Leadership Directory

Church Council – 2019

Chair: Jeff Blasdel
Vice Chair: Al Watanabe
Recording Secretary: Roselyn Johnston
Lay Member to Annual Conference: Dennis Stone
Lay Leader: Lynn Dole
Church Treasurer: John Rhoades
Chair Staff Parish Relations: Dennis Stone
Chair Stewardship: Kristen Bridgeman
Chair Trustees: Alan Mize
Chair Finance: Tom Brosey
Chair Worship:
Chair Missions: Mary Beth Wert
Chair Asbury Care Team: Laura Hahn
Pastor: Dave Blystone
Youth Council Chair: Lisa Earnest
Asbury Men Representative: Chuck VanNatta
At Large Member – 2018-19: Jerry Simo
At Large Member – 2018-19: Samantha Steele
At Large Member – 2019-20: Beale Delano
At Large Member – 2019-20: Debra Otto

Administrative Areas – 2019

Board of Trustees

2017-19: Chris Anderson – Trailers, Janitorial Services, Contracts, Insurance
2017-19: Matt Harding – Audio/Video/Lighting
2017-19: Denny Taylor – Plumbing, Trash and Recycling Removal
2018-20: Kelly Axsom – Grounds, Sprinkler System, Parking Lot, General Maintenance
2018-20: Edgar Katterhenry – Security, Telephones, Internet, Office Equipment
2018-20: Alan Mize – Chairman; HVAC, Electrical
2019-21: Jake Fitzsimmons – Facility Engineering, Elevator, Fire Alarms
2019-21: Penni Lashua – Kitchen, CMO Representitive
2019-21: Stan Maddox – Secretary, Parsonage, Scout Liaison, Pest Control

Permanent Endowment Fund

Chair: Dave Crossman
At Large Member: Chris Iorio
At Large Member: Jeff Blasdel


Chair: Tom Brosey
Pastor: Dave Blystone
Lay Member to Annual Conference: Dennis Stone
Chairperson of the Church Council: Jeff Blasdel
Chairperson of Staff-Parish Relations: Dennis Stone
Representative of the Trustees:
Chairperson of Stewardship: Kristen Bridgeman
Lay Leader: Lynn Dole
Financial Secretary: Shawn Wadell
Church Treasurer: John Rhoades

Stewardship Committee

Chair: Kristen Bridgeman
2017-19: Janet Baldwin
2017-19: Charlie Byers
2017-19: Ed Pendleton
2018-20: Kristen Bridgeman
2018-20: Ron Luther
2016-18: Wayne Reid

Staff Parish Relations Committee

Chair: Dennis Stone
Pastor: Dave Blystone
Lay Member to Annual Conference: Dennis Stone
Lay Leader: Lynn Dole
2017-19: Rosemary Bolenbaugh
2017-19: Bruce Riddle
2017-19: Kenny Whipker
2018-20: Scott Benjamin
2018-20: Patty Hauck
2018-20: Cary Marston
2019-21: Dan Kirkling
2019-21: Don Leggiero
2019-21: Pam Simo

Nominations and Leadership Development

Pastor/Chair: Dave Blystone
Lay Leader: Lynn Dole
2017-19: Sue Rhoades
2017-19: Sally Riddle
2017-19: Rayetta Mize
2018-20: Cheri Hart
2018-20: Tammy Maddox
2018-20: Don Robertson
2019-21: Cheryl Brosey
2019-21: Lin Dietz
2019-21: Kim Schultz

Ministry Areas – 2019


Banner Coordinator: Nancy Taylor
Credence Table Coordinator: Penni Lashua
Communion Coordinators: Dave and Janice Fisher
Acolyte Coordinator: Lynn Dole
Usher and Greeter Coordinator: Ken Frazier
AVL Technical Director: Matt Harding
Organist: Ed Bruenjes
Celebration Choir Director:
Handbell Director: Ed Bruenjes
Wedding Coordinators: April Bardonner; Janice Fisher
Pew Stewards: Janice Fisher; Roselyn Johnston
The Well Coordinator: Penni Lashua
The Well Servers: Dave and Laura Crossman; Ken and Debbie Frazier; Thomas and Laura Hahn; Penni Lashua; Pat Legger; Alan and Rayetta Mize; Norm and Beth Smith; Denny and Nancy Taylor; Sherrie Waltz

Worship Alive (Traditional Worship Planning)

Worship Director:
Organist: Ed Bruenjes
2017-19: Pauline Jordan
2017-19: Denny Taylor
2018-20: Janet Baldwin
2019-21: Kerry Meyer
Pastor: Dave Blystone

Education Committee

Children’s Education Coordinator: Heidi Warren
Adult Education Coordinator: Karen Blystone

Youth Council

Chair: Lisa Earnest
At Large Member: Robin Grady
At Large Member: Tami Iorio
At Large Member: Tracey Warren

Missions Committee

Chair: Mary Beth Wert
2017-19: Teresa Anderson
2017-19: April Bardonner
2017-19: Al Watanabe
2018-20: Wendy Boulware
2018-20: John Rawlins
2018-20: Mary Beth Wert
2019-21: Jo Childs
2019-21: John Smith
2019-21: Candy Spiker

Asbury Care

Chair: Laura Hahn
Homebound and Nursing Homes Visitation Coordinator: Georgia Long
Hospital Visitation Coordinator: Dave Blystone
Prayer Coordinator: Linda Garitson
Prayer Shawl Ministry Coordinator: Georgia Long
Barnabas Ministry (College Students) Coordinator: Kathy Meyer
Funeral Dinner Coordinators : Debbie Frazier; Pat Legger
Fun Committee: Jeff Blasdel; Dan Kirkling; Carrie Reilly; Samantha Steele; Lee Trapp; Jim Brookover; Laura Crossman; Julia Cutsinger; Sherrie Waltz

CMO Advisory Board

Chair: Heidi Warren
Director: Kit Akins
Pastor: Dave Blystone
July 2016-June 2019: Laura Crossman
July 2016-June 2019: Heidi Warren
July 2017-June 2020: Sarah Bringman
July 2017-June 2020: Jenna Voelz
July 2018-June 2021: Tyla Kelley
July 2018-June 2021: Carol Shemwell

Computer Committee

At Large Member:
At Large Member: Edgar Katterhenry
At Large Member: Dennis Stone
Archivist: Terry Partridge


Website Team: Kevin Earnest, Julia Cutsinger
Pit Stop: Dot Kirkling
Workcamp Coordinators: Lisa Earnest; Tracey Warren; Steve and Mary Ferdon
DiRT Coordinators: Steve Ferdon
Mission Columbus Coordinators: Steve Ferdon; Doug Sunkel
Library: John and Sue Rhoades
Scouting Representative: Thomas Hahn
Ecumenical Assembly Representative: Susan Whipker