Trinity UMC has a council that meets AT LEAST monthly. The council meets to review progress, issues, concerns etc. that may come up over the month and proceed to put in place a standard and/or plan of action, this happens by vote. This meeting is open to the public but only the members may carry a vote or motion to vote on anything. Following are the names of the current chairmen for each committee as well as the committees purpose.
Council chair: Sandy Kessler. Facilitates the council meeting.
Administrative assistant/recording secretary: Lori Olds. Records the minutes of all the meetings, prepares the budget and previous minutes for review at the meeting.
Finance: Amanda Vogelsong. proposes a budget; then raises, manages, and distributes the financial resources of the congregation to support and strengthen the mission and ministry of the congregation.
Trustee: Dave Kessler. In charge for the care, maintenance and upkeep of the church building and its properties.
PPRC (Pastor Parish Relations Committee): Jill Krutsch. In charge of staff, salaries and communication between the staff and the congregation.
Men's Group: Harley Hasselswerth. Involves men in a growing relationship to Jesus Christ and his church and provides resources and support for programs of evangelism, stewardship and the needs of men.
United Methodist Women (UMW): Dee Thorp. Create a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.
Lay leader: Deb Bowers. Works with the pastor to fulfill the mission and vision of the congregation.
Members at large: Sue Brown and Deadra Smay. Lay members of the congregation whose voice is directly reflective of the congregation as a whole.