responsibility for:
  • Reviewing the annual audit.
  • Reviewing necessary upgrades to the physical plant
  • Supervision of new construction.
  • Developing and administering adequate insurance for the church.
  • Overseeing technology upgrades
  • Advising the Session on the annual proposed budget
  • Reviewing staff prepared monthly financial statements
  • Reviewing legal documents, contracts, and policies held by FPC.

Reports to

Session