Church Leadership

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Steve Nofel

Bridge Pastor


Steve serves First & Franklin as a 1/2 time bridge pastor during our search for a permanent pastor. Steve also serves the Churchville Presbyterian Church 1/2 time as their transitional pastor. He is from Cleveland, Ohio with 31 years in ministry. He loves baseball, sumo, and hiking while listening to books.


Jason Kissel

Minister of Music & Organist

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Jason Kissel is Minister of Music & Arts/Organist at First & Franklin Presbyterian Church in Baltimore, Maryland where he conducts the Sanctuary Choir and works closely with…

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Deborah McCrimmon

Deborah McCrimmon

Director of Christian Arts & Education

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George Meagher

George Meagher


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Anna Pollitt

Anna Pollitt

Office Administrator

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Anna is the Office Administrator at First & Franklin. She has a background in teaching, with degrees in Music Education and Vocal Performance from Lebanon Valley College. Anna served for six years as a general music teacher in private schools such as Barnesville School of Arts & Sciences and Baltimore Lab School. She was also a soprano section leader in the First & Franklin Sanctuary choir from 2015-2018.

Ruling Elders
Class of 2023

John McLucas
(Worship, Music, & Arts)

Becca Hollaway


Ruling Elders
Class of 2024

Allie Pyan
(Clerk of Session)

Paul Fowler

Alex Mendelsohn
(Finance & Stewardship)

Ruling Elders
Class of 2025

Marianne Shick

Dave Pierson
(Building & Grounds)

Kris Stinson

Church Deacons

Marla Holt (class of 2023)

Randy Veale, Jr. (class of 2023)

Anne Culbertson (class of 2024)

Mike Johnson (class of 2024)

Ryan-Paul Johnson (class of 2025)