Board Members

Officers (as of September 2015)

President: Rev. Dr. Russell Meyer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Vice President: Cathy Crimi, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Treasurer: Bev Dirkin, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Secretary: Rev. Mark Cerniglia, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Other

Collective Presence Team: Rev. Fred Thomas-Breitfeld , Rev. Rosemarie Doucettee

Enhanced Communication Team: Rev. Dr. Paul Bauman, Rev. Sandy Jones, Harlan Johnson

Partnership Advancement Team: Rev. Dr. Peter Krey, Harlan Johnson

Public Witness Circle: Rev. Sandy Jones, Rev. Mark Cerniglia

 

2016 Priorities

EALA has four areas of Mission for Strategy:

  • Public Witness (Advocacy)
  • Leadership Development (Training)
  • Communication (Messaging)
  • Relationship (Accompaniment)

Four Goals and Objectives were identified and ranked in the following order of priority:

  1. Continue to build relationships with other ethnic associations
  2. Promotion of anti-racism/racial justice teams in synods
  3. Review the name of the association and branding
  4. Explore the use of media and technology as a tool for multicultural engagement