Conference and Area Staff

Greater Northwest Episcopal Office

The Greater Northwest Area includes Oregon-Idaho, Pacific Northwest and Alaska Conferences. The episcopal office is located in Des Moines, WA

Cedrick Bridgeforth

(206) 870-6810

Rhondalei Gabuat

Executive Assistant to the Bishop
(206) 870-6810

Office of Connectional Ministries Staff

The Office of Connectional Ministries and its staff support the programs and ministies of the conference

Laura Bartlett

Ministerial Services Manager
(503) 802-9215

Allen Buck

Director, Circle of Indigenous Ministries
(503) 287-6526

Kristen Caldwell

Conference Communications Manager
(503) 802-9209

Laurie Day

Director of Connectional Ministries/Assistant to the Bishop
(503) 802-9207

Cesie Delve Scheuermann

Stewardship Consultant

John Shaw

Multi-media Communications Specialist
(503) 802-9202

Greater Northwest Innovation Vitality Team

The Greater Northwest Innovation Vitality Team works across the area to resource the practices of inclusion, innovation and multiplication.

Patrick Ferguson

Administrative Coordinator IV Team

Kristina Gonzalez

Executive Director for Innovation and Vitality
(206) 870-6809

Finance & Administration Staff

Finance and admininstration ministry works to ensure careful stewardship of conference funds, and health benefits for active and retired clergy in the conference.

Candace Clarke

Interim Conference Treasurer/Director of Finance and Operations

Sara Goetze

Assistant Treasurer/Controller
(503) 802-9217

Meg Kau

Greater Northwest Area Benefits & HR Manager
(503) 802-9224

Sandra Reinemer

Transition Facilitator/Quality Assurance
(503) 802-9200

Henny Tanugoro

Assistant Accountant
(503) 802-9210

Patt Warden

Accounts Payable & Office Administrator
(503) 802-9221

District Superintendents

Karen Hernandez

Sage District Superintendent
(208) 537-3683

Tim Overton-Harris

Columbia District Superintendent

John Tucker

Crater Lake District Superintendent
(541) 689-3725

Wendy Woodworth

Cascadia District Superintendent
(503) 581-3969

District Staff

Etha Carruthers

Sage District Administrator
(208) 537-3683

Jennifer Fowler

Columbia District Administrator
(503) 802-9227

Linda Grund-Clampit

Cascadia District Administrator
(503) 581-3969

Sheri Konowitz

Crater Lake District Administrator
(541) 689-3725

Camp & Retreat Ministries Staff

Camp and Retreat Ministries is dedicated to creating quality environments of Christian hospitality and learning, through programming and hosting events at our six sites.

Todd Bartlett

Executive Director of Camp and Retreat Ministry
(503) 802-9211

Geneva Cook

Camping Accountant
(503) 802-9213

Holly Dolan

Camping Registrar
(503) 802-9214

Faith Foundation Northwest

The Foundation wants our faith and our ministry to outlast all of us. It helps congregations set money aside for the future by creating endowments, cultivating generosity, and receiving major gifts. It also manages investments, makes loans, and teaches about money.

Julia Frisbie

Executive Director
(800) 488-4179

David Nieda

Associate Director
(800) 488-4179