Synod Council

The Synod Council serves as the Rocky Mountain Synod board of directors and as the interim legislative authority between meetings of the Synod Assembly. 
Synod Council Commitment to Serve/Behavioral Covenant 
 


Constitutions

RMS Constitution (May 2020)
Congregational Constitution Information

Rocky Mountain Synod Officers

Synod Council

  • The Rev. Chelsea Achterberg (term ending 2026)
  • The Rev. Eric Allert (term ending 2024)
  • Jody Brammer-Hoelter (term ending 2024)
  • The Rev. Julie Brooks (term ending 2024)
  • Jeff Fairfax (term ending 2026)
  • Ray Ferry (term ending 2026)
  • The Rev. Chris Hjelmstad (term ending 2024)
  • The Rev. Debra Jimenez (term ending 2026)
  • Kenny LaJoy (term ending 2024)
  • The Rev. Tim Orlowski (term ending 2026)
  • Lynette Schurdevin (term ending 2026)
  • Susan Sharkey (term ending 2024)
  • Andraine Sinaga (term ending 2026)
  • The Rev. Dan Tisdel (term ending 2024)
  • Amelia Thomas (term ending 2024)
  • Jim Wasseen (term ending 2024

Consultation Committee

  • Eric Hjelmstad (6 year term ending 2028)
  • Karen Hutchison (6 year term ending 2027)
  • Marie Friedemann (6 year term ending 2028)
  • The Rev. Tim Orlowski (6 year term ending 2026)
  • The Rev. Ruth Ann Loughry (6 year term ending 2026)
  • The Rev. Brittany Baurle Kooi (6 year term ending 2028)

Committee on Discipline

  • The Rev. Teri Hermsmeyer (6 year term ending  2024)
  • The Rev. Stephanie Kopsch (6 year term ending 2024)
  • Andrea Weyand ( 6 year term ending 2026 )
  • Diana Biggs (6 year term ending 2026)
  • David Moore (6 year term ending 2026)
  • Stefanus Tampubolon (6 year term ending 2028)
  • John Emery (6 year term ending 2028)
  • The Rev. Caitlin Trussell (6 year term ending 2026)
  • The Rev. Nathan Keith (6 year term ending 2028)
  • The Rev. Ron Hartman (6 year term ending 2028)