Meet the Team


Rev. Phyllis Bowers

Executive Director

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Any of our Staff members can be reached at 1-800-272-0113

We are a team of dedicated professionals working together to offer you a broad spectrum of stewardship services. We do everything we can to be efficient and resourceful in our work. Christ is at the center of our daily tasks. We take joy in our service to Christ, and to you, our Christian brothers and sisters.


Terri Cartwright

Executive Secretary


Dolly A. Marzullo

Office Assistant


William H. Fordney, Jr.

Staff Accountant


Rev. Dr. G. Edwin Zeiders

Walking beside us



Our Board

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The Board from November 2017 Biannual Meeting

Front Left to Right:  Mary Jane Mitterling, Ann M. Carney, Phyllis M. Bowers, Stacey H. Harbst, Brenda K. Hoerner

Back Left to Right:  Mark A. Reinard, Ernest L. Mellinger, Kirby K. Hickey, Edward M. Trainor, Matthew L. Hartman, Miguel H. Arenas, G. Edwin Zeiders (Consultant), Matthew A. McKnight

Not Pictured:  Bishop Jeremiah J. Park, Nicholas E. Keeney, Kevin K. Locker, S. David Simon, Howard T. Woodruff, Andra G. Haverstock, Gregory C. Myers, George G. Sackandy Jr., Thomas L. Salsgiver

Please note the current board members (terms starting in June, 2018) are listed below.

2018-2019 Conference Representatives:

  • Bishop Jeremiah J. Park, Resident Bishop (Represented by Rev. Gregory C. Myers)

  • Rev. Richard G. Felty, Conference Board of Trustees (Represented by Ms. Mary Jane Mitterling)

  • Rev. Jason R. Mackey, Director of Conference Connectional Ministries and Administrative Services

  • Rev. Dr. Tim Baer, Conference Council on Finance and Administration (Represented by George G. Sackandy, Jr.)

2018-2019 Clergy and Laypersons At-Large in Three-Year Terms:

  • Pastor Miguel H. Arenas

  • Ann M. Carney

  • Matthew L. Hartman

  • Brenda Hoerner

  • Rev. Nicholas E. Keeney

  • Rev. Kevin K. Locker

  • Ernest L. Mellinger

  • Mark A. Reinard

  • Rev. Dr. S. David Simon

  • Edward M. Trainor

  • Rev. Dr. Howard T. Woodruff

  • TBD (Fulfilling term 2018-2019)

Participants Without Vote:

  • Andra G. Haverstock, Treasurer of the Susquehanna Conference

  • Rev. Phyllis M. Bowers, Executive Director of The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation

For additional information, please contact Rev. Phyllis M. Bowers, Executive Director at The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation office – 1-800-272-0113 or 717-766-7343