The Board

Our board is made up of the District Executive Ministers and three representatives from the Northern Indiana District and the South/Central District.

Torin Eikler - Northern Indiana District Executive Minister

Torin is an ordained minister who has served the district, denomination, and local church. He is the District Executive for Northern Indiana District. Torin lives in Goshen with his wife Carrie and their 3 children.
Beth Sollenberger - South/Central Indiana District Executive Minister

Beth is the district executive for the South/Central Indiana District. She has been ordained for 30 years and has served pastorates in Florida, Ohio and Maryland, and as denominational and district staff. She is married to Tim Morphew and they are the parents of two children. Her home is in Goshen, Ind.
Eunice Culp– Representative, Northern Indiana District

Eunice is currently the Vice President of Human Resources at Everence Financial in Goshen, Ind. She currently serves on the Brethren Benefit Trust Board in Elgin, Ill. She also serves on a local Board of the Center for Healing and Hope urgent care clinic in the Goshen area. She is a former board member of Timbercrest Senior Living Community in North Manchester, Ind., the Northern Indiana District Board, and served on COB Pastoral Compensation and Benefits Advisory Committee. She and her husband Tom are the parents of two adult children, and three grandchildren. She is a member of West Goshen Church of the Brethren.
Ted Noffsinger - Representative, Northern Indiana District

Ted is a retired high school math teacher and cross country coach. He continues as a cross country and track meet official. He has served in various local and district positions and is currently the district coordinator for disaster ministries and serves as treasurer for the Vietnam Project Mission Support Team undergirding Grace Mishler's work.
Dan Petry -- Representative, Northern Indiana District

Licensed in 1975 and ordained in 1981 after receiving his M.Div. from Bethany Theological Seminary, Dan has been engaged in pastoral ministry for over 35 years, most recently at Middlebury COB. He has served in many capacities in ecumenical and district work in Southern Penn., Northern Ohio, and both Northern and South/Central Ind. Married to Amy since 1978, Dan has three grown children and six grandchildren. Currently retired, Dan does the cooking, housecleaning and yard work and serves as full-time grandpa.
Phil Tomson - Representative, South/Central Indiana District

Phil is a retired Bank Trust Officer and farmer. He serves as the treasurer for Ministry Excellence Project. He attends Living Faith congregation, volunteers on several non profit boards and has served the district in various capacities including chairing the district board and on the audit committee.
Helen Wenger - Representative, South/Central Indiana District

Helen Wenger is a member and staff person at the Anderson Church of the Brethren. She and her husband, John, are the parents of three grown children. She was a teacher and has served on her local church board as well as the District Board. She was a member of the Indiana Camp Board and worked as a consultant for Vision for the 90s.