Rev. Leslie Mott, Coordinator for Spirituality and Practice

Rev. Leslie Mott is a writer, pastor, yoga teacher and spiritual director. She has been pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown for 11 years, and teaches 4 classes a week at Living Yoga Studios. She has a blog, website, and sees clients privately for Spiritual Direction. [read more...]

Rev. Dr. Patrick Vaughn, Interim Pastor

Patrick was born and raised in Ninety-Six, South Carolina, a small town in the Piedmont region of the state. His heritage has given him a slight southern drawl, an appetite for boiled peanuts and an almost fanatical devotion to college football. He enjoys reading, watching movies, visiting New York City, and going out to eat with friends. [read more...]

Doroty Muller, Parish Associate

After careers as a high school math teacher and then a business consultant, Dorothy spent three years caring for her ill husband, her dying parents, and her young teen-aged children. When she was no longer needed as a caretaker, she began to take classes at Union Theological Seminary. While there... [read more...]

Rev. Dr. Jim Fenimore, Parish Associate

Jim is an Elder in The United Methodist Church and a member of The Upper New York Annual Conference. He has served churches as a pastor in Vermont, New Jersey and New York. He has also served as the Albany District Superintendent of The Upper New York Annual Conference. He is a graduate of The University of Vermont (B.S. in Computer Science), Drew University (where he received a Master of Divinity, Master of Sacred Theology and a Doctor of Ministry in 21st Century Leadership), and... [read more...]

Rev. Heather Brown-Huston, Minister for Congregational Life

My faith journey began decades ago with my family and as a young student in Sunday School and confirmation class at Bedford Presbyterian Church. This congregation introduced me to the concept of an active faith that is rooted in Jesus’ justice and compassion [read more...]

John Lettieri, Director of Music

I came to Bedford Presbyterian Church in the fall of 2002 as the Director of Music. I feel fortunate to be able to make music in such a wonderful space and with so many wonderful people. Bedford Presbyterian Church possesses many fine musical resources, including an exciting new Martin Pasi organ... [read more...]

Kathy DiBiasi, Director of Educational Ministries

Working closely with children in our Sunday school program as a volunteer for more than 5 years led me to my current position as Director of Educational Ministries. After some soul searching and careful consideration I accepted this position in August 2007. [read more...]