Fourth Presbyterian Church
126 E. Chestnut Street
Chicago, IL 60611.2014

Receptionist: 312.787.4570

Email protocol: first name initial with last name @ fourthchurch.org

View a list of staff alphabetically by last name


Pastoral Care | Pastor’s Office | Pastoral Staff
Academy for Faith and Life (Adult Education) | Address Changes
Arts | Building and Facilities | Center for Life and Learning
Chicago Lights | Children and Family Ministry | Communications
Congregational Life | Counseling Center | Day School (Preschool)
Fellowship Groups | Human Resources | Membership | Mission | Music
Operational Ministries | Pastoral Care | Resource Development
Sermon Distribution
| Social Service Center | Tutoring and Summer Day
Urban Farm | Volunteer Ministry | Weddings | Youth Ministry | Young Adults


Pastor’s Office

Shannon J. Kershner
Pastor
email

Lucy Forster-Smith
Senior Associate Pastor for Leadership Development and Adult Education
312.573.3364 | email

Allison Santos
Executive Assistant

312.573.3363 | email

Michael Mirza
Director of Worship
312.252.3567 | email

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Pastoral Staff

Please notify the church of illnesses, deaths, hospitalizations, and other pastoral care concerns by contacting

Carol Allerton, Administrative Assistant for Pastoral Care, 312.787.2729, ext. 2265 (email)

If there is an emergency need of a pastor during the night that cannot wait until 8:00 a.m. the next morning, please call 773.913.1659.


Shannon J. Kershner
Pastor
Email

Lucy Forster-Smith
Senior Associate Pastor for Leadership Development and Adult Education
Email
312.573.3364

Matt Helms
Associate Pastor for Children and Family Ministry
Email
312.573.3362

Nanette Sawyer
Associate Pastor for Discipleship and Small Group Ministry
Email
312.274.3835

Rocky Supinger
Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry
Email
312.981.4037

David Handley
Interim Minister for Pastoral Care
Email
312.573.3360

Joseph L. Morrow
Minister for Evangelism
Email
312.981.3399

Jeffrey Doane
Parish Associate for Older Adults
Email

Maggie Shreve
Parish Associate for Jail Ministry
Email

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Academy for Faith and Life (Adult Education)

Lucy Forster-Smith
Senior Associate Pastor for Leadership Development and Adult Education
Email
312.787.3364

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Address Changes

To update or add information to your member profile, including your contact information, please click here.

For additional assistance, please email the church at email or call 312.252.3595.

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Building and Facilities

Leszek Pytka
Plant Manager
Email
312.640.2523

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Center for Life and Learning

Susan Quaintance
Director, Center for Life and Learning
Email
312.981.3386

Robbin Kotajarvi
Program Coordinator, Center for Life and Learning
Email
312.981.3391


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Chicago Lights

Stacy Jackson
Executive Director
Email
312.981.3562

Alex Cornwell
Executive Programs Director, Chicago Lights
Email
312.981.3565

Ben Jaffe
Director, Chicago Lights Urban Farm
Email
312.252.3597

Jackie Lorens Harris
Director, Chicago Lights Elam Davies Social Service Center
Email
312.981.3569

Patty Mendez
Director, Chicago Lights Dance Academy
Email
312.274.3805

Fernie Tiflis
Director, Chicago Lights Tutoring and Summer Day
Email
312.981.3381

Kris Adamik
Communications Manager, Chicago Lights
Email
312.981.3596

Devon Stewart
Development Coordinator, Chicago Lights

Email
312.981.3390

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Chicago Lights Dance Academy

Patty Mendez
Director, Chicago Lights Dance Academy
Email
312.274.3805

Annie Snow
Program Manager, Chicago Lights Dance Academy
Email
312.981.3392

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Chicago Lights Elam Davies Social Service Center

Jackie Lorens Harris
Director,
   Chicago Lights Elam Davies Social Service Center

Email
312.981.3569

Theresa Thornburg
Associate Director of Clinical Services,
   Chicago Lights Elam Davies Social Service Center

Email
312.274.3826

Jill Keiser
Community Partner Manager,
   Chicago Lights Elam Davies Social Service Center

Email
312.981.3590

Patty Sokolow
Program Services and Volunteer Manager,
   Chicago Lights Elam Davies Social Service Center

Email
312.981.3388

Sarah Berlyn
Street Outreach Coordinator, Chicago Lights
Email
312.981.3569

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Chicago Lights Tutoring and Summer Day

Fernie Tiflis
Director, Chicago Lights Tutoring and Summer Day
Email
312.981.3381

Mark Dennison
Program Coordinator, Tutoring and Summer Day
Email
312.274.3828

Shatoya Harper
Youth Programs Manager, Chicago Lights Tutoring and Summer Day
Email
312.981.3384

Armedia Houston
Education and Enrichment Manager,
   Chicago Lights Tutoring and Summer Day

Email
312.981.3560

Jonita Johnson
Youth Programs Coordinator, Tutoring and Summer Day
Email
312.274.3800

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Chicago Lights Urban Farm

Ben Jaffe
Director, Chicago Lights Urban Farm
Email
312.252.3597

Malcolm Patterson
Head Grower and Workforce Programs Educator
Email
312.252.3566

Deja Stout
Program Manager
Email
312.252.3559

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Children and Family Ministry

Matt Helms
Associate Pastor for Children and Family Ministry
Email
312.573.3362

Briana Belding-Peck
Family Ministry Coordinator
Email
312.274.3804

Kathy Hager
Director, Day School
Email
312.640.2579

Pam Crowell
Sunday School Coordinator
Email

Josie Phelps
Administrative Assistant to the Day School
Email
312.640.2577

Katy Sinclair
Associate Director of Music for Children and Youth
Email
312.274.3807

Jill Keiser
Nursery Superintendent
Email
312.981.3590

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Children’s Births and Adoptions
So an announcement can be made during worship, please notify the church of birth or adoption dates.

Briana Belding-Peck
Family Ministry Coordinator
Email
312.274.3804

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Communications

Ann Rehfeldt
Director of Communications
Email
312.640.5373

Micah Marty
Visual Media Coordinator
Email

Jeremy Pfaff
Editorial Associate
Email
312.640.5376

Katrina Buchanan
Editorial Assistant
Email
312.640.5375

Webmaster
Email

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Congregational Life

Nanette Sawyer
Associate Pastor for Discipleship and Small Group Ministry
Email
312.274.3835

Anne Ellis
Program Manager for Congregational Life
Email
312.573.3369

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Counseling Center

See Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being

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Day School
Weekday preschool program

Kathy Hager
Director, Day School
Email
312.640.2579

Josie Phelps
Administrative Assistant to the Day School
Email

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Fellowship Groups

See Congregational Life

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Human Resources
Doug Whitmer
Director of Human Resources, Office Administration, and Security
Email
312.640.2533

Peter Rasey
Human Resources Manager
Email
312.640.2535

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Membership

Joseph L. Morrow
Minister for Evangelism
Email
312.981.3399

Nancy Davis
Coordinator for Evangelism
Email
312.274.3815

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Mission

Nancy Davis
Coordinator for Mission
Email
312.274.3815

Maggie Shreve
Parish Associate for Jail Ministry
Email

Mike Usiak
Meals Ministry Coordinator
Email
312.981.3599

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Music

John W. W. Sherer
Organist and Director of Music
Email
312.981.3592

Chris Norton
Music Coordinator
Email
312.981.3595

Katy Sinclair
Associate Director of Music for Children and Youth
Email
312.274.3807

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Operational Ministries

Andrea Denney
Executive Director of Operational Ministries
Email
312.981.3383

Wydetta Carter
Receptionist
Email
312.787.4570

Fred Hickler
Database Specialist
Email
312.252.3595

Kathy Kidder
Wedding Coordinator and Events Manager
Email
312.981.4026

Leszek Pytka
Plant Manager
Email
312.640.2523

Latasha Ward
Operations Coordinator
Email
312.640.2572

Doug Whitmer
Director of Human Resources, Office Administration, and Security
Email
312.640.2533

Bonita Wright
Receptionist
Email

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Pastoral Care

David Handley
Interim Minister for Pastoral Care
Email
312.573.3360

Carol Allerton
Administrative Assistant
Email
312.787.2729, ext. 2265

If there is an emergency need of a pastor during the night that cannot wait until 8:00 a.m. the next morning, please call 773.913.1659.

Stephen Ministry
voicemail: 312.573.3365. Please do not leave emergency messages at this number.

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Preschool

See Day School

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Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being

Phone: 312.787.8425
Fax: 312.787.4584

Thomas Schemper
Director, Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being
Email
312.787.2729, ext. 2240

Elise Magers
Assistant Director, Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being
312.787.2729, ext. 2248

Sharon Crawford-Tucker
Office Coordinator, Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being
Email
312.981.3394

Darlene Cunneen
Office Associate, Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being
Email
312.787.2339

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Resource Development

Katy Frey Bever
Director of Development
Email
312.981.3380

Tinesa Beyers
Controller

Email
312.640.2538

Joi Brooks
Foundation Relations Officer
Email
312.981.3563

Andrea Miller
Associate Director of Development, Fourth Presbyterian Church
Email
312.640.2576

Ron Porras
Donor Information and Gifts Processing Coordinator
Email
312.252.3598

Laura Woods
Associate Director of Development, Chicago Lights
Email
312.981.3564

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Sermon Distribution

Jeremy Pfaff
Editorial Associate
Email
312.640.5376

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Social Service Center

See Chicago Lights Social Service Center

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Tutoring and Summer Day

See Chicago Lights Tutoring and Summer Day

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Urban Farm

See Chicago Lights Urban Farm

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Volunteer Ministry

Robert Crouch
Director of Volunteer Ministry
Email
312.981.3382

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Weddings

Kathy Kidder
Wedding Coordinator and Events Manager
Email
312.981.4026

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Youth Ministry

Rocky Supinger
Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry
Email
312.981.4037

Katie Patterson
Youth Ministry Program Manager
Email
312.981.4035


Katy Sinclair
Associate Director of Music for Children and Youth
Email
312.274.3807

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Joseph L. Morrow
Minister for Evangelism
Email
312.981.3399

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