Our Leadership: Officers and Staff

Officers

2014-2017 TERM-
PRESIDENT
VenmanTodd Venman,
Russell, PA

Todd and his wife Dawn and their three sons have been serving the Russell community, pastoring Wiltsie Community Church for the past fourteen years. He has served in various roles in the Western NY and NW PA Fellowship, served on and chaired the Church Development Committee, was a member of the Guiding Coalition, and served as Vice President.
2014-2017 TERM-
VICE-PRESIDENT
MattM
Matt Milligan, Hudson, WI
Matt is Founding Pastor of CCCC plant Living Pathway Church. He has served on the Board of Directors, Guiding Coalition, and Structure Team. He works with the Northstar Center for Church Multiplication, coaches church planting pastors and is active in the leadership of several community organizations, including the Board of Directors of Uwezo International, which minsters to people struggling with addictions.
2013-2016 TERM-
RECORDING SECRETARY
HelmsAlvin Helms,
Carlsbad, CA
A CCCC member since 1994, Alvin has served several churches in the Pacific Northwest and California. He is currently the Senior Pastor of Carlsbad Community Church in Carlsbad, CA. Alvin has served as a member and chair of the Lay Ministry Committee and on the CCCC Board of Directors and the Executive Committee. He and his wife Melodee  have four children.
2013-2016 TERM-
TREASURER,
McKenneyBob McKenney, Goffstown, NH

Bob and his wife, Caroline serve the Congregational Church of Goffstown, NH. Prior to that, he served as Executive Pastor, for another CCCC church, and in various church leadership positions. He is a C.P.A. and worked in public accounting and industry as a Chief Financial Officer, before being called to pastoral ministry.
2012-2015 TERM-
COMPTROLLER,
PhilPhil Lewis, Thompson Falls, MT

Owner/operator of Lewis Drilling in Thompson Fall, MT, Phil is an active, layman in his local church. A strong supporter of the CCCC, he has served on the Finance Committee and Executive committee, he is enthusiastically committed to the Irreducible Core and the Seven Guiding Values.

 Staff

2012-2015 TERM-
CONFERENCE MINISTER,
RonRon Hamilton, Woodbury, MN
Ron has served as the CCCC Conference Minister since 2012 and previously worked as the Director of Church Multiplication from 2007 – 2012. He was founding pastor of the Woodbury Community Church in Woodbury, MN where he served for nearly thirty years. He is deeply committed to the development of healthy congregations with a commitment to missional ministry.
NE REGIONAL MINISTER,
ShanahanTerry Shanahan, Rye, NH

After serving congregations in Nottingham and Rye,NH, Terry was appointed to the position of Northeast Regional Minister in July 2007. He and his wife Karlotta make their home in Rye, NH, where she is in private practice as a  counselor specializing in marital issues. They have two children, and one granddaughter.
CHURCH DEVELOPMENT,
KimballJohn Kimball,
Oveido, FL

John has served the CCCC for 8 years as Director of Church Development. Before that, he served as Vice President, Mid-Atlantic Area Rep and Missions Chairman. John has nearly 30 years pastoral experience with existing churches. He is also lead pastor for Palmwood Church, a CCCC Church in Development.
CHURCH MULTIPLICATION,
ONealRob O’Neal,
Shakopee, MN

Rob pastors Brookwood Community Church in Shakopee, Minnesota, a church he helped start in 2008. This background has given him a different perspective on the urgency of helping people follow Jesus. He enjoys movies, coffee, music, running, and football. Rob has served the Conference through the Northstar Church Multiplication Hub, the Board, and now as Director of Church Multiplication.
CONFERENCE CARE,
ZellerLenn Zeller,
Stowe, PA

Lenn has served churches in OH, IL and is currently pastor of St. Paul’s Church in Stowe, PA. He is excited about the direction our Conference is headed,  with the ministry priorities. “If I can be a small part of moving the Conference forward in these areas, I am glad and humbled to do so.”