We have teaching elders and ruling elders at New Hope Presbyterian Church. Our pastors are teaching elders and are trained in theology, while our ruling elders are elected to provide prayer and leadership for our church.

Class of 2022

Steve Boutelle

Sheldon Church

Sean Ellis

Bill Enslen

Jerry Franz

Ken Seim

Class of 2023

Gayle Bundschu

Jerry Elliott

Jim Glatz

Duane Higgins

Carolyn Melton

Dave Milligan

Kathy Orr

Class of 2024

Doug Keno

Sandy Knipe

Mark Myers

Ken Walker

Rodney Woosley


Jason Harre – President, Class of 2022

Dick Grosse – Vice-president, Class of 2023

Dan Miller – Secretary, Class of 2024


“This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of God’s people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.” (2 Corinthians 9:12)


Deacons are commissioned from among Christ’s followers to organize the ministry of compassion within our church family. We welcome your notification of those who may benefit from our various ministries, as well as your suggestions for future ministries of service for our members.

Class of 2022

David Childs

Linda Daniels

Mark Dillehay

Pam LaRiviere

Karen Pultz

Emily Reese

Alan Staffon

Class of 2023

Flo Antuono

Kay Diller

Sue Morton

Kathy Orkowski

Richard Riley

Class of 2024

Judy Clarke

Paul Gorny

Steve McKinnon

Kris Newlin


Minutes of the Stated Session and Congregational meetings are available for view and download as listed below. For previous minutes or referenced attachments, please contact Brad Starner, Director of Finance, at brad@newhopefortmyers.org.


12.05.2021: Congregational Meeting

11.21.2021: Stated Session Meeting

10.26.2021: Stated Session Meeting

09.28.2021: Stated Session Meeting

09.26.2021: Called Session Meeting

08.22.2021: Stated Session Meeting