901 North J Street Tacoma

909 North J Street (office)



The Session

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

Casey Wenk - Property
Bo Hall - Children, Youth & Families Ministry (CYFM)
Ursula Bannister - Mission & Peacemaking (MaP)

Jonny Eberle - Worship
Sid Lee - Finance

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

The Session meets at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month.

The Board of Deacons


Norine Alvarado
Cindy Caldwell
Steve Duchsene


Diane Edison
Kelsey Wardlow
Jan Robinson


Priscilla Taylor
Alex Marino
Katie Gulliford

The Deacons meet at 5:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month.

Immanuel Foundation Board: 2018/19

Corporate President: Sid Lee

Foundation Chair: Sid Lee

Vice President: Bo Hall

Secretary: Casey Wenk

Session Designate: 

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

Paul Wulfesteig: Position 2 At-large term 2021

Chuck Jensen: Position 3 At-large term 2020

David R. Brown, Ex-Officio,

Ed Raisl, 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.

2018-19 Nominating Committee at-large members – Celeste Sperl, Telford Burtts, Beth Geense, Andrea Munro-Svac