Bob Merrill, Pastor
Bob is the 2nd installed pastor to serve KCPC. He arrived from Georgia in 2001, where he had served as both a pastor and Associate Pastor since 1991. Prior to that Bob served churches in KY and NJ. He and his wife Ginger have been married 38 years. She is a retired executive from IBM. Their daughter, Elizabeth, who grew up in the Kearsarge area, now resides in Nashville and works for Vanderbilt Medical Center.
Roberta Hollinger, Dir. of Christian Education
Roberta is a charter member of KCPC. She began teaching Sunday School in the Ladies’ Room at Colby Sawyer when KCPC was a fellowship in 1986. She has been involved in the KCPC Sunday School programs ever since. She retired from teaching, and joined the KCPC staff in 2009. She and her husband Jeff have four children, and two grand children. You can see them out on their tandem bike.
Shelley Geoghegan, Church Office Manager
Shelley became the Office Manager in September 2015. Originally from New Jersey, she lives in Canaan, NH with her husband Tom. A move is being planned to the New London area soon. Her background includes work with nonprofits doing fundraising, administration, and bookkeeping, and experience with small business ownership. KCPC reminds Shelley of the church she grew up with in NJ, Hobbies include baking, sewing, reading, and jewelry-making.
Lorraine Christy, Church Keeper
Lorraine became the Church Keeper at KCPC in January 2012. She is originally from Poughkeepsie, New York. Lorraine loves to cook, garden and shop (vintage is a plus). She has 3 Granddaughters who are wonderful. She runs her own residential and commercial cleaning business. Lorraine resides in Andover.
Fran Steven-Putnam, Director of Music
Fran joined the KCPC staff as Music Director in January 2016. In 2011, she relocated here from Connecticut where she served as a choral director and professional soloist for many years. Fran adores teaching voice students of all ages. She and her husband, Gerry, are blessed to live on a beautiful farm and love working together in their recording studio. Along with their shared love of music and family, Fran and Gerry love to spend time at their summer home in the high peaks of the Adirondacks.
Vacant, Church Accompanist
01/30/2019: Watch this space for an announcement about a new Church Accompanist.
Amanda Lauster, Nursery Coordinator