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East Central Ontario Regional Council Staff

Reverend Rosemary Lambie

Reverend Rosemary Lambie

Executive Minister

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6147
Email: RLambie@united-church.ca

Reverend Rosemary Lambie’s role is Executive Minister for East Central Ontario Regional Council (RC 11), Eastern Ontario Outaouais Regional Council (RC 12) and Conseil régional Nakonha:ka Regional Council (RC 13), which together comprise approximately 450 communities of faith. Click here for more info.

Joel Miller

Joel Miller

Program Assistant to the Executive Minister

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6152
Email: JMiller@united-church.ca

Joel Miller, most recently Office Administrator for the Synode Montreal & Ottawa Conference, is focused on providing lead administrative support to the Executive Minister of the Regional Councils 11, 12 & 13. Joel has a primary office in Lachine, Québec. Click here for more info.

Reverend David Timpson

Reverend David Timpson

Pastoral Relations Minister

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6116
Email: DTimpson@united-church.ca

As an ordained minister and former staff personnel for the Bay of Quinte Conference, David brings his extensive experience to the role of Minister of Pastoral Relations. Click here for more info.

Karen Valley

Karen Valley

Minister for the Office of Vocation, Québec and East Ontario

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6107
Email: KValley@united-church.ca

Karen’s focus is the Candidacy Pathway and the oversight and discipline of ministry personnel for the ECORC and RC’s 12 & 13. Click here for more info.

Sharon Hull

Sharon Hull

Minister for Spiritual Nurture, Respectful Relationships and Justice with All Ages

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6165
Email: SHull@united-church.ca

Sharon’s focus is to promote/resource/support ECORC priorities around faith formation, ecumenical and inter-faith relationships, regeneration and new ministries, lifelong education, and social justice with all ages and stages. Click here for more info.

Reverend Rodney Smith-Merkley

Reverend Rodney Smith-Merkley

Minister for Respectful Relationship and Indigenous Justice

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6164
Email: RSMerkley@united-church.ca

Rodney’s focus is to promote/resource/support ECORC priorities around Truth and Reconciliation. Click here for more info.

Reverend Trisha Elliott

Reverend Trisha Elliott

Stewardship & Gifts Officer, Philanthropy Unit

Phone: 613-299-8960
Email: TElliott@united-church.ca

Trisha supports churches and individuals in all areas of stewardship whether that be setting and reaching mission and service goals, developing an annual budget or leaving a legacy gift. Why not give Trisha a call and see how she can help you or your church live out God’s mission of compassion and generosity?  Click here for more info.

Gordon Wood

Gordon Wood

Communications and Administration Assistant

Phone: 1-800-268-3781 Ext. 6146
Email: GWood@united-church.ca

Gordon’s focus is to expand community engagement and connections, particularly (but not exclusively) through use of the ECORC website, social media platforms and internal & external publications. Gordon also responds to general inquiries to the ECORC. Click here for more info.