Synod Council

The Synod Council is the board of directors of this synod and serves serve as its interim legislative authority between meetings of the Synod Assembly.

Minutes of Synod Council meetings are located in our Resource Library under the Minutes category.

Officers of the Synod

NameCongregation (conference)Term expires
Bishop Patricia A. DavenportSpirit and Truth, Yeadon (Delaware)2024
Tracey A. Beasley, vice presidentReformation, Phila. (Northeast Phila.)2025
Rev. Karl Richard, secretarySt. Matthew, Springfield (Delaware)2023
Janet Neff, CPA, treasurerSt. Luke, Devon (Chester)2023

Executive Committee

The Rev. Patricia A. DavenportBishop
Ms. Tracey A. BeasleyVice President
The Rev. Karl RichardSecretary
Ms. Janet Huber NeffTreasurer
The Rev. Gwendolyn King
Ms. Pia Graham
Dr. John Connors


NameCongregation (conference)Term expires
Rev. Heeralal Mukesh CheedieReedemer, Penndel (Lower Bucks)2026
Rev. Gary CostaPeace-Tohickon (Upper Bucks)2024
Rev. John HeidgerdEmmanuel, Souderton (Upper Bucks)2024
Rev. Gwendolyn S. KingTrinity, Havertown (Delaware)2025
Rev. Nathan KrauseRedeemer, Jamison (Lower Bucks)2024
Rev. Heidi Rodrick-SchnaathSt. Luke, Devon (Delaware)2026
Rev. Marie SagerSt. Timothy, Aston (Delaware)2025


Name, constituencyCongregation (conference)Term expires
Dr. Marcia BoraasSt. John, Melrose Park (Lower Montgomery)2026
Dr. John Connors, Lower BucksGod's Love, Newtown (Lower Bucks)2026
Ms. Pia Graham Upper BucksSt. John, Ridge Valley (Upper Bucks)2024
Mr. Tredon Stevenson, YouthMediator, Philadelphia (Central)2025
Ms. Abee Tabolo, DelawareFaith-Immanuel, East Lansdowne (Delaware)2025
Mr. Roland Thompson, Central ConferenceSt. Peter's, West Oak Lane (Central)2024
J. Everett Wick, at-largeSt. Andrew, Perkasie (Upper Bucks)2024
Ms. Dorothy Wilson, NE/W PhiladelphiaFaith, Philadelphia (NE/W Philadelphia)2025