Leadership
Elder

Rick Elam

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Rick is a graduate of Abilene Christian University with a BBA in Marketing, and has worked for the Vanguard Group in Valley Forge, PA since 1984. He is currently a Client Administration Manager in the Institutional Division, and holds the 7, 63 and 26 licenses.

Rick was a deacon at the King of Prussia church of Christ for a number of years. For 13 years, he was a member of the Board of Trustees for Coventry Christian Schools. He currently serves as a Board member for Hope For Life (A Herald of Truth ministry), and leads the Training and Development committee. He has served in a variety of roles at Camp Manatawny, for a number of ages groups over the last 20 years, and his favorite role is Bible teacher. He has been on missions trips to Juarez, Mexico and Riga, Latvia. Since 2005 he has been an elder at Chesmont. He and his wife, Kathy, have three children. He has called Amarillo, Dallas, and Abilene, Texas along with Chicago home in the past, and has lived in the Pottstown area since 1980.

Service to others is Christ's example to us from John 13 and many other passages. And the Chesmont congregation is doing their very best every day to follow that example.