Meet our Board of Directors

Executive Committee
President: Sue Forster – Grace Lutheran Church, State College
Vice President: Mark Bodenschatz – St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, State College
Treasurer:
Secretary: Karry Carr – Houserville United Methodist Church
Member at Large: Sue Cromwell – Faith United Church of Christ, State College
Member at Large: Karen Scherba – Congregation Brit Shalom
Member at Large: Joyce Hall – University Mennonite Church

Naomi Altman – Congregation Brit Shalom, State College
Susan Beterle – University Baptist and Bretheren, State College
Mark Bodenschatz – St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, State College
Karry Carr – Houserville United Methodist Church
Julie Cody – Howard United Methodist Church
Alice Cromwell – St Luke Lutheran Church, Centre Hall
Sue Cromwell – Faith United Church of Christ, State College
Renee Ford – Woodycrest United Methodist Church
Sue Forster – Grace Lutheran Church, State College
Ellen Frederick – Pine Hall Lutheran Church
Debbie Fryer – Trinity Lutheran Church
Kendra Gettig – Calvary, Boalsburg
Anne Grutzeck – State College Friends Meeting
Joyce Hall – University Mennonite Church, State College
Jared Hammond – Faith United Church of Christ
Jan Hawbaker – Park Forest United Methodist
Karen Magnuson – St. Paul Lutheran Church, Pine Grove Mills
Pat Morgan – Zion Lutheran Church, Boalsburg
William Moyer – St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, State College
Lynn Myers – Congregation Brit Shalom
Jean Pierce – St. John’s United Church of Christ, Boalsburg
Carla Roser-Jones – Albright-Bethune United Methodist Church, State College
Gail Salada – Zion Lutheran, Boalsburg
Karen Scherba – Congregation Brit Shalom, State College
Marion Schwartz – St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, State College
Susan F. Smith – Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, State College
Roxane Vermillion – Grace Lutheran
David Will – Grace Lutheran Church, State College
Ella Williams – Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, State College
Tammy Williams – St. John’s United Church of Christ, Boalsburg

IHS Member Congregations

Governing Faith Communities

  • Albright Bethune United Methodist Church (State College)
  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (State College)
  • Calvary (Boalsburg)
  • Congregation Brit Shalom (State College)
  • Faith United Church of Christ (State College)
  • Grace Lutheran Church (State College)
  • Howard United Methodist Church (Howard)
  • Houserville United Methodist Church (State College)
  • Park Forest Village United Methodist Church (State College)
  • Pine Hall Lutheran Church (State College)
  • St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church (State College)
  • St. John’s United Church of Christ (Boalsburg)
  • St. Luke Lutheran Church (Centre Hall)
  • St. Paul Lutheran Church (Pine Grove Mills)
  • St. Paul’s United Methodist Church (State College)
  • State College Friends Meeting (State College)​
  • Trinity Lutheran Church (State College)
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (State College)
  • University Baptist and Brethren Church (State College)
  • University Mennonite Church (State College)
  • Woodycrest United Methodist Church (State College)
  • Zion Lutheran Church (Boalsburg)

Affiliate Faith Communities

  • Gatesburg Lutheran Church (Warrior’s Mark)
  • Our Lady of Victory (State College)
  • ​Mt. Nittany United Methodist Church (State College)
  • St. Mark Lutheran Church (Pleasant Gap)
  • State College Presbyterian Church (State College)
  • Trinity United Church of Christ (Centre Hall)

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Gloria

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Sarah

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