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Susan Ritter

Susan Ritter is the Office Administrator for Opequon. She joined the church in 2016, is an elder, and has been part of the church staff since 2020. Susan is a tech-wizard and retired teacher. She answers the telephone, updates the website, provides clerical support to all staff, produces the weekly...

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Ken Smiy

We welcomed Ken Smiy, our new finance administrator, to the church staff in January 2021. He is a native of Pennsylvania. Through the years, he has worked in a variety of financial and management positions in the areas of manufacturing and distribution. Ken looks forward to serving with us, and...

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Tracie Martin

Tracie Martin came to Opequon in 2017 from Syracuse, New York.  In Syracuse she was Pastor of the Robinson Memorial Presbyterian Church, an intentional Older Adult Ministry. As Parish Associate she works with Pastor Witt helping with visiting, pastoral care, and staffing some church groups.

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Rebekah Witt

Rebekah Witt began working as the Director for Youth and Young Adults in September of 2017, but has been a part of Opequon since she was four years old.  She completed a year of service in Denver, Colorado through the Young Adult Volunteer Program and Discovering Opportunities for Outreach and...

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Robert Sydnor

Robert Sydnor is the Sexton. He is always working behind the scenes by setting up rooms for events. He keeps the building clean and neat. Robert is a knowledgeable and multi-talented individual which makes him perfect as a church sexton. He can remove candle wax from carpeting and upholstery, paint,...

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Laurie Carver

Laurie Carver is the Nursery Supervisor. Ms. Laurie (as the children call her) supervises the paid caregivers and the volunteers in the nursery. Laurie brings the assets of her love of children and a willingness to work hard to achieve a goal that has been set for the church ministry.

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Bill Heavner

William Heavner is the Church Organist. William aka “Bill,” serves Opequon as organist and pianist and has held this position since September of 1991. His asset to ministry is a love of music and an understanding of its role in worship. If you need to contact Bill you can find...

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Susan Homan

Susan Homan serves as the Director of Music. In addition to directing the Adult Sanctuary Choir, Susan works with the children’s LOGOS worship groups. She began her career as Music Director at OPC in 1996, but grew up at Opequon and began worshipping there at age 2. She is an...

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Carole Witt

Carole Witt is the Director of Christian Education. She resources all areas of Christian education, including Faith Formation, LOGOS, Confirmation, Vacation Bible School, Intergenerational events, and Older Adult programs. She is very passionate about everyone having the opportunity to “catch the faith” and live their faith out each day. Carole...

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David Witt

David Witt has served as the Pastor and Head of Staff here at Opequon since 1997. Prior to his call to Opequon, he served as pastor of Glen Kirk Presbyterian Church in Waynesboro for nine years. A native of New Jersey, the son and grandson of farmers, David graduated from...

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