MEA Board of Directors

Nathan Alleman
Appointment: 2019- 2023 by Delegate Assembly
Congregation: Hope Fellowship, Waco, TX

Addie Banks
Appointment: 2017-2021 by Delegate Assembly
Congregation: Manhattan Mennonite Fellowship, New York, NY

Lynette Bontrager- Secretary
Appointment: 2017-2021 by Executive Board
Congregation: Zion Mennonite Church, Archbold, OH

Melissa Hofstetter
Appointment: 2019-2023 by Delegate Assembly
Congregation: Pasadena Mennonite Church, Pasadena, CA

James Logan 
Appointment: 2017-2021 by Executive Board
Congregation: Blooming Glen Mennonite Church, Souderton, PA

Alicia Manning
Appointment: 2019-2023 by Delegate Assembly
Congregation: Calvary Community Church, Hampton, VA

J. Richard Thomas -Chair
Appointment: 2018-2022 by MEA
Congregation: Ridgeview Mennonite Church, Ronks, PA

Linwood Rush - Treasurer
Appointment: 2019-2021 by MEA
Congregation: Portland Mennonite Church, Portland, OR

Roy W. Williams- Vice Chair
Appointment: 2019-2023 by Executive Board
Congregation: College Hill Mennonite Church, Land O Lakes, FL



Committee on Elementary and Secondary Education

Angie Petersheim Vice-Chair
Administrator, Shalom Christian Academy

Paul Leaman Secretary
Head of School, Eastern Mennonite School

Conrad Swartzentruber Chair
Superintendent, Dock Mennonite Academy

Pam Tieszen Treasurer
Superintendent, Lancaster Mennonite School

Committee on College and University Education

Rebecca Stoltzfus
President, Goshen College

Jane Wood
President, Bluffton University

Joseph Manickam
President, Hesston College

Sara Wenger Shenk
President, Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary

Susan Schultz Huxman
President, Eastern Mennonite University

Jon​athan C. Gering
President, Bethel College
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