DERRY CHURCH COMMITTEES
Buildings & Grounds
oversees general maintenance and repair of our church facility and property. New construction, major projects, and special functions (e.g. Security, Heritage, HVAC) are overseen and directed by sub-committees under B&G.
2023 Chair: Connie Henry & Ken Pearl
and its sub-committees plan, develop, and implement programs for all segments of the congregation, to enable members of all ages to grow in their personal faith and in their understanding of the word of God.
2023 Chair: Claudia Holtzman
Communications & Technology
strengthens and expands the communications of Derry Church to the congregation and the communities we serve.
2023 Chair: Ryan Bartz
Derry Discovery Days Preschool
is a mission outreach program of Derry Church. It operates on the traditional school year and serves children ages one-five. A part-day enrichment program, it helps children gain positive social, emotional, intellectual and physical experiences in a safe and nurturing Christ-centered environment.
2023 Chair: Becca Farbaniec
Membership & Involvement
encourages the gift of hospitality to welcome newcomers and to help all members find a home at Derry.
2023 Chair: Jess Delo
Mission & Peace
leads the mission activities of the church. The committee communicates the key mission values to the congregation and shares the ways we live out those values through our mission partners.
2023 Chair: Pete Feil
provides support and oversight of all staff and all administrative activities, and develops and implements personnel policies.
2023 Chair: Gregg Robertson
Stewardship & Finance
oversees the annual stewardship campaign and special appeals (such as a building campaign), monitors the finances of the church and manages Derry’s financial resources.
2023 Chair: Duncan Campbell
Worship & Spiritual Life
supports the worship services at Derry Church, its programs of vocal and instrumental music, and the spiritual growth of the congregation.
2023 Chair: Cindy DeMuth
helps to promote and interpret the rich history of Derry Church as it prepares for its 300th anniversary in 2024.
2023 Chair: Jan Nixon