Board of Directors


Any Denomination, Communion, Association, Conference, Convention, World Religion and/or Fellowship which is in good standing with its national and/or international body and has at least one active congregation in the State of Arizona and is able to affirm the mission of the Organization may become a Partner.

Each Denominational Partner has an appointed representative on the Board of Directors.  At Large Members of the Board of Directors are nominated from the Partner Membership categories of Congregations, Organizations, Ministerial Groups and Friends.

The Executive Board (Officers) are chosen from the Board Membership.

Executive Board

Fr. Michael Diskin



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Billie K. Fidlin

Chair, Public Policy Commission


Randy Bowman

At-Large Member


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Rev. Tully Fletcher




Denominational Board Members


Armenian Apostolic Church - Western Diocese

Stephen A. Ovanessoff

Church of the Brethren
(AZ) Pacific SW District

Pastor Don Shankster

Disciples of Christ

Rev. Doug Bland


Ecumenical Catholic Communion
Southwest Region

Rev. Susan Ringler (Vicar)
Deacon Joan Crawford (Alternate)

Episcopal Diocese of Arizona


Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) Grand Canyon Synod

Rev. Dan Hoeger


Holy Protection of Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Phoenix


Presbytery of Grand Canyon

Rev. Tully Fletcher

Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
Arizona Half Yearly Meeting

Gretchen Reinhardt


Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix

Fr. Michael Diskin


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Gerrit Steenblik

United Church of Christ
Southwest Conference

Rev. Dr. Bill Lyons (Conference Minister)


United Methodist Church
Desert Southwest Conference

Host Denomination


Commission Chairs


Billie K. Fidlin
Vice President,
Chair, Public Policy Commission

Desert Southwest Conference,
United Methodist Church

Tom Martinez
Chair, Earth Care Commission

D. Elaine Pope
Chair, Theological Dialogue Commission

Church of the Epiphany,
The Episcopal Church


At-Large Board Members


Rev. Rock Fremont
Lay Academy
Southwest Conference, United Church of Christ

Viri Hernandez
Center for Neighborhood Leadership

Johnny Martin
Sun Devils are Better Together


Rabbi Bonnie Sharfman
Congregation Kehillah


Committee (Non-Voting)


Rev. Katie Sexton
Chair, Fundraising and Partnership Committee
Co-Chair, Think Tank

Disciples of Christ