Rev. Phil Myers, Pastor
Rev. Phil Myers hails from Burlington, NC and has served several UCC congregations in NC. He previously served as pastor of First Reformed UCC since 1994. In addition to his Master of Divinity, Rev Phil holds a BA in Psychology and was a short-term missionary in Kenya, Africa. Throughout Phil’s ministry, he has volunteered with a variety of community service agencies and non-profits including Habitat for Humanity, and the Young Musicians of Alamance, a program that offers free music lessons for less privileged children. Phil is also an active contributor/leader within the Southern Conference of the UCC. We warmly welcome Phil and his family.
Stephanie has many years of office experience. Our most versatile staff member, she is our receptionist, office manager, bookkeeper, document processor, technology specialist, facility overseer, hall rental manager, and general go-to person. Stephanie is married and the mother of three children. She is a master at all she does!
Dean brings extraordinary life and energy to our worship program. He can be found in our choir loft, conducting, playing and singing. Originally from Rochester, NY, he is a graduate of the New England Conservatory. He has served in the Marine Corps as the Conducting Instructor of the Armed Forces School of Music and low brass instructor as well as Director of Jazz Studies at ODU. He currently and for many years is the Upper School Music Director at Norfolk Academy and has been a member of Bill Deal's Original Rhondells. Dean is often found playing for the musical productions at Chrysler Hall and the Sandler Center.
Nicole received her degree in Early Childhood Development and began a Career in a Early Childhood. Training, supporting and leading teachers for their own successful journey in this field inspires her daily. She is committed to ensuring your little ones have a safe, nurturing, educational experience along with a lot of fun!
With over 20 years of professional experience, Phoebe Pacleb brings joy to our worship service and is enjoyed by all who attend. Much in demand as an accomplished pianist, we are truly fortunate to have such talent on our staff. She is truly skilled and gifted with piano and organ and also has a lovely voice. She and her husband Ted, who is also a member of our choir, have a daughter in college.