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Applications Sought for General Assembly Stated Clerk
04 May 1996 20:36:42
95370 Applications Sought for General Assembly Stated Clerk
by Jerry L. Van Marter
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Application forms for Stated Clerk of the General Assembly
will be available after Oct. 23, according to the Stated Clerk
Review/Nomination Committee. Completed applications must be postmarked no
later than Jan. 16, 1996.
The nine-member Stated Clerk Review/Nomination Committee was elected
by this year's General Assembly. Its task is to conduct the end-of-term
review for the incumbent Stated Clerk, the Rev. James E. Andrews, and to
nominate a candidate to succeed him to next year's General Assembly in
Andrews, having served three four-year terms, is ineligible for
The committee is composed of three persons nominated by the Committee
on the Office of the General Assembly (COGA), one person nominated by the
General Assembly Council (GAC) and five persons nominated by the General
Assembly Nominating Committee. Those five must include one stated clerk of
a presbytery or synod, two elders and two ministers who have been
commissioners to a General Assembly.
Committee members (and their presbyterys) are
* from COGA: Brian D. Ellison (Olympia)
Robert E. Adcock (Grace)
The Rev. Harriet Nelson (Redwoods)
* from GAC : The Rev. Sandy Peirce (Sacramento)
* at-large: The Rev. John Bartholomew (St. Augustine)
The Rev. Bryant George (National
The Rev. Patricia Pabst (Pueblo)
Emily Spicer (Cincinnati)
Richard Virkus (Monmouth)
Staff to the committee is Margy Wentz, stated clerk of the Synod of
Southern California and Hawaii. She said the committee welcomes comments
on the committee's work. Such correspondence should be mailed to the
Stated Clerk Review/Nomination Committee, 3521 Conata, Duarte, CA 91010, or
faxed to (818) 357-0207.
For more information contact Presbyterian News Service
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Louisville, KY 40202
phone 502-569-5504 fax 502-569-8073
E-mail PCUSA.NEWS@pcusa.org Web page: http://www.pcusa.org
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