Before joining Westminster in 2000, Don served as the pastor of Christ Our Anchor Presbyterian Church in Annapolis, MD; as an associate pastor at both First Presbyterian Church in Roanoke, VA, and Trinity Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, NC. He graduated from Miami University with a B.A. in music education, and received his Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary. He grew up in Cincinnati, OH. Don and his wife Linda live in Pocopson Township. Don has two children—Sarah Hope, who is a neuroscientist working in Cambridge, MA, and András, who is active in musical theatre in the MD, DE, PA, and NY region as well as working several months of the year in Hungary. When not working, Don enjoys traveling, home projects, music, cooking and fly fishing.
Jennie Byler Clark grew up in Broomall, PA, graduated with a B.A. from Grove City College and earned a M.Div. degree from Princeton Theological Seminary. The Presbytery of Philadelphia ordained her to serve as a pastor on September 12, 1982. Jennie’s husband, Steve, is also ordained as a PC(USA) pastor. They have two married children and four grandchildren. Jennie enjoys gardening, walking, hiking, creative activities, and traveling.
Jon was born in northern Idaho but has lived in the suburban Philadelphia area most of his life. He received a B.A. in music and theology at Eastern University. After college, Jon spent a year living with the Estado 29 community, a home for children located outside of Ensenada, Mexico. Jon joined the staff of Westminster in August 2004 as the Director of Youth and Alternative Worship. After beginning the ordination process in the PC (USA) in 2007, Jon received his Master of Divinity in 2010 from Biblical Seminary, with additional studies at Dubuque and Lancaster Theological Seminaries. Jon loves participating in a wide variety of worship expressions and has a passion for encouraging the intersection of worship and mission in the Christian life. He plays classical guitar and is fluent in Spanish.
Jon and his wife Rachel love to cook together, travel, and follow the Phillies for better or worse. They have two children, Henri and Lena, and live in West Chester with their two dogs, Boaz and Mordecai.
Ann Hatfield grew up in Swarthmore, PA. She graduated with a B.S. in civil engineering from Johns Hopkins University, and received a Master of Divinity at Palmer Theological Seminary. Prior to joining Westminster’s team, Ann worked as a civil engineer and preschool teacher. Ann joined Westminster in January 2011 and is responsible for directing the outreach ministries and coordinating the pastoral care for the congregation. Ann and her husband, Jim, have been married for 30 years and have two grown sons, Daniel and Michael. When not working, Ann enjoys gardening, traveling, reading, and playing squash.
Chris grew up in Lancaster, PA. He graduated with a B.A in youth ministry and biblical studies from Eastern University. Prior to joining Westminster’s team, Chris worked as the Director for Children and Youth at a church in Devon, PA. Chris joined Westminster in 2015 and is responsible for year round programs and activities for teens, training and organizing adult volunteers, and cultivating community and spiritual growth among youth and their families.
Chris and his wife Jess have two children, Hadley and Bodi. In his free time Chris loves long distance running, getting lost in good music, watching Wes Anderson films, and spending quality time with his family.
Born and raised in Coatesville, Jill graduated from Shippensburg University with a Biology/Marine Science degree. She worked for 11 years as an Environmental Scientist before sensing a different call to educational ministry. With the encouragement of her pastor (which happened to be Jennie Clark, at the time) she began a new calling as a Christian Educator and headed down the road of further theological and educational ministries training and education at Lancaster Theological Seminary and Union Presbyterian Seminary. Jill served First Presbyterian Church of Strasburg (7 years), Wayside Presbyterian Church (9 years), First Presbyterian Church of West Chester (1 1/2 years), the Parish Resource Center (2 years), and Grace United Church of Christ (3 years). Jill and her husband, Brian, live in Strasburg and have 2 grown children, Brandon (married to Olivia) and Jake (a senior in high school). When not working, Jill enjoys going to marching band performances (where Jake is Drum Major and plays tuba), high school baseball games, and traveling to Ohio to visit her new granddaughter, Aubrey.
Ron Bellamy joined the Westminster staff in 2008 as the handbell choir director. He first picked up a handbell in 1979 and became the director of a handbell choir in 1997. He has rung bells professionally with the Philadelphia Handbell Ensemble, Bell Amis (pronounced “Bellamy”) a small ensemble of 5–7 ringers), and Bell a deux (a duet team with Bobbi Schmid). He’s also been a bell soloist since 1994 and a clinician and performer at many national handbell conferences. A graduate of the University of Scranton, Ron's full-time profession is in accounting/credit.
In July 2016, Ron married Linda Lorgus, Westminster's former handbell director and organist, and together they perform at many venues in the tristate area.
Glenn Kinckner holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from West Chester University in music education with piano and voice majors. He works closely with the Music Director on all aspects of Westminster’s music program. Traveling with the choir, Glenn has played at churches throughout Europe including St. Thomas in Leipzig, Germany, and Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Prior to joining Westminster’s team, Glenn was Principal Organist at First Presbyterian Church West Chester, a position he held for 23 years, and was the Vocal Music Teacher at Cynwyd Elementary School in the Lower Merion School District for over 30 years. In addition to classroom music and school choirs, Glenn directed the Lower Merion School District Elementary Chorus. His organ teachers include: Ferdinand Melenke, Harry Wilkinson, and Robert Plimpton. Glenn is also joint founder of M.K.M. Productions, a summer youth theater workshop, and is the accompanist for J. W. Pepper’s choral workshops.
Glenn is married to his husband Robert Morris who is the Director of Music at Westminster. They love spending their free time at their summer home at the shore.
As Music Director at Westminster, Bob oversees all aspects of the church’s acclaimed music program. He directs a 60-member children’s choir, a 50-member youth choir and is the director/conductor of the renowned Westminster Chancel Choir, 100+ singers strong. It has been Bob’s great honor to conduct many masterworks with the choir in the Philadelphia area, Washington, D.C., New York City, and three times throughout Europe. A graduate of West Chester University and Westminster Choir College, Bob received the prestigious 2009 Distinguished Music Alumnus Award from West Chester University for his outstanding contributions in music, both at Westminster and as a Music Teacher in the Great Valley School District for 25 years.
Bob is married to his husband, Glenn Kinckner, who is the Assistant Director and Principal Organist at the church. In their free time they love being at the shore where they have a summer home.
As Music Associate, Becky offers her vocal and multi-instrumental gifts to provide musical support to various services including the contemporary, Taizé, and Vespers services. Becky grew up in West Chester and graduated from West Chester University with a Bachelors in Music Education and later a Masters in Music Education. Becky has attended Westminster since childhood and became a church member in 2003. She has been an active participant in the Worship Band since 2010 playing piano, guitar, and singing. Becky teaches middle school choir at Valley Forge Middle School in Wayne, PA. She lives in Downingtown with her husband Andy, son Benjamin, and black lab Cadence. In her free time, Becky enjoys making music, being outdoors, and spending time with her family.
Barb grew up in Westminster and joined as a confirmand in 1962. Her responsibilities at Westminster have included a plethora of tasks over the years. Currently, Barb’s main responsibilities is to insure all the church’s office tasks are completed in an efficient, timely fashion. She maintains the church’s facility calendar and membership database; schedules all baptisms, funerals, and weddings; and thoroughly enjoys assisting our congregants and staff with any issues brought to her attention. Barb graduated from Goldey Beacom with a secretarial degree, and prior to joining Westminster’s team in 2004, she worked as an administrative assistant with the Franciscan Health System. After 19 years on the job, she retired to raise her two children, Michelle and James. When not working, Barb enjoys singing with the Chancel Choir and spending time with her family—especially babysitting for her grandchildren!
Lynn grew up in Hershey, PA. She graduated with a B.A. in communication and film from Messiah College. Prior to joining Westminster’s team, Lynn worked as the Social Media Specialist at MCP Interactive, a marketing company in Central PA. She also owns her own business, Lilliput Productions, where she does photography, videography, graphic design, VHS digitalization, and website design. Lynn joined Westminster in 2016 and is responsible for all the communications from Westminster, including the church website, social media, weekly emails, technology, overseeing the live stream broadcasts, as well as all the printed material found in the church. In her free time, Lynn loves traveling around the world, reading a good book, sailing, biking, skiing, and spending time with friends and family.
Before joining Westminster in February 2013, Gerry spent 36 years in financial services, the last 20 in wealth management working for Wilmington Trust, Wachovia, and BNY Mellon. He and his wife Carol reside in Kennett Square and have four children--Michael, Daniel, Caitlyn, and Connor--and three grandchildren. When he’s not working, Gerry enjoys singing in the Westminster Chancel Choir. One of his great passions is educating others about wine and how to enjoy it. Other interests include cooking, listening to music, reading, and traveling.
Jennie Moffitt grew up in Pittsburgh, PA. She graduated from Penn Hills High where she also completed her training as a licensed Hairdresser. After raising three children, Jennie pursued a change in career when she started working in the church office at Hebron United Presbyterian Church. Prior to joining Westminster’s team, Jennie worked for 14 years (10 as Office Manager) at Hebron, and then moved to Alabama when her husband Ed, took a position in Birmingham. While in Birmingham, Jennie was the Church Administrator for the Birmingham Unitarian Universalist Church for 6 + years before moving to West Chester with her husband to be near their daughter and family. Jennie joined Westminster in January 2022 as the Administrative Assistant. Jennie and Ed have been married for 41 years and have three adult children and two grandsons. When not working, Jennie loves to cook, read, and play with the grandchildren.
Karen grew up in Warren, MI, and attended Michigan State University and Neumann University, where she earned a business degree. Since 1991, Karen’s passion has been coaching the boys and girls high school tennis teams at Penncrest and Garnet Valley and running a community-based tennis camp every summer. Before joining Westminster in 2015 as a Financial Assistant, Karen spent 15 years as the Assistant General Manager for the Healthplex Sports Club.
Karen moved to Delaware County after marrying Edward Randel in 1978. They now have three grown children and currently eight grandchildren. When not working, Karen and her husband can be found traveling the country playing the top 100 golf courses in the United States.
Jackie Steinmetz grew up in Morton, PA, and graduated from Ridley High School. She earned a B.S. in elementary education from Mansfield State College and took post graduate courses at Temple University and Penn State University. She became a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in 1981 and has served as a Sunday school teacher, Vacation Bible School Preschool director, Christian Education committee member, deacon, and Chancel Choir member. She’s also been a part of two different church dinner groups for more than 35 years. As the chairperson of the preschool board, Jackie started Westminster’s Preschool in January 1994, and in 1998 she became the school’s director.
Jackie and her husband, Chip, have been married for 44 years and have two daughters and four grandchildren. She and Chip now live with two cats, Thumbs and Lexi, but have cared for many other cats over the years--mostly Siamese. During her free time, Jackie loves to go to her grandchildren’s sporting events, read, exercise, and spend happy times with her staff members at the preschool.
Karen grew up in Johnstown, PA, and graduated from Westmont High School. Prior to joining Westminster’s team, Karen worked in Bethlehem, PA, as an Office Assistant at an electrical company. Karen joined Westminster’s team as Receptionist/Secretary from 1989-2008, and in 2008 she became the Thrift Shop Manager.
Karen and her husband Dave have been members for 34 years and have two children Matthew and Katie. During those 34 years Karen has been involved in many aspects of the church. She was a Deacon, taught Sunday School, Chaired the Christian Education Committee and Youth Council, was Director of VBS and Sunday School Superintendent and served on various other committees. In recent years, she sings with the Chancel Choir and is on the Prayer Chain. When not working, Karen enjoys being with her family and grandchildren, spending time with friends, and going to the shore.
Before joining Westminster's team in 2012, George worked for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and the Franklin Museum as a designer. He graduated from Lasalle where he studied computer design and designing. He grew up in Malvern, PA. George and his wife, Dorothy live in West Chester and has one daughter, April. When not working, George enjoys painting, photography, and cars.
Joe grew up in Southwest Philadelphia. He graduated from West Catholic High School for Boys. Prior to joining Westminster’s team in 2016, he was a custodian/cleaner in the Philly area. Joe and his partner, Kim have three daughters Erin, Marissa, and Shawna. When not working, Joe enjoys fishing, cooking, and avidly following all of the Philadelphia sports teams.