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The Rev. Sara Holben

Co-Interim Connectional Presbyter

(410) 708-0292; Email Sara

Sara is serving as Co-Interim Connectional Presbyter.  She staffs Leadership, COC, COMC and CPMM, in addition providing pastoral support to NCP ministers and serving as Head of staff.  View the full position description here.

Rev. Dr. Tracy Keenan, NCP Missional Presbyter

The Rev. Dr. Tracy Keenan

Missional Presbyter
(302) 757-5621; Email Tracy

Tracy sparks enthusiasm and hope, in member churches, by helping them to connect their dreams, ideas, and leaders with the work of the Ignite Team.  View the Missional Presbyter position description here.

Elder Bob Schminkey, NCP Co-Interim Connectional Presbyter/Stated Clerk

Ruling Elder Bob Schminkey

Co-Interim Connectional Presbyter/Stated Clerk
(410) 708-6463; Email Bob

Bob is serving as Co-Interim Connectional Presbyter (which includes Stated Clerk).  He works with staff in preparation of Presbytery meetings, in addition to providing staff support to various committees.  View the full position description here.

Elder Lynette Kenton, NCP Treasurer

Ruling Elder Lynette Kenton

(610) 755-5656; Email Lynette

Lynette directly supervises financial functions and services for the presbytery.  View the Treasurer position description here.



Donna L. Scully

(302) 757-6056; Email Donna

Donna provides operational, organizational, managerial, and communication functions for the NCP office and staff and the presbytery as a whole.  View the Administrator’s position description here.

Elder Charlie Collier

(302) 521-9308

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Charlie serves as Chair of the Presbytery Committee on Coordination in consultation with staff, performs duties specified in the Book of Order, and appoints committees and commissions.

The Rev. Neta Pringle

Vice Moderator
(302) 540-4039; Email Neta

Neta serves as a member of the Presbytery Committee on Coordination in consultation with staff, and fulfills the duties of the Moderator, either in the absence of the Moderator or at his request.


Ruling Elder Shannon Hanson

Trustees & Financial Resources President

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Shannon prepares and proposes an annual budget, conducts an annual financial review, monitors investment performance, and assists congregations in developing plans for care and maintenance of property.

Colleen Smarr, NCP Bookkeeper

Colleen Smarr

(302) 543-4564

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Colleen serves as a contracted services bookkeeper through Breakwater Corp. facilitating accounts payable/receivables and payroll in coordination with the NCP Treasurer.


Elder Gary Patterson

Committee on Leadership (COL) Chair

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Gary facilitates the COL’s responsibilities by developing and administrating personnel policies, providing support for Presbytery staff, responding to routine concerns, and working with the Committee on Coordination in leadership development.

Rev. Tom Davis, NCP Interfaith Peacemaker

The Rev. Dr. Tom Davis

Interfaith Peacemaker

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Tom provides ministries with and to veterans of any faith. Using photography and videography, people learn to redefine the narratives of their lives.

Ruling Elder Terry Dykstra

Mission Advocate

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Terry brings current societal concerns together with denominational and other resources to give congregations concrete actions toward help and healing.

Rev. Nona Holy, NCP Campus Ministry Pastor

The Rev. Nona Holy

LUMOS Campus Minister
(302) 454-7801

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Nona leads the LUMOS Campus Ministry at the University of Delaware. LUMOS is both respite and challenge, offering spiritual nurture, community, and strength to grow.

Pastor Pam Ruarke, NCP Disaster Assistance Coordinator

Pastor Pam Ruarke (CRE)

Disaster Recovery Coordinator
(410) 251-3528

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Pam is part of the international network of Presbyterians who are prepared to bring rescue and recovery to regions hit by natural and other disasters.