901 North J Street Tacoma

909 North J Street (office)



The Session


Andrea Svac - Mission & Peacemaking
Robert Isenberg - Property
Bo Hall - Children & Youth Ministries


Carole Breitenbach - Worship
Sid Lee - Finance


Alan Harvey - Membership
Bryce Carlen - Personnel
Whitney Grisaffi - Congregational Life
Jeanette Lunceford - Adult Nurture

David R. Brown, Pastor and Moderator; Pat Flynn, Clerk of Session.

The Session meets on the third Thursday of the month.

The Board of Deacons


Celeste Sperl
Casey Wenk
Debbye Larsen


Rick Perkins
Nancy Perkins
Priscilla Taylor
Stephanie Eberle


Norine Alvarado
Beth Buelow

The Deacons meet on the first Tuesday of the month.

Immanuel Foundation Board

President: Sid Lee

Vice President: Lynn Raisl

Secretary: Robert Isenberg

Carol Olsen-Dick: Position 1 At-large term 2019

Howard Burd: Position 2 At-large term 2018

Paul Wulfestieg: Position 3 At-large term 2017

David R. Brown, Ex-Officio,

Chuck Jensen, Church Treasurer, Ex-Officio

The Foundation Board meets as needed.

The Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is elected annually:  four members from the congregation-at-large, two elders designated by and from the Session (one of whom is the chair), and one Deacon designated by and from the Board of Deacons. The pastor is an ex-officio member without vote. This committee nominates officers for the above governing bodies.