The Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Sumner

Dr. Sumner has been the Pastor of Westminster since 1985. He came to Florida after pastoring the First Presbyterian Church of Malvern, Arkansas. He is a graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary and DePauw University.  He earned the Doctor of Ministry Degree from Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur Georgia. His wife,...

The Rev. Dr. Radford Rader

Dr. Rader joins the staff, following in the fine tradition of other Parish Associates of Westminster By-The-Sea: the Rev. George Painter and the Rev. Richard Hills. He has been Pastor or Interim Pastors in Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Florida, including Pastor of Ormond Beach Presbyterian Church from 1989-1996. He graduated from...

Jim & Denise Mueller

The Muellers have been connected to the church since Denise worked in a Pre-School that was held at Westminster in the 1988: Montessori By-The-Sea. Rev. Sumner performed the wedding ceremony for them and baptized their two children, Aaron and Courtney. Jim has been a Boy Scout Leader and Denise a...

Norton Christeson

Director of Music since August 2013; directs the church choirs and music programs.

Kendra Cochenour

Organist/Pianist since September 2001; provides music for worship, weddings, and funerals; accompanies soloists, ensembles, and choirs.

Mary Ann Sumner

Director of Christian Education since January 2006; provides leadership for the Christian Education program, creates and implements Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, InSpired Together events, and the Westminster Institute in conjunction with the Christian Education Committee. She also oversees our “Knee Mail” online prayer ministry, and our “Town Crier” weekly...

Kristin Downer

Secretary since April 2011; coordinates office activities including printing and assembling bulletins and newsletters,  handles office requests received by phone, online, or in person, and oversees office equipment and information storage.

Janet Lindfors

Financial Secretary since October 2006; receives and records pledges; sends out periodic financial statements to members and other contributors, counts and deposits money received. Handles all accounts receivable and payable.

Donald Coleman

Custodian since October 1985; sets up and re-sets tables and chairs; cleans floors, removes garbage, cleans all areas of the facility as needed, and works at weddings in conjunction with the pastors.

Sherry Argenbright

Nursery Director since July 2013; directs the nursery regarding the care of young children, sanitation of the facility, and welcoming parents.

Denise Mueller

Nursery Teacher since May 2003 and Youth Leader since March 2019; is an integral part of a team that cares for young children, sanitizes the facility, and welcomes parents.

Aileen Vargas

Nursery Teacher since January 2014; is an integral part of a team that cares for young children, sanitizes the facility, and welcomes parents. She is also bi-lingual: English and Spanish.

Cecil Rice

Webmaster since March 2006; manages the church website including information storage of weekly sermons.

Linda Jacobs

Church Librarian since 2018; manages the onsite collection and online listings.