How to Maximize Personnel Committee Effectiveness

by Herb Miller. The Parish Paper, 2009.

This study guide from The Parish Paper offers a variety of practical helps relating to the work of the Personnel Committee.


how a personnel committee is organized, maintaining an updated personnel manual, how to create a staff covenant

Best For

lay leaders and personnel committees



Suggested Uses

  • Create personnel policies that reflect congregational culture by discussing this resource with lay leaders and the personnel committee.
  • Refer to this resource for suggestions relating to the organization and structure of the congregation's personnel committee.

About the Contributor

Tim Shapiro

Tim is president of the Indianapolis Center for Congregations – of which the CRG is a program. He began serving the Center in 2003 after 18 years in pastoral ministry. He holds degrees from Purdue University and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Tim’s interest in how congregations learn to do new things is represented in his book How Your Congregation Learns.

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