Official Seal of the General Convention

Joint Standing Committee on Nominations

JOINT RULES VII Sec. 18. There shall be a Joint Standing Committee on Nominations, which shall submit nominations for the election of: (a) Trustees of The Church Pension Fund, serving as the Joint Committee referred to in Canon I.8.2. (b) Members of the Executive Council under Canon I.4.1(c). (c) The Secretary of the House of Deputies and the Treasurer of the General Convention under Canon I.1.1(j). (d) Trustees of the General Theological Seminary. (e) General Board of Examining Chaplains. 19. The Joint Standing Committee on Nominations shall be composed of three Bishops, three Presbyters, and six Lay Persons. 20. The said Committee is instructed to solicit recommendations from interested organizations and individuals, to be considered by them for inclusion among their nominees. 21. Except for the Secretary and the Treasurer of the General Convention, the said Committee is instructed to nominate a number, equal to at least twice the number of vacancies, which shall be broadly representative of the constituency of this Church; to prepare biographical sketches of all nominees; and to include such nominations and sketches in the Blue Book, or otherwise to circulate them among Bishops and Deputies well in advance of the meeting of the next succeeding General Convention…
Name Position Term ends Diocese, Province
Crawford, The Rev. Dr. Lee Chair 2015 Vermont, I
Little, The Rt. Rev. Edward Vice-Chair 2015 Northern Indiana, V
Balling, The Rev. Valerie Member 2015 New Jersey, II
Beasley, Ms. Hisako Member 2015 Olympia, VIII
Denton, Mrs. Sherry Member 2015 Western Kansas, VII
Dunlap, Ms. Janice Member 2015 San Joaquin, VIII
Hart, Mr. Christopher Member 2015 Pennsylvania, III
Knudsen, The Rt. Rev. Chilton Member 2015 New York, II
Laughlin, The Rev. Ledlie Member 2015 Pennsylvania, III
Miller, Canon Richard Member 2015 Southeast Florida, IV
Talton, The Rt. Rev. Chester Member 2015 San Joaquin, VIII
Tull, Mr. John Member 2015 Florida, IV
Jefferts Schori, The Most Rev. Katharine Ex Officio 2015 Nevada, VIII
Jennings, The Rev. Gay C. Ex Officio 2015 Ohio, V
Pfaff, The Rev. Canon David Consultant 2015 Milwaukee, V
Past Meetings
Dates Location Minutes Documents
November 3 (Tele/Web conference)
June 11 - 14 Rosemont, Illinois Download
May 2 (Tele/Web conference) Download
December 13, 2013 (Tele/Web conference) Download
April 5, 2013 (Tele/Web conference) Download
November 6, 2012 (Tele/Web conference) Download