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  1. News & Articles : Finance & Property Staff Update

    In the January 11 newsletter, we gave you an update on our contract with Trinity Concepts, a financial management firm for local churches and nonprofits, to support our finance needs following former Office Manager Elizabeth Takla’s departure. Trinity Concepts’ founder Burke Raper has kept the church’s financial needs met along with his staff members, Sean Allen and Mary Martha Reed. Learn more about our finance staff from Trinity Concepts.

    The Personnel Committee, in partnership with Ways & Means, has been assessing the church’s needs in financial oversight and property management. A job description for a Property Manager will soon be finalized. At its March meeting, the Session approved a recommendation to continue our contract with Trinity Concepts through the end of 2018. A finance staff person will be available on the days and times listed below. Administrative Assistant Barb Schmidt will continue to help triage any property-related questions as we search for a Property Manager.

    • Mondays: Burke (9am-12pm), Mary Martha (afternoon)
    • Tuesdays: Burke (9am-12pm)
    • Wednesdays: Burke (9am-12pm)
    • Thursdays: Burke (9am-11:30am), Mary Martha (midday)
    • Fridays: Burke (by appointment), Sean (10am-3pm)

  2. News & Articles : Ways & Means News

    by Dave Pottenger, Ways & Means Commission Chair

    The beginning of a new year is always a busy time for the Ways & Means Commission of Westminster. This year proved to be no exception, as we conducted our normal analysis of the previous year’s results while producing and approving our budget for the year ahead. Additionally, we spent a good bit of time assessing the feasibility of a capital campaign, and completed an in-depth analysis of our campus facilities. Ways & Means felt it would be helpful to provide a brief update on these important topics.

  3. News & Articles : Finance Staff Update

    In the December 13 newsletter, we gave you an update on Office Manager Elizabeth Takla’s departure and shared that the Personnel Committee was in the process of finalizing a contract with an accounting firm that specializes in churches. We have contracted with Trinity Concepts, which works with a number of churches in the area, to support us through a transition period of 3-4 months.