Presbytery Coordination Committee

Moderator: Rev. Michael Burkley

The Coordination Committee is commissioned to carry out aspects of the Presbytery’s work in the following ways:

  • coordinate agenda for business meetings of the Presbytery
  • facilitate planning for education and spiritual growth meetings of the Presbytery
  • propose a schedule (dates, times, & locations) for meetings of the Presbytery
  • call special meetings of the Presbytery when appropriate
  • communicate regularly with all committees to assure that work is done in a timely manner and to facilitate
  • coordination of work among committees
  • work with the Committee on Leadership Development to develop and implement regular plans for growth in leadership skills for those serving in various capacities within the Presbytery, including an annual retreat to train Presbytery leaders
  • work with all committees to develop opportunities to work cooperatively with other presbyteries and ecumenical entities to fulfill their particular responsibilities


  • Moderator of Presbytery: Michael Burkley, Minister, Rockwell Falls
  • Vice-Moderator: Judy Hartley, Ruling Elder, Westminster
  • Stated Clerk: Rebecca Lawson Putman, Minister, Northville
  • Temporary Presbyter: Bill Henderson, Ruling Elder, Brunswick
  • Chaplain: Beth Illingworth, Minister, At Large
  • Committee Chairs or Representatives: Albany Presbytery
For contact information for members of the Coordination Committee, visit our Directory Page on our website for more information.