OUR STAFF & LEADERSHIP
Elders: Dave Ochinero, Ken Bach, Peter Guerra, Irv Martin, Brad Dutton and Jack Perdue
Deacons: George Graff, Larry Cordrey, Ray Weems, Jim Kelly, Bill Woodside, Aaron Krompart, Keith Thompson, Ed Fielding, Ron Roszell, Jonathan Soistman, Richard Fleet, Russell Rothchild, Pierre Pyle, John Boehm, Darren Bush, Chris Chappell and Jeremy Fuller
Todd Williams, Senior Pastor | email: email@example.com
Pastor Todd Williams and his wife Cindy grew up in Baltimore. Todd and his family attended Babcock United Presbyterian Church in Towson where
his father was an elder. Cindy grew up attending Lee Street Memorial Baptist church where her dad was a deacon.
Todd and Cindy were married in 1988 after he graduated from the University of Baltimore and headed off to seminary at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Florida. During his three years in seminary, Todd served as an assistant to a church planter and as a youth director at Christ Presbyterian Church in Oviedo, Florida. After graduating from seminary, Todd served as an Associate Pastor at Providence Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh. During his tenure in Pittsburgh, God began to stir Todd's heart convincing him that he should become a church planter. Todd and Cindy
have four children.
Christian Grahm, Youth Pastor | email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Christian has been the Youth Pastor of Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church since 2000. Ministries include middle school, high school and college-age students.
An avid photographer, he takes thousands of pictures each year from nature photos from backpacking trips to pictures at youth group members' events. If they are in a game or a play, he often attends and takes pictures. "The pictures are a great way to connect with the families of the kids."
During his college years he also turned a fascination with magic into a career. What started as a sideline eventually led to performing to both children and adults, including celebrities like Vice President Al Gore, President George Bush and ESPN's Kenny Mayne.
Since 2001, Christian has traveled more than 20 times to El Salvador as part of a non-profit group. He credits his wife, Marianne, a volleyball coach at Annapolis Area Christian School, for support and his parents for setting an excellent example.
Tony Lombardo, Assistant Pastor | email: email@example.com
Tony began serving Safe Harbor as assistant pastor in January 2015. He and his wife, Heather, whom he married in 2010, grew up in central Iowa. He was blessed to grow up in a Christian home with parents who modeled genuine faith in Christ. Tony embraced Christ as his Savior as a boy after hearing a Sunday School teacher present the gospel message.
He attended college at Iowa State University (B.A., 2001, philosophy and religious studies), where the Lord deepened his trust and love for Christ through intellectual challenges and the experience of authentic Christian community. Tony is a graduate of Denver Seminary (M.Div., 2008).
Prior to coming to Safe Harbor, he spent two years leading a church revitalization effort in Omaha, Nebraska. He enjoys rock & roll music, playing guitar, coffee-shops, reading theology, and following Iowa State Cyclone athletics. Tony's ministry passions are sharing Christ with the unchurched and de-churched, helping believers grow in grace, working with college students and other young adults, and promoting spiritually vital Christian education and small-group ministries.
David Ochinero, Worship Director | email: firstname.lastname@example.org
David M. Ochinero is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist and has been a Christian Counselor since 1993. David received his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland in Family and Community Development and his Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. David is a Clinical Member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.
David and Karen celebrated their twenty eighth wedding anniversary in April 2015 and have three beautiful daughters. Singing in the praise worship team and being involved with various church ministries helps Dave and Karen continue to grow together. Sharing activities such as boating, biking exploring new places and finding little out of the way restaurants keeps their relationship fun and fattening. David is also an avid outdoorsman enjoying the Eastern Shore sporting life with deer, turkey and waterfowl hunting through the fall and winter with target shooting, boating and fishing in the summer. He's guilty of playing as hard as he works!
Karen Butterfield, Office Administrator | email: email@example.com
Born and raised in Carshalton, England, Karen has spent most of her adult life in the U.S., living and working in various cities. She met her husband, Mike, on a Metro train in D.C and recently celebrated their 25th anniversary. The have three beautiful daughters and have lived on Kent Island since 2002.
Karen's journey with God led her to Safe Harbor, where she's been employed since 2005. She has really enjoyed working at the church, which has strengthened her walk with Jesus in so many ways. She enjoys singing with the Praise Worship Team and also working with children's choir, VBS and the annual Christmas pageant.
Outside of church, she and Mike like to travel and hike, most recently completing the Maryland portion of the Appalachian Trail!
Laura Pyle, Office Administrator - Women's Ministry Leader | email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Laura's heart is for women! Young, old and everywhere in between. She loves running the Women's Ministry at Safe Harbor! Encouraging the women to grow their relationship with each other and with the Lord is her passion. One of her favorite verses in bible is Hebrews 11:6 "And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him."
After growing up all over the world as a military brat - Laura has lived on Kent Island since the mid 90's. She married her husband Pierre in 2006. They have a blended family of five boys! They enjoy traveling, camping and going to the beach!