Staff and Leadership

Rev. Eric heinekamp

Transformational General Presbyter and Stated Clerk

Loreen Stravers

Presbytery Office Administrator

Position is vacant


Presbytery Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm (We are mostly working remotely – these are not IN PERSON office hours.)

SUMMER HOURS: We are closed on Fridays from June 7 to August 30. (In case of emergency, please reach out to Eric Heinekamp via email or cellphone.)

Presbytery and Corporation Officers

Elected Officers of Blackhawk Presbytery for 2024 (Nov. 2023-Nov. 2024) are:

Presbytery Moderator: Pastor Ray Lantz
First Presbyterian Church, Piper City

Presbytery Vice Moderator: Rev. Dr. Christina Berry
First Presbyterian Church, Sterling


Corporation Officers–2024

Trustees: Voting members of the current Presbytery Council are the Trustees of the Corporation
President: Pastor Ray Lantz
Secretary: Rev. Eric Heinekamp
Treasurer: Rev. Eric Heinekamp