Church Leadership & Staff
|Rev. Bachmann and her family live in Pittsford. Her husband Charles “Chip” is the Frederick and Anna B. Wiedman Chair of the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science (CIS) at RIT. He also serves as the CIS Graduate Program Coordinator. Laura and Chip have three sons; Tristan is entering his Junior year at the University of Chicago, Aidan is a freshman at University of Rochester, and Dylan is a sophomore at Pittsford Mendon High School.|
Director of Children, Youth, and Young Adult Ministries
Jen has been a GPC’er for her entire life. She was an active participant in the youth program until graduation when she moved to Pennsylvania to attend Franklin & Marshall College. After completing a psychology bachelors, she went to SUNY Fredonia to earn a degree in music education and spent the following years teaching in Connecticut.
|Jen lives in the town of Greece with her husband, Ben, and their two wacky, adorable, wonderful children, Everett and Freya. The entire family has felt embraced by GPC since their move back to the area in 2015.
“I am so excited to become the Director of Youth, Young Children, and Young Adult Ministries here at GPC. I grew up experiencing the awesome love of this congregation and am honored to answer the call to serve in this position.”
|Office Manager||Treasurer||Financial Secretary|
|Karen Kozlowski||Tracy Burkovich||Vicki Gutheil|
|Adult & Youth Choir Director||Custodian||Childcare Provider|
|Roy Smith||Bob Staszewski||Anne Tonery-DeMars|
|Evan Mikoll, Video Live Stream Director
Evan is a Buffalo-area native with a BS degree in Communication from Medaille College. He is currently working as the Media Production Coordinator at Nazareth College, and will be working part-time here at GPC leading the production of our on-line worship services. We’re very confident that he brings an expertise that will help us evolve the recording and streaming capability of our church into very new and exciting directions.
Ruling Elders For a description of the board that Ruling Elders belong to, see Session.
|Linda Beattie||Jan Beutner-Shirtz||Christine Cook||Carrie Dykes|
|Keith Hadley||Carol Henchen||Lauren Henderberg||Sheri MacFarlane|
|Cam Mossgraber||Ben Olsen||Janice Phillips||Linda Sidore|
|Ann Marie Simm||Larry Wakeman||Clerk: Kathy Coons|
Deacons For a description of the board of Deacons, see Deacons.
|Nora Bush||Jan Brewer||Sally Christensen||Cathy Goodykoontz|
|Kay Harder||Tess McKeel||Keith Morgan||Simon Njumbwa|
|Bill Shirtz||Barbara Snaith||Paula Sousa||Irene Ward|
Trustees For a description of the board of Trustees, see Trustees.
|Roger Best||Ed Coons||Bill Dassero||Gary Dykes|
|Vicki Gutheil||Mary Hadley||Marty Ohman||Jason Taylor|
|Tom Ward||Dennis White||Carson Wohlers (youth)|