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Faith Community Members

These Faith Communities have joined us in signing the Covenant of Participation, affirming their commitment to responsible, proactive environmental stewardship. If your Congregation has not signed the Covenant, please contact us for information on how SSIPL can help you participate in non-partisan, faith based action and witness.

Ahavat Olam, Miami

Christ Church Unity, Orlando

Clearview United Methodist Church, Saint Petersburg

Congregation B’nai Israel, Gainesville

Congregation of Reform Judaism, Longwood

Congregation Ohev Shalom, Orlando

East Central District United Methodist Church, Orlando

First Congregational Church of Winter Park

First United Methodist Church Downtown, Orlando

First United Methodist Church, Kissimmee

Lakewood United Methodist Church, Saint Petersburg

Masjid Al-Haqq ISCF, Orlando

Maximum Life Church, Orlando

Multifaith Education Project, Fern Park

Northland, A Church Distributed, Longwood

Sikh Society of Central Florida, Ovideo

Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church, Orlando

St. Giles Episcopal Church, Pinellas Park

St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Orlando


The Nile Foundation, Orlando


Individual and Family Covenant Members


Liem Ngo, Gainesville
Rev. Rosalyn G. Rogers, Saint Petersburg
The McLendon’s, Gainesville
Laura D. Clarke, Pinellas Park
Kathryn C. Prescott, Saint Petersburg


SSIPL Officers and Board


Andy Bell SSIPL BoardRev. Andy Bell, Board President of Sunshine State Interfaith Power And Light, is an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and for several years has studied, practiced, and taught Ecotherapy and Ecopsychology. andy.bell@sunshinestateipl.org



Shep Massar SSIPL Board Shep Massar, SSIPL Treasurer





Maria Roca SSIPL Board Maria Roca Ph.D. is Program Leader for Communication and Interdisciplinary Studies at FGCU, a GreenFaith Fellow, and a Senior Faculty Associate of the Center for Environmental & Sustainability Education. She co-founded the Wings of Hope program, an environmental education initiative that partners college students with school children.


Elan Brown SSIPL Board Elan Brown serves the Florida United Methodist Church Conference as the states Creation Care Chair and also serves in the local church at Cornerstone UMC in Naples, Floridaas the Creation Care Chair.



Danny Bennettt SSIPL Board Rev. Daniel Bennett is the pastor of the First United Methodist Church of Williston.

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