Our Staff

Kris Hawk
District Executive Minister

Kris Hawk, an ordained minister in the Church of the Brethren, is our District Executive Minister. She has served on District Board several times and has been District Board Chair during that service. She has been Moderator and served on the ...

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Erin Beebe
District Administrative Secretary

Erin Beebe began serving as our District Administrative Secretary in October of 2022.  Erin is a member of Maple Grove currently serving as a deacon, member of the bell choir, Notes of Praise band, and Shoebox Ministries Chairperson...



Linda Fry
District Peace & Conciliation Advocate

Linda Fry has served in various leadership positions with the Mansfield First Church of the Brethren and the Northern Ohio District Board, as well as in congregations in Illinois and Missouri. She served on the editorial staff of the Brethren ... 

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Andrew Kauffman
Inspiration Hills Camp Interim Executive Director

Andrew brings administrative and relational gifts to this ministry as well as a passion for Christian camping.  He also has a deep love for Jesus and a joy in being able to share that faith.  Andrew has worked at Camp Mack (the Church of the Brethren Camp in Indiana) for multiple years both as an employee and as a volunteer.  He moved to Arizona in 2008 to teach, also serving as Technology Coordinator and Dean of Students before becoming Principal then Superintendent of the school district.  During that time, he returned summers to volunteer at Camp  Mack until his administrative roles kept him in Arizona year round.  Andrew holds a Bachelors degree in Instrumental Music Education from Manchester University and a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Western Governors University

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