Shreve leaving conference staff


Amy ShreveSPRINGFIELD -- Amy Shreve has announced that she will be leaving the Illinois Great Rivers Conference staff at the end of August 2021.

Amy is currently serving in two roles as the Coordinator of Higher Education and Young Adult Ministries and as Associate Coordinator of Congregational Development. In these roles she has helped to organize training events, led coaching cohorts, invested in developing leaders, and resourced many of our churches, campus ministries, and young adults throughout the IGRC.

“Amy has been an exceptional member of our staff. She has brought great ideas and a driven energy to our ministries,” said the Rev. Dr. Curtis Brown, IGRC Director of Connectional Ministries. “In this past year she has helped lead many of our resourcing ministries online and has really helped all of our Conference transition into a digital meeting space. Her vision and passion for young adults and campus ministries has helped foster a culture of challenge and innovation across the IGRC. Amy will definitely be missed, and we wish her well in her next projects.”

Ms. Shreve is relocating with her family out of state, but she will continue to provide some limited contract services with IGRC through the next couple of months. She can be contacted at Other questions or inquiries can be directed to the IGRC Office of Connectional Ministries.

Please join with the IGRC in expressing appreciation for Ms. Shreve’s work and praying for her transition into new opportunities.