Native American Ministries Coordinating Committee

The Native American Ministries Committee shall be composed of 8 members from any of the four presbyteries who have ministries.  The responsibilities are:

(a)   Native American ministries in the Synod of the Southwest and its presbyteries and to engage in dialogue with the Synod and its presbyteries about the nature of that ministry.
(b)  Will relate to other synods’ caucuses as appropriate regarding Native American ministry;

Will relate to the General Assembly Consulting Committee;

Shall identify opportunities for Native American leadership development in the Synod and its presbyteries and participate in national leadership development opportunities as appropriate.

Staff to the committee will be a staff person who is from among the presbyteries or synod, or the synod executive, or a person so designated by the synod.

Native American Ministries Coordinating Committee
RE Lou Ann Johnson (SF), Moderator
RE Jody Hodakwen (GC)
RE Gwen Capitan (SF)
RE Ruth Van Otten (deC)
RE Georgia Chavez (deC)
RE Nelson Capitan (SF)
RE Danny Halwood (GC)