The Vision Team is the custodian of the mission of the presbytery and is accountable to the congregations of the presbytery through elders and teaching elder commissioners.
Moderator, Rev. Karl Hauser


Other Elected Vision Team Members

Chair: Ruling Elder Joyce Wilks-Love, Cote Brilliante Presbyterian
Vice-Chair and 2024 Moderator, Rev. Mel Smith, Trinity Presbyterian
Presbytery Treasurer, Ruling Elder Kathy Sherrick, Faith DesPeres Presbyterian

Class of 2023
Rev. Travis Winckler, Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis
Rev. Ed. Zumwinkel III, Webster Groves Presbyterian Church
Rev. Dr. Damayanthi Niles, Eden Seminary
Rev. Mark Strothman, Honorably Retired
Ruling Elder, Jesse Swanigan, Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis

Class of 2024
Rev. Cedric Portis, Third Presbyterian Church, Moline Acres
Rev. Hannah Zyla, Affton Presbyterian Church

Class of 2025
Ruling Elder, Sarah Holt, First Presbyterian, Cape Girardeau
Rev. Dr. Chris James, New Hope Presbyterian


Staff in an advisory capacity only.