The MINISTERIAL DEPARTMENT of the Allegheny East Conference exists to serve the spiritual, professional and personal needs of our Pastors, Bible Instructors and their families.  

Gene Donaldson, Ministerial Director

610.326.4610, ext. 318 | gdonaldson@aecsda.com

Gwen Bradford Norwood, Administrative Assistant

610.326.4610, ext. 314 | gnorwood@aecsda.com


Recent Pastoral Moves and Assignments



Area Leaders

  • B'more: Maurice Taylor

  • Bay: Colby Matlock

  • Del Val: William Hall

  • N. NJ: Norman Miles

  • DC/Metro: Gary Wimbish

  • VA: Gary Banks


  • African: Amofah Asamoah

  • Spanish: Ramon Escalante

  • Asian: Won Hoi Koo

  • Haitian: Yveniel St. Luc


Pastoral Resources

These resources will provide you with the tools you need to be successful in your role of Pastoral Leader in your church and community.  Click on links below for helpful resources.

Elder Resources

Elders are an integral part of the pastoral staff who are called upon to preach, chair meetings, do visitation, resolve conflicts and more.  Please see helpful resources below.

2018 Elder's Retreat Presentations



AEC Ministerial Spouses Association

Dena Reeves, President


Arlene Harris, General Vice President

The AEC Ministerial Spouses Association exists to encourage, motivate, support and strengthen pastoral spouses and leaders and seeks to promote opportunities for mentoring, spiritual growth, professional enhancement, and role development.