What he does: Skip is called by the session of Community to ensure the smooth and professional operation of the Church's facility, office/administration, finances, human resources, and communication. He is tasked with providing administrative support for program staff and all boards, committees and teams. He supervises the office staff and coordinates all weddings and memorials and volunteers. he assists pastoral staff and maintains church records including minutes of the session and membership rolls. He also oversees all mailings, publications and flyers at the church.
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Where he's from: A native of Illinois, Skip graduated from Aurora University, in Illinois in 1988 with a double major in Communications and Christian Studies and a minor in Accounting. He received his Master of Divinity from Bethany Theological Seminary, Oak Brook, IL in 1993. Not long after being ordained to pastoral ministry in the Church of the Brethren, he discovered his true calling to church administration. Skip has previously served as Co-Pastor of South Bay Community Church of the Brethren in Redondo Beach, California and as Administrator at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Pasadena. He has a daughter, Lauren and is recording his lifetime of observations about church life in his blog: “Things I Learned In The Church Office”. CLICK HERE to email Skip Ober Miller