Staff and Board

Board of Governors

The Board of Governors of the Religion Communicators Council governs the business and affairs of the council.

Executive Committee


Nadine Monn

Employee Development Lead, The Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Vice President

Rev. Brian Fesler

Senior Pastor and Director of Special Affairs, Church of Scientology and Celebrity Centre, Nashville, Tennessee


Ryan John Koch

Director of the New York Office of Public and International Affairs, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, New York, New York

Cherilyn Williams, APR


Cherilyn Williams, APR

Assistant Vice President & Corporate Secretary, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Indianapolis, Indiana

Jacqueline Fuller

Past President

Jacqueline Fuller

Executive Producer and Host of Interfaith Connections TV show from Washington, D.C.

Class of 2022

Adlai Amor

Adlai Amor

Associate General Secretary for Communications, Friends Committee on National Legislation, Washington, D.C.

Fr. James “Jim” Gardiner

Fr. James “Jim” Gardiner

Director, Special Projects, Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, Washington, D.C.

Kathy Williams

Kathy Williams

Director of Communications & Public Relations, Ursuline Sisters of Louisville in Kentucky

Class of 2023

Donna Frischknecht Jackson

Rev. Donna Frischknecht-Jackson

Editor, Presbyterians Today Magazine, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Louisville, Kentucky

Addie Lisby

Dr. Addie L. Hudson Lisby

All Media Communications, Harrisburg, North Carolina

Jay Rollins

James “Jay” Rollins

Director of Communications, United Methodist General Commission on Archives and History, Christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands

Donna Schaper

Rev. Dr. Donna Schaper

Senior Pastor, Orient Congregational Church, Orient, New York

Class of 2024

Teresa Faust

Teresa Faust

Senior Manager, Research and Metrics, United Methodist Communications, Nashville, Tennessee