Conference Committee

Finance & Administration

Ministries of Faith in Action

About Us 

The Finance & Administration committee serves to develop, maintain and administer a comprehensive and coordinated plan of fiscal and administrative policies, procedures, and management services for the conference. 

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UMCOR turns 80!

UMCOR turns 80!

“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.” — Matthew 25:35, NRSV Dear friends in Christ, United Methodists will celebrate UMCOR Sunday on March 22, 2020. Eighty years ago, World...


Scott Whitmire

Scott Whitmire


Matt Kuss

Matt Kuss

Director of Finance & Administration

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Finance and Administration Archives

Team Members

Robin Lee

Anabel Quijada

Steve Ziegler


John Brown

Kay Pitt

Cynthia Reid


Ann Williams

Daniel Landesman

Matt Kuss


Matt Ashley

Bishop Carlo Rapanut

Randy Bowman



iGiveUMC Campaign Resources


2022 “More than the sum of our parts” Generosity Kit


Generosity Pastor Leader Kit


Generosity Handbook Versions

Best Practices PDF

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Local Church Treasurer's Handbook

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Training Video

Committee Guidelines

Training Video

Local Church Treasurer’s Handbook

Training Video

Statistical Tables & Apportionments

Training Video

Reports, Stewardship, & Other