Meet the Leadership

 RevLinda Meredith
Pastor
RevLinda grew up in southeastern Pennsylvania, moved to Colorado, then Kansas, then back to PA and in 1988 to Ohio.
BS earned at the Pennsylvania State University, MDiv earned at Lancaster Theological Seminary.   Clinical Pastoral Education at Lancaster General and Lehigh Valley Hospital Center.  Ordained United Church of Christ 1988
IN 1994 RevLinda united her heart with Beverly Holt.
"The only person I know how to be is me.  Everytime I try to be someone else I fail."
RevLinda came to First in February of 2013.  We are a growing family of faith.  Join us on the journey.    RevLinda believes that her job is to get us to think.  She preaches and teaches about a personal relationship with a living Jesus Christ.  
Heidi Ball
Bobbie Massie
Moderator
Vice Moderator
Heidi is a lover of animals, quality living, family, faith and possibilities.  Her goal for the year is to have more folks in the community know who and where we are.  
Bobbie is a man of faith and service.  He works with juveniles in the system and with folks in various 12 step settings. 
John Wall
Clerk
Doug Deringer
Treasurer
John is a man who loves his family.  He is passionate about his church, cars, and his community too.
Doug loves life, story sharing, his family, his friends and his faith community.
Lois Welch
Dr. Phil Atkins
Office Administrator
Organist
Lois is a wise and tender soul who heals quickly and listens well.
Dr. Phil is a devoted husband and pet lover.  He cares deeply about music, faith and people.
Madi Deringer
Child Care
Madi is a fun loving young woman who enjoys children and family game nights.