Meet Our Board

The Grace United Community Ministries board is comprised of active and involved board members with long term ties to the mission of Grace.


Board Chair Max Sherman
Max Sherman

Board Chair


Manager of Projects,

Kiewit Engineering Group, Inc.

Vice Board chair Howard Spencer
Howard Spencer

Vice Board Chair


Community Volunteer,

Retired Sales/Marketing

Exec., Procter & Gamble

Secretary John Goodwin
John Goodwin



Wealth Management

Advisor, CLU & CAP,

Northwestern Mutual

Treasurer Rick Lockton
Rick Lockton



Business Development

Consultant for Midwest Combustion

Solutions & Jackson Mechanical


Construction Service Integration Jeff Algie
Jeff Algie

Construction Service Integration KC,

MSMFT Dean Eric Thompson
Eric Thompson

MSMFT- Dean of Student Success &

Engagement Metropolitan

Community College- Penn Valley

Construction Manager Stan Fellwock
Stan Fellwock

Construction Manager,

Outcome Construction Services/HEI

Attorney Ann Wright
Ann Wright

Attorney, Community Volunteer,

Previous Shareholder with the Accurso

Law Firm

Get Involved

If you have interest in serving on the GUCM Board of Directors or one of the many standing committees, please contact Jesse Barnes, CEO/Executive Director at (816) 231-5745 or