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    The Reverend Hamilton Coe Throckmorton Senior Pastor Hamilton was born and raised in Bangor, Maine. A lifelong member of the United Church of Christ, he is a graduate of Williams College in... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 110
    The Reverend Mark Simone Associate Pastor of Family Ministries Mark joined the staff at Federated Church in1989 and he still finds great meaning and passion working with teenagers of the Chagrin Valley. People... More (440) 463-9439
    The Reverend Susi Kawolics Associate Pastor of Worship Planning & Faith Formation Susi is a life-long Clevelander. She was raised in the Methodist church, but after marrying a Catholic, converted to Catholicism. She then attended... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 310
    Marty Culbertson Director of Junior High Youth Ministry Marty Culbertson grew up in the Chagrin Valley, baptized and raised in The Federated Church. She earned a BS degree in Management and Marketing from... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 403
    Kiersti Critchfield Co-Director, Children's Ministries (Birth-6th grade) Kiersti grew up in Wadsworth Ohio. She attended Ohio University in Athens, where she earned a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts. Previously she was the... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 218
    Marcia Snavely Organist Marcia Snavely hails from Sharon, Pennsylvania where she started studying piano at the age of five and accompanying and performing at the age of six.... More (440) 338-6606
    Pat Haynish Director of Children's Choir Pat was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and is a graduate of Truman State University with a degree in Music Education. Her master’s... More (440) 248-2461
    Thaddeus Quintin Director of The Bell Choir Thaddeus grew up in nearby Aurora, where his love of music began. While attending Aurora High School, he played saxophone, studied piano, played... More (440) 247-7461
    Melinda Smith Congregational Life Administrator Melinda was born and raised among the rolling pastures and fruit orchards of western Maryland. She graduated from Bucknell University with a degree... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 124
    Trisha Holland Marketing & Communications Specialist Trisha Holland joined the staff as the new Marketing & Communications Specialist in August 2015. She received her Bachelor of Arts with Honors in... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 120
    Dolly Herschel primetime@fed Coordinator An Ohio native, Dolly attended Ohio State University and graduated with a Marketing Degree. After college, her work experience ranged from a National... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 160
    Darlene Nichols Pastoral Care Administrator Darlene grew up and has lived most of her life in Northeastern Ohio. She graduated from Kent State with degrees in elementary and special education,... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 123
    Bob Brandt Lead Custodian (440) 247-6490
    Emily Culp Co-Director, Children's Ministries (K-6th grade) & Director of Family Ministries Emily grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, and first came to Ohio to attend Denison University for college. She taught special education in Gwinnett... More (440) 247-6490 ext. 212
    Amy Eugene Senior Director of Operations (440) 247-6490 ext. 145