Pastor of Student Ministries & Young Adults
Office Administrator and Communications
The Leadership Council is the governing authority of our church family given the task of discerning the Lord’s leading regarding the direction of South Albany Community Church. These individuals, directed by the Holy Spirit, serve to discern and advance God’s agenda for our church.
Leadership Council Chair- Jim Saemenes
John Bradner - Pastor Parish
Jon Killinger - Business & Men
John Kollaer - Communications
Aaron Wilkinson - Missional Pathways
Percy McKnight - Prayer
Patti McKnight - Children
Connie Nelson - Local Council Reps.
Emily Palmer - Secretary
Bryce Phelan - Worship
Rusty Stevens - Youth
Karla Parish - Treasurer
Michelle Hawkins - Women
This team acts as a liaison between the staff and the congregation or between staff members. They provide a support system for the staff and see that the staff are adequately compensated for their labor.
Pastor-Parish Chair - John Bradner
Pastor Jim Saemenes
They handle Property concerns, building upkeep, maintenance and legal issues.
Trustees Chair - Jeff Hawkins
Staff Liaison - Jon Killinger
This team is made up of a committee of volunteers that make financial decisions with the help of the staff Financial Manager. They prayerfully seek God's will in how best to utilize the funds that come from the weekly offering. They provide checks and balances to ensure the integrity of the church and the wise stewardship of the resources with which they are entrusted.
Finance Manager- Jon Killinger
Church Treasurer - Karla Parish
Carol Jo Hahn