Governing Board

A statement on the Forum model of the Canadian Council of Churches

The Executive Committee of the Governing Board

Governing Board 2015 – 2018

The Rt. Rev. Bishop Andriy (Peshko) Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada
Archpriest Fr. Peter J. Avgeropoulos  Greek Orthodox Metropolis Canada
The Rev. Mathew Baby Mar Thoma Church
The Rev. Canon Dr. Alyson Barnett-Cowan
President
Anglican Church of Canada
The Rev. Jeremy Bell Canadian Baptists of Western Canada
Mr. Larry Brennan
Treasurer
Major Gillian Brown The Salvation Army
Fr. Dr. Jaroslaw Buciora Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada
The Rev. Erin C. Burns The United Church of Canada
Lt. Col. Jim Champ 
Past President
The Salvation Army
 Mary Conliffe  Anglican Church of Canada
 The Rev. Amanda Currie  The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Dr. Jasmine D’Costa Polish National Catholic Church of Canada
Ms. Carol Dixon Canadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Dr. Ibrahim El-Behery The Coptic Orthodox Church of Canada
Rev. Anthony Elenbaas Christian Reformed Church of America
L.K. Father Messale Engeda Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church of Canada
The Most Rev. Ronald Fabbro, C.S.B.
Vice-President
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
Kyle Ferguson Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rev. Dr. Jennifer Garbin Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Canada
Rev. Paul Gehrs
Chair, Commission on Justice and Peace
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
Bishop Richard Grecco Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
Colin Grimmond Archdiocese of Canada of the Orthodox Church in America
Fr. Ammonius Guirguis The Coptic Orthodox Church of Canada
The Rev. Alan Hall
Chair, Personnel Committee
The United Church of Canada
The Rev. Dr. Karen A. Hamilton
General Secretary (Ex Officio)
Mike Hogeterp
Interim Chair, Commission on Justice and Peace
 Christian Reformed Church in North America
 His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimian  Armenian Holy Apostolic Church Canadian Diocese
Bede Martin Hubbard Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Most Rev. Metropolitan Lawrence Huculak Ukrainian Catholic Church of Canada
Archpriest Cyprian R. Hutcheon 
Vice President
Archdiocese of Canada of the Orthodox Church in America
 Mr. Cesar Jaramillo
Executive Director, Project Ploughshares
The Rev. John Kapteyn Reformed Church in America (Regional Synod of Canada)
The Rev. Stephen Kendall
Vice-President
The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Dr. Scott Kindred-Barnes Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec
The Rev. Zbignew Kozar Polish National Catholic Church of Canada
Dr. Paul Ladouceur Orthodox Church in America
The Rev. Alexander Laschuk Ukrainian Catholic Church in Canada
The Rev. André Lavergne Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
The Rev. Kevin C. Little The United Church of Canada
Ms. Pat Lovell Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
The Rev. Msgr. Frank Leo Jr., C.S.S. Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rt. Rev. Walter Makarenko Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada
Dr. Mary Marrocco
Associate Secretary, Commission on Faith & Witness (Ex Officio)
The Rev. Doug Martindale The United Church of Canada
The Rev. Tim McCoy Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec
Ms. Nancy McInnes Canadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
The Rev. Dr. Willard Metzger
Vice-President
Mennonite Church Canada
Very Rev. John Philip Renato Miclat, OMHS Apostolic Catholic Church of Canada
Mr. Peter Noteboom
Associate Secretary, Commission on Justice & Peace (Ex Officio)
Rod Olson Canadian Baptists of Western Canada
 Bishop Michael Oulton  Anglican Church of Canada
Rev. Fr. John Benjamin Vic Paradero, OMHS Apostolic Catholic Church of Canada
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Isaac Mar Philoxenos Episcopa The Mar Thoma Church – Diocese of North America and Europe
Rev. Msgr. Patrick Powers, P.H. Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
Mr. Matthew Pupic
Finance Director, Project Ploughshares
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rev. Dr. Darren Roorda Christian Reformed Church in North America
Ms. Nora Sanders The United Church of Canada
 Prof. Richard Schneider Orthodox Church in America
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Chester A. Searles British Episcopal Church of Canada
Maria Simakova CCC – Coordinator (Ex Officio) for the Commission on Faith and Witness
Msgr. Noël Simard Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rev. David Simpson Canadian Baptists of Western Canada
The Rev. Dr. Robert Steffer Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Canada
The Rev. Marijke Strong Regional Synod of Canada – Reformed Church in America
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Geevarghese Mar Theodosius The Mar Thoma Church (Diocese of North America & Europe)
Archdeacon Michael Thompson Anglican Church of Canada
Major Kester Trim The Salvation Army
Rev. John Tonks Canadian Association for Baptist Freedoms
Mr. Bruce Walter The Salvation Army
The Rev. Carol Wood The Presbyterian Church in Canada
The Rev. John Young The United Church of Canada
The Rev. Archpriest Zareh Zargarian Armenian Holy Apostolic Church Canadian Diocese

 

Affiliate Members

The Rev. Bernard De Jonge Friendship Ministries Canada
Peter Derrick The Leprosy Mission of Canada
Eugene Ellmen Oikocredit
Joe Gunn Citizens for Public Justice
The Rev. Bill (William) Ryan Yonge Street Mission

 

Alternate Members

Dr. Gail Allan The United Church of Canada
Carol Dixon Canadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Angie Draskovic Yonge Street Mission
The Rev. Fr. Kyrillos Fakhouri The Coptic Orthodox Church of Canada
Dr. Usha George Mar Thoma Church
Ms. Anne Mitchell Canadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Rev. Frank Patrick Pentecostal Assembly of Canada
Alemayehu Zenebe Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church of Canada

 

Observers

Mr. Bruce Clemenger Evangelical Fellowship of Canada
The Rev. Seok DaeHo Korean Presbyterian Church in Canada
Mr. David C. Freeman The Christian & Missionary Alliance in Canada
The Rev. George Roberts Église eucharistique catholique – Eucharistic Catholic Church
The Rev. Don Moore World Vision Canada
Dr. Peter Reid Convention of Atlantic Baptist Churches
The Rev. David Wells Pentcostal Assembly of Canada
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