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Committee on Representation

Membership and Staff


The following is a list of committee members by class, and the committee staff.

Class of 2020

Mr. Byron Elam
Synod of Living Waters
Jackson, TN

Rev. Dr. Taejinn Hahn
Synod of the Pacific
Mountain View, CA

Ms. Treena Parvello
Synod of the Southwest
Tucson, AZ

Dr. Raj Nadella
Synod of the South Atlantic
Decatur, GA
Rev. Rubén Ortiz Rodríguez, Moderator
Sínodo Presbiteriano de Boriquén en Puerto Rico
(Synod of Boriquen, Puerto Rico)
Lajas, PR

Rev. Eric Thomas
Synod of the Northeast
Madison, NJ

Ms. Aida Faris
Synod of the Sun
Austin, TX

Class of 2022

Ms. Ajah Hales
Synod of the Covenant
Cleveland Heights, OH

Rev. Anna Kendig
Synod of Lakes and Prairies
Golden Valley, MN

Mr. Michael Hauser
Synod of Mid America
Wichita, KS

Rev. John Molina-Moore
Synod of the Mid-Atlantic
Silver Spring, MD   

Rev. Larissa Kwong Abazia
Synod of the Northeast
Robbinsville, NJ

Ms. Maribeth Culpepper, Vice- Moderator
Synod of the Southwest
Aztec, NM

Rev. Oghene’tega Swann
Synod of the Trinity
Baden, PA




Rev. Molly Casteel
Assistant Stated Clerk and Manager for
Equity and Representation


Rev. Tom Priest

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