The purpose of the Grand Traverse Leadership Council is to focus the vision

and coordinate the ministry of the district.

Chairperson: Jim Mort     jim.mort@sbcglobal.net

District Lay Leader: Denny Olin    dennyolin@gmail.com

Lay/Clergy Support & Development Representative: Russell Logston     pastor_empireumc@centurytel.net

Missions & New Ministries Representative: Mike Neihardt   barneyfife@torchlake.com

Lay Servant Coordinator: Melody Olin   melodyolin@yahoo.com

District Superintendent: Anita Hahn     glue4evr@yahoo.com

District Administrative Assistant: Jill Haney     gtdistrictoffice@tcchrist.com

District Superintendency Representative:   Brian Highway  bdhighway@gmail.com 

Church Location & Building Chair: John Scott     jtentmaker@mac.com

Youth Representative: Michelle Merchant     michellekm64@outlook.com

Young Adult Representative: McKaya Groenwald    mckaya.groenwald@gmail.com

Older Adult Representative: Betty Jo Riggs     bjriggs699@chartermi.net

UMW Representative: Susan Wirgau      onthebay@chartermi.net

UMM Representative: open