The Secretariat's primary duty is to administer & manage the affairs of the TDNG community. They plan, guide, execute, review, and evaluate all activities related to conducting the TRES DIAS weekends.

If you are interested in serving on the Secretariat, please fill out the form below. There is a 6-month training period for these positions. If you are interested in serving on the Secretariat in any position, you don't have to wait until there's an opening to express your interest.

Secretariat Meetings

Meeting Schedule

The TDNG Secretariat meets 10-12 times per year, on the 3rd Tuesday of every month (in person or virtual). We don't meet in July or December.

  • Tue, Jan 16, 2024 (Zoom)
  • Tue, Feb 20, 2024 6:30pm (Zoom)
  • Tue, Mar 19, 2024 6:30pm (Mt Paran N)
  • Tue, Apr 16, 2024 6:30pm (TBD)
  • Tue May 21, 2024 7pm (TBD)
  • Tue, Jun 18, 2024 6:30pm (TBD)

All Meetings are open to the community

Please join us online or in-person

If you would like to join our Zoom (online) meetings, please contact us for the info.

your secretariat

Current Secretariat Members and Position


Tim Kiger

Vice Chairman


Spiritual Director

Tim Langston


Connie Locke


Kristi Morton

Men's Leader - Alpha

Dan Forman

Men's Leader - Omega

Rich Kroko

Women's Leader - Alpha

Sue Surdi

Womens' Leader - Omega

Gretchen Craddock

Pre-Weekend - Alpha

Alan Coffey

Pre-Weekend - Alpha

Joy Coffey

Pre-Weekend - Omega

Boris Smith

Pre-Weekend - Omega

Karyn Smith


Allen Becker


Ray Skibba


Carol Todd


Marci McGovney

Food Mgmt - Alpha

Desmond Blue

Food Mgmt - Alpha

Jill Blue

Food Mgmt - Omega

Steve Hatch

Food Mgmt - Omega

Carol Hatch

Palanca - Alpha

Michelle Coe

Palanca - Alpha

Jennifer Barner

Palanca - Omega

Bernard Pettiford

Palanca - Omega

Olive Pettiford

4th Day/ Post-Weekend - Alpha

Dana Duncan

4th Day/ Post-Weekend - Alpha

Terri Duncan

4th Day/ Post-Weekend - Omega

AK Simmons

4th Day/ Post-Weekend - Omega

Andrew Simmons


Anson Fields


Craig Patterson


John McBride

Database Manager

Cole Knight

Document Control

Samantha Brooks

Camp of Colors rep

Charlie Ballew

Camp of Colors rep

Miriam Dolson

Basic Facts About Secretariat

Secretariat members must meet these requirements:

  • Lifestyle commensurate with biblical leadership and the King James Version of the Holy Scriptures;
  • A track record of support of the TRES DIAS movement;
  • Have served at least three teams, preferably in different service areas;
  • Have skills required by Secretariat position job description (details about the service areas are available);
  • Commit to attend all Secretariat meetings. Secretariat members may not miss more than two meetings per operating year.
  • Secretariat members may not occupy a position on the governing body (e.g.,Secretariat, Council, or Board) of any other local Tres Dias, Cursillo, Emmaus or Vida Neuva community. However, steering committee participation is permitted.
Interested in Secretariat?

Positions come open often. Please let us know of your interest so that we may contact you about serving.

If you have questions, or need more information, reach out to a secretariat member.