RELIGIOUS LEADERS FOR CAMPAIGN FINANCE REFORM
MARCH 16, 2001, LETTER TO SENATORS
LIST OF SIGNATORIES

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HEADS OF NATIONAL RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS AND FAITH GROUPS:

The Rev. H. George Anderson, Presiding Bishop, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Dimitrios Couchell, Ecumenical Officer, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
The Rev. Dr. Bob Edgar, General Secretary, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA
The Rev. Wesley Granberg-Michaelson, General Secretary, Reformed Church in America
The Most Rev. Frank T. Griswold, Presiding Bishop and Primate, Episcopal Church, USA
The Rev. Dr. Richard L. Hamm, General Minister and President, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the U.S. and Canada
The Very Rev. Arthur M. Johnson, SA, Minister General, Franciscan Friars of the Atonement
Mary Ellen McNish, General Secretary, American Friends Service Committee
The Rev. Judith Mills Reimer, Executive Director, Church of the Brethren General Board
Metropolitan Philip Saliba, Primate, Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
The Rev. Dr. Robert E. Sawyer, President, Moravian Church in America, Southern Province
The Rev. Dr. William L. Shaw, President, National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.
Bishop Paul A. Stewart, Sr., Ecumenical Officer, Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Bishop Melvin G. Talbert, Ecumenical Officer, Council of Bishops, United Methodist Church
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Zacharias Mar Theophilus, Diocesan Bishop, Mar Thoma Church
The Rev. John Thomas, President, United Church of Christ
Rabbi Eric Yoffie, President, Union of American Hebrew Congregations

OTHER RELIGIOUS LEADERS:

Alaska:

The Rev. Ronald D. Martinson, Bishop, Alaska Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Arizona:

The Rev. Cally Rogers-Witte, Conference Minister, Southwest Conference (Arizona and New Mexico), United Church of Christ
The Rev. Howard E. Wennes, Bishop, Grand Canyon Synod (Arizona, Nevada), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Arkansas:

Mimi Dortch, Executive Director, Arkansas Interfaith Conference
Sr. Elise Forst, OSB, Prioress, St. Scholastica Monastery

California:

Mr. Scott D. Anderson, Executive Director, California Church IMPACT
Sr. Elizabeth Brown, OSB, Prioress, Benedictine Sisters of St. Lucy’s Priory
Sr. Sheila Browne, RSM, President,
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Auburn Regional Community
Sr. Carmel Crimmins, RSM, Social Justice Coordinator, Sisters of Mercy U.S. Province
The Rev. Paul W. Egertson, Bishop, Southern California (West) Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Murray D. Finck, Bishop, Pacifica Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Dr. Jane E. Heckles, Conference Minister, Southern California-Nevada Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Marion Irvine, OP, Promoter of Social Justice, Dominican Sisters of San Rafael
Bishop Charles W. Jordan, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Upland, CA
The Rev. Phil Lawson, President, Northern California Interreligious Conference
The Rev. Robert W. Mattheis, Bishop, Sierra Pacific Synod (California, Northern Nevada), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Jeannette McDermott, MMS, Western Coordinator, Medical Mission Sisters
Sr. Maureen O’Connor, CNJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet—Western Province
The Rev. R. Richard Roe, Interim Executive Director, Council of Churches of Santa Clara County
The Rev. Ginny Wagener, Executive Director, South Coast Ecumenical Council
Sr. Lorna Walsh, Regional Superior, Sisters of the Sacred Heart
Bishop Melvin E. Wheatley, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Laguna Hills, CA

Colorado:

The Rev. Allan C. Bjornberg, Bishop, Rocky Mountain Synod (Colorado, New Mexico, Northwest Texas, Utah, Wyoming), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Warner H. Brown, Jr., The United Methodist Church, Denver Area --Rocky Mountain Annual Conference; Yellowstone Annual Conference
Bishop Richard C. Hanifen, Bishop, Diocese of Colorado Springs, Roman Catholic Church
The Rev. Lynne M. Simcox, Interim Conference Minister, Rocky Mountain Conference (Colorado, Utah, Wyoming),
United Church of Christ

Connecticut:

Sr. Judith A. Carey, RSM, Regional President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Connecticut
The Rev. Margaret G. Payne, Bishop, New England Synod (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Northeast New York, Rhode Island, Vermont), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Teresa Ann Sheehan, CSJ, Province Coordinator for Justice, Sisters of St. Joseph of Chambery
The Rev. Stephen J. Sidorak, Jr., Hartford, Connecticut

District of Columbia:

The Rev. J. Daryl Byler, Director, Mennonite Central Committee U.S. Washington Office
Sr. Patricia J. Chappel, President, National Black Sisters Conference
Marie Dennis, Director, Maryknoll Office of Global Concerns
Fr. Robert F. Drinan, SJ, Professor, Society of Jesus
Ms. Tiffany L. Heath, Interim Legislative Director, Church Women United Washington Office
The Rev. Ken Brooker Langston, Co-Convener, Disciples Advocacy Washington Network, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
The Rev. Greg Laszakovits, Coordinator, Washington Office, Church of the Brethren General Board
The Rev. V. Paul Ojibway, SA, Director, Graymoor Ecumenical and Interreligious Institute/Washington
Rabbi David Saperstein, Director, Religious Action Center of Reformed Judaism
The Rev. Theodore F. Schneider, Bishop, Metropolitan Washington, D.C., Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Ron Stief, Minister and Team Leader, Public Life and Social Policy Ministry, United Church of Christ Justice and Witness Ministries

Florida:

Bishop Wayne K. Clymer, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Bradenton, FL
Bishop Ralph E. Dodge, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Inverness, FL

Georgia:

The Rev. Timothy C. Downs, Conference Minister, Southeast Conference (Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina), United Church of Christ
Bishop C.W. Hancock, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Macon, GA
Bishop Marshall L. Meadors, Jr., Retired; The United Methodist Church, Atlanta, GA
The Rev. Ronald B. Warren, Bishop, Southeastern Synod (Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Illinois:

Sr. Karen M. Donahue, RSM, Issues Coordinator, Justice Team, Sisters of Mercy
The Rev. Warren D. Freiheit, Bishop, Central/Southern Illinois Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Carol Pacini, LCM, Province Leader, American Province of Little Company of Mary Sisters
Sr. Mary Peters, RC, Provincial, North American Provincialate of Religious of the Cenacle
Sr. Marianne Race, CSJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph/LaGrange
Sr. Frances Thibodeau, OP, Provincial Councilor, Dominicans of the Roman Congregation
Sr. Mary Jean Traegar, Prioress General, Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois
Sr. Joan Winkler, Provincial Superior, Hospital Sisters of the Third Order Regular of St. Francis
Dr. Lea Woll, SLW, Leadership Team, Sisters of the Living Word
The Rev. Gary M. Wollersheim, Bishop, Northern Illinois Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Indiana:

Sr. Rachel Best, OSB, Prioress, Our Lady of Grace Monastery
Sr. Christina Crawford, CSJ, Leader, Charity and Justice Committee
Sr. Joanne Dewald, OCD, Prioress, Carmelite Monastery
Bishop R. Sheldon Duecker, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Fort Wayne, IN
James V. Dougans, Ministry Coordinator, Indiana Partners for Christian Unity and Mission
Sr. Patricia Dunne, Provincial Councilor, Daughters of Charity
The Rev. Stephen C. Gray, Conference Minister, Indiana-Kentucky Conference, United Church of Christ
Dr. Jeanette Halbach, OLVm, President, Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters
Sr. Jenny Howard, SP, General Councilor, Sisters of Providence
Sr. Ann Oestrich, IHM, Justice Coordinator, Sisters of the Holy Cross
Sr. Mary Ann Stoffregen, Leadership Team, Sisters of St. Francis
The Rev. James R. Stuck, Bishop, Indiana-Kentucky Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Iowa:

The Rev. Philip L. Hougen, Bishop, Southeastern Iowa Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Susan J. Ingham, Conference Minister, Iowa Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Joellen McCarthy, PVM, President, Sisters of Charity
The Rev. Curtis H. Miller, Bishop, Western Iowa Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Gregory V. Palmer, The United Methodist Church, Iowa
Sr. Joy Peterson, President, Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sr. Jacqueline Prevencher, OP, General Councilor, Dominican Sisters of the Roman Congregation

Kansas:

Sr. Mary Collins, OSB, Prioress, Mount St. Scholastica
Sr. Germanna Doll, OP, Prioress, Dominican Sisters of Great Bend
The Rev. John Krueger, Conference Minister, Kansas-Oklahoma Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Patricia Lynch, Major Superior, Ursuline Sisters
Sr. Jo Ann Mark, ASC, Province Councilor, Adorers of the Blood of Christ
Sr. Patricia McLennon, CSJ, President, Sisters of Saint Joseph

Kentucky:

Bishop James R. King, Jr., The United Methodist Church, Kentucky Conference Provost
Sr. Shaline O’Souza, SCM, Vice President, Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Kentucky
Sr. Sarah Stauble, President, Ursuline Sisters

Louisiana:

Bishop William W. Hutchinson, The United Methodist Church, Louisiana
Sr. Maeve McMahon, OP, Region Prioress, Dominican Sisters
Sr. Helen Prejean, CSJ, Author & Prison Minister, Sisters of St. Joseph of Medaille, New Orleans

Maine:

The Rev. Jean Alexander, Conference Minister, Maine Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Monique Belanger, OP, Provincial Prioress, Dominican Sisters of the Roman Congregation
Thomas Ewell, Executive Director, Maine Council of Churches
Sr. Carole Jean Lappa, RSR, Regional Coordinator, Sisters of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary

Maryland:

Sr. Colette Ackerman, OCD, Prioress, Carmelite Sisters of Baltimore
Sr. Marie Chin, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Sr. Carol Durbin, DC, Provincial Councilor, Daughters of Charity
Sr. Patricia Kirk, OSB, Prioress, Benedictine Sisters
The Rev. H. Gerard Knoche, Bishop, Delaware-Maryland Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Forrest C. Stith, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Largo, MD
Bishop Joseph H. Yeakel, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Smithsburg, MD

Maryland and Washington, DC:

The Rev. Dr. Chris Hobgood, Regional Minister, Capital Area, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Massachusetts:

Sr. Rena Mae Gagnon, PFM, Regional Superior, Little Franciscans of Mary
Bishop Susan W. Hassinger, The United Methodist Church, Boston Area
Sr. Stefanine Loi, SMM, Delegate General, Xaverian Missionary Sisters
Sr. Ruth McGoldwick, SP, President, Sisters of Providence
Sr. Jane F. Morrissey, SSJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield
Sr. Maura Ryan, SCC, U.S. Area Tour Coordinator, Columban Sisters
Sr. Claudia Ward, CDP, Provincial, Sisters of Divine Providence

Michigan:

Bishop Jesse R. DeWitt, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Ann Arbor, MI
The Rev. John E. Dister, SJ, Provincial Assistant for Social Ministry, Detroit Province of the Society of Jesus
Sr. Mary Ann Fedor, Treasurer, Dominican Sisters of Oxford
Sr. Janet Fleischhacker, SSJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph
Sr. Cecilia Clara Fosuboue, mc, President, Consolata Missionary Sisters
The Rev. Daniel J. Fox, OFM Cap, Provincial Minister, Order Friars Minor Capuchin
Sr. Mary Katherine Hamilton, IHM, Vice President, Sisters, Servants of Immaculate Heart of Mary
The Rev. Gary L. Hansen, Bishop, North/West Lower Michigan Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Margaret Hoey, Provincial, Sisters of Mary Reparatrix
The Rev. Robert A. Rimbo, Bishop, Southeast Michigan Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Kent J. Ulery, Conference Minister, Michigan Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Linda Werthman, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Detroit

Minnesota:

The Rev. Mark S. Hanson, Bishop, Saint Paul Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Arlen D. Hermodson, Bishop, Northwestern Minnesota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Cathy Heying, Justice Education & Action Coordinator, Church of St. Stephen
Bishop John L. Hopkins, The United Methodist Church, Minnesota Area
The Rev. Glenn W. Nycklemoe, Bishop, Southeastern Minnesota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. E. Peter Strommen, Bishop, Northeastern Minnesota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Robert G. Walz, Director, Congregations in Community, Saint Paul Area Council of Churches
Sr. Mary Wolfe, Regional Directress, Franciscan Sisters of St. Paul, Minnesota

Missouri:

Sr. Susan Borgel, CPPS, Superior General, Sisters of the Most Precious Blood of O’Fallon
Sr. Richard Mary Burke, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of St. Louis, Missouri
Sr. Patricia Connolly, DC, Councilor, Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul
The Rev. A. Gayle Engel, Conference Minister, Missouri Mid-South Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Kathleen Hughes, Provincial, Religious of the Sacred Heart
Sr. Jacqueline Motzel, FSM, President, Franciscan Sisters of Mary
Sr. Diana Oleskevich, CSJA, Social Justice Coordinator, Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet
Sr. Kathleen Reichert, OSF, Provincial, Sisters of St. Francis of Savannah, Missouri

Montana:

The Rev. Dr. John M. Schaeffer, Conference Minister, Montana-Northern Wyoming Conference, United Church of Christ

Nebraska:

The Rev. David L. deFreeze, Bishop, Nebraska Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Patricia Forret, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Omaha

New Hampshire:

The Rev. Benjamin Crosby, Conference Minister, New Hampshire Conference, United Church of Christ
The Rev. John W. Lynes, Conference Minister, New Hampshire Conference, United Church of Christ
The Rev. William McConnell, Interim Conference Minister, New HampshireConference, United Church of Christ

New Jersey:

The Rev. Dr. John R. Deckenback, Conference Minister, Central Atlantic Conference (New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia), United Church of Christ
Sr. Joan Doyle, Major Superior, Sisters of St. Dominic
The Rev. Stephen Giordano, President, Bergen County Council of Churches
The Rev. E. Roy Riley, Jr., Bishop, New Jersey Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Diane Szubrowski, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of New Jersey

New Mexico:

Sr. Linda Chavez, National Coordinator, Sisters of Charity—Las Hermanas USA

New York:

Sr. Jean Amore, CSJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph
Sr. Rosemary Bellantine, CSJ, Regional Superior, Sisters of St. Joseph
Sr. Diane Bernier, SA, President, Franciscan Sisters of the Atonement
The Rev. Martin Boler, OSB, Prior, Mount Saviour Monastery
The Rev. Stephen P. Bouman, Bishop, Metropolitan New York Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Catherine Cleary, President, Sisters of the Presentation
Sr. Francesca Cloutier, Director of Pastoral Care, Roman Congregation of St. Dominic
Sr. Joan Deering, Regional Superior, Sisters of St. Joseph, Brentwood
Sr. Louise Gallahue, DC, Provincial, Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul
Barbara J. George, Interim Executive Director, Broome County Council of Churches
The Rev. Thomas W. Goodhue, Executive Director, Long Island Council of Churches
Sr. Alene Grothlies, Provincial Superior, Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Sr. Joan Haberling, Congregational Councilor, Sisters of Charity, Halifax
The Rev. Dr. John E. Hiemstra, Executive Director, Council of Churches of the City of New York
Sr. Nancy Hoff, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Buffalo
Sr. Eileen Hogan, RSM, Leadership Team, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Connecticut
Sr. Mary Hughes, OP, Prioress, Sisters of St. Dominic
Sr. Virginia Johnson, RCD, President, Sisters of Our Lady of Christian Doctrine
Bishop Ernest S. Lyght, The United Methodist Church, New York
Sr. Mary McCarnick, OSF, Provincial Minister, Sisters of St. Francis of Penance and Christian Charity of Holy Name Province
Sr. Philomena M. McCortney, Prioress, Dominican Sisters of Hope
The Rev. Lee M. Miller, Bishop, Upstate New York Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Susan M. Morrison, The United Methodist Church, Albany, NY
Richard N. Myers, Greater Rochester Community of Churches
The Rev. John D. Paarlberg, Minister for Social Witness and Worship, Reformed Church in America
Sr. Agnes Pataki, District Moderator (Provincial), Sisters of Social Service
Sr. Barbara Pavlic, SNJM, Provincial Leader, Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary
Sr. Sheila Stevenson, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Rochester
Sr. M. Paulette Tirone, FSSJ, General Minister, Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph

North Carolina:

The Rev. Leonard H. Bolick, Bishop, North Carolina Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Charlene P. Kammerer, The United Methodist Church, Charlotte, NC - Western Area
Sr. M. Rosalind Picot, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of North Carolina

North Dakota:

The Rev. Duane C. Danielson, Bishop, Western North Dakota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Marlyss Dionne, Provincial, Sisters of Mary of the Presentation
The Rev. Richard J. Foss, Bishop, Eastern North Dakota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Ohio:

Sr. Bernadine Baltrinic, OP, President, Sisters of St. Dominic
Sr. Elizabeth M. Bowyer, SND, Provincial Administrator, Sisters of Notre Dame de Nassur
Sr. Maryann Bremke, CPPS, President, Sisters of the Precious Blood
The Rev. Dr. Charles S. Brown, Ohio Baptist General Convention
The Rev. John A. Dainty, Executive Director, Akron Area Association of Churches
Sr. Evelyn Flowers, CSA, Council Member, Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine
The Rt. Rev. J. Clark Grew, II, Bishop, Episcopal Church – Diocese of Ohio
Sr. Nancy Hendershot, CSA, Congregational Leader, Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine
The Rev. Callon W. Holloway, Jr., Bishop, Southern Ohio Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Sharon Hovelak, Executive Council, Sisters of St. Francis
Sr. Elizabeth Lang, Superior, Ursulines of Cincinnati
Bishop Nathaniel Linsey, Christian Methodist Episcopal Church - Ohio
The Rev. Marcus C. Lohrmann, Bishop, Northwestern Ohio Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Bruce R. Ough, The United Methodist Church, Ohio West Area
Ms. Edith Patton, Interim Synod Exec., Synod of the Convenant, Presbyterian Church (USA)
The Rev. Ralph Quellhorst, United Church of Christ, Ohio Conference
Sr. Marjorie Rudemiller, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Cincinnati
Sr. Christine Rudy, VSC, General Superior, Vincentian Sisters of Charity
Sr. Mary Schrader, Congregational Leadership Team, Congregation of St. Joseph
Sr. Lucy Silvio, CSJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph of Medaille
Sr. Virginia Welsh, Community Minister, Sisters of St. Francis

Oklahoma:

Sr. Marie Ballmann, OSB, Prioress, Sisters of Benedict, Red Plains Monastery
Bishop Bruce P. Blake, The United Methodist Church, Oklahoma Area
The Rev. Floyd M. Schoenhals, Bishop, Arkansas-Oklahoma Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Oregon:

Sr. Dorothy Jean Beyer, Prioress, Benedictine Sisters of Mt. Angel
Sr. Mary Timothy McHatten, OP, Educator, Sisters of the Roman Congregation
The Rev. Paul R. Swanson, Bishop, Oregon Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Pennsylvania:

The Rev. Roy G. Almquist, Bishop, Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop George W. Bashore, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Pittsburgh, PA
Sr. Mary Ellen Bennett, OP, President, Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de Ricci
Mrs. Gwen N. Bernstine, Executive Director, United Churches of Lycoming County
Sr. Roberta Campbell, Prioress, Benedictine Sisters of Pittsburgh
The Rev. Juan Cobrda, Bishop, Slovak Zion Synod (Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Jo Anne Courneen, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Erie Regional Community
Sr. Monique Dietz, President, Ladies of Bethany
The Rev. Guy S. Edmiston, Bishop, Lower Susquehanna Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Gary L. Harke, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Council of Churches
Sr. Marian Iggruccio, SF, Superior, School Sisters of St. Francis
Bishop Neil L. Irons, The United Methodist Church, Harrisburg Area
The Rev. K. Joy Kaufmann, Director for Public Advocacy, Pennsylvania Council of Churches
Sr. Patricia Kelly, SSJ, President, Sisters of St. Joseph, Chestnut Hill
The Rev. Kenneth G. Leischner, Interim Conference Minister, Penn West Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Marie Lucey, OSF, President, Congregational Minister, Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia
The Rev. A. Donald Main, Bishop, Upper Susquehanna Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Christine McCann, RSM, President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Regional Community of Merion, Pennsylvnaia
Sr. Catherine McGrarty, RSM, Regional President, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Dallas, Pennsylvania, Region
The Rev. F. Russell Mitman, Conference Minister, Pennsylvania Southeast Conference, United Church of Christ
Sr. Pat O’Donnell, OSF, General Councilor, Sisters of Saint Francis, Millvale
The Rev. Gregory R. Pile, Bishop, Allegheny Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Nancy Prenatt, SSJ, Leadership, Sisters of St. Joseph, Northwest Pennsylvania
Sr. Mary Ellese Rufft, Provincial Director, Sisters of Divine Providence
Sr. M. Rosaria Shinn, Provincial Superior, School Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis
The Rev. David R. Strobel, Bishop, Northeastern Pennsylvania Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Peter D. Weaver, The United Methodist Church, Philadelphia Area

Puerto Rico:

The Rev. Francisco L. Sosa, Bishop, Caribbean Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Rhode Island:

The Rev. Sharon Key, Interim Executive Director, Rhode Island State Council of Churches
Bishop C. Dale White, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Newport, RI

South Carolina:

The Rev. David A. Donges, Bishop, South Carolina Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

South Dakota:

The Rev. Andrea F. DeGroot-Nesdahl, Bishop, South Dakota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Texas:

Sr. Billeaud, CDP, Superior General, Congregation of the Sisters of Divine Providence
The Rev. Paul J. Blom, Bishop, Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Heloise Cruzat, OP, Prioress, Dominican Sisters of Houston
Sr. Marie Irma Gonzalez, Superior General, Incarnate Word Sisters
The Rev. Sally S. Johnson, Beacon Hill Presbyterian Church, San Antonio
The Rev. Kevin S. Kanouse, Bishop, Northern Texas-Northern Louisiana Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Joel N. Martinez, The United Methodist Church, San Antonio, TX
Sr. Teresa Stanley, General Superior, Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word
The Rev. Ray Tiemann, Bishop, Southwestern Texas Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Tennessee:

Bishop Ray W. Chamberlain, Jr., The United Methodist Church, Holston, TN
Bishop Rueben P. Job, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Goodlettsville, TN

Virginia:

Bishop H. Hasbrouck Hughes, Jr, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Williamsburg, VA
The Rev. Bill Quigley, CICM, Provincial, Missionhurst-CICM

Washington:

The Rev. David T. Alger, Executive Director, Associated Ministries
The Rev. Randy Hyvonen, Conference Minister, Washington-North Idaho Conference, United Church of Christ
The Rev. Donald H. Maier, Bishop, Northwest Washington Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. David C. Wold, Bishop, Southwestern Washington Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

West Virginia:

Bishop S. Clifton Ives, The United Methodist Church, West Virginia

Wisconsin:

Sr. Jean Ackerman, OP, President, Racine Dominicans
The Rev. Robert D. Berg, Bishop, Northwest Synod of Wisconsin, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. Jon S. Enslin, Bishop, South-Central Synod of Wisconsin, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. James A. Justman, Bishop, East Central Synod of Wisconsin, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
The Rev. April Ulring Larson, Bishop, LaCrosse Area Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Mary Mollison, CSA, General Superior, Congregation of Sisters of Saint Agnes
Bishop Donald A. Ott, Retired; The United Methodist Church, Pewaukee, WI
Sr. Joan Puls, President, School Sisters of St. Francis
The Rev. Peter Rogness, Bishop, Greater Milwaukee Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sr. Susan S. Snyder, OP, President, Kenosha Dominican Sisters

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