Our church is led by the Session, a governing board of 15 members—both men and women—elected by the congregation.  The Session meets monthly and oversees all aspects of the church, from mission to music, budgets to buildings, along with everything else. Ruling elders currently serving on Central’s Session (2021–23) are:

Laura Bandstra
David Boyd
Barbara Brown, clerk of Session
Ryle Egge
Gary Gately
Joanne Haakinson
Chris Henderson, foundation president
Steve Hopkins
Cynthia Lidgett
Abi Logan
John McCarroll
Lynda Pitts
Mark Schmidt
Beth Triebel
Kent Zimmerman

Nomination Forms are Available

Please submit the names of Central Presbyterian Church members (please include yourself if you are interested) that you feel should be considered by the Nominating Committee for:

  • Board of Deacons
  • Ruling Elder
  • Foundation Board
  • Nominating Committee


Click here for Nominating Forms to download. Forms are also available in the church office. You may mail or email your suggestions to Office Manager Kimberly Sanford.