Our Leadership: Officers and Staff


Todd Venman, Russell, PA
Todd is a past president of the CCCC, serving for the 2014-2017 term. He pastors the Wiltsie Community Church, Russell, PA and is a member of the Church Development Team.
HelmsAlvin Helms, Avon, MN
A CCCC member since 1994, Alvin has served several churches in the Pacific Northwest and California. He is currently the Senior Pastor of Avon Community Church in Avon, MN. Alvin has served as a member and chair of the Lay Ministry Committee and on the CCCC Board of Directors and the Executive Committee.
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.
Susan-webSusan Moody, Chester, VT
Susan found her way to pastoral ministry through  camp ministry, classroom teaching, college ministry and event planning. She loves to use humor to help others learn God’s truth and looks forward to using her creativity, problem solving skills, and event planning expertise as a member of the Board.
Greg Wilcoxen, Menno, SD
Greg is VP and branch manager of Menno State Bank in Menno, SD. He started in the banking business in 2001. Prior to that Greg had an insurance agency in CA. Greg has served on the Finance Committee for the CCCC, an elder and treasurer at Salem Reformed Church of Menno. In his community he served on the boards of the Menno School District and of the Menno-Olivet Care Center.
Ron 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.
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.
Tim Dubeau, Pittsburgh, PA
Tim is Pastor Emeritus of the Congregational Church of Salem, CT. He currently serves on the CCCC Board of Directors and as co-chair of the Annual Gathering Planning Committee. Having served in New England, he observed first hand the impact a regional pastor had on churches and individuals in that region. He desires to see the same foundation established in the Mideast region.
Ray DeLaurier, Minneapolis, MN
Ray studied at Western Conservative Baptist Seminary and later received his DMin from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He currently pastors First Congregational Church of Kulm, North Dakota.
It is my desire to minister and serve the pastors and congregations in the North Central region to put into practice the CCCC Way of Life.
Phil Noordmans, Clovis, CA
Since graduating from Fuller Theological Seminary, Phil has served in a variety of pastoral and teaching roles in the Midwest and California. In 1997, he received a D.Min. from Fuller. In 2018 Phil heartily agree to train to serve as regional pastor in the West.
“We want to see healthy, disciple-making congregations serving joyfully together under our Head, Jesus Christ, to advance the gospel.”
John 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.
Rob O’Neal, Shakopee, MNRob has served as the CCCC Church Multiplication Director since 2014. Before joining the staff, he worked on the Board of Directors and in the Northstar Church Multiplication Hub in the Twin Cities of MN.Rob is the founding Pastor of Resonate Community Church in Shakopee, MN, started in 2008 as a daughter church of Wooddale Church in Eden Prairie. The church is dedicated to making and multiplying disciples of Jesus.Rob has a BA in Religion and English from Stetson University in DeLand, FL, a MDiv from Princeton Theological Seminary and a DMin from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA. Rob joined the CCCC because he was drawn by the Conference’s emphasis on Church Multiplication, Church Development, and Conference Care.
Peter Wood, Trumansburg, NY

Peter brings over 30 years of pastoral experience to this position. He has a M.Div. degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and has been a member of the CCCC since 2007. He has been an active member of the Church Development Team since 2009. This work has given him a greater understanding of the Guiding Values of Healthy Pastors and Healthy Disciple-making Churches.