The leadership of Christ Presbyterian Church consists of deacons, elders, and staff. The deacons are called to serve the physical needs of the congregation, while the elders are called to serve the spiritual needs of the congregation.
Joshua Blizzard - Joshua earned a bachelors degree in Music from Clearwater Christian College and a Masters in Music Theory from the University of South Florida. He also holds an associates degree in Intelligence Studies from the Air Force. He is an associate with Booz, Allen, Hamilton. He and his wife Avonlea have four children.
Eric Hein - Eric is a lifelong resident of Montgomery County. He works as a sales professional in the mailing and shipping industry. He and his wife Debra have two adult children.
Jason Shannon - Jason earned his bachelors degree in Religious Studies from Grove City College. He works in operations management for the United Parcel Service. He and his wife Jeannine have one child.
Danny Hurtado - Danny is a graduate of American University and also holds a Certificate in Biblical Studies from Capital Bible Seminary. He works in the Audio-Visual field. He and his wife Jessy have two children.
Jerry McKamy - Jerry holds a Ph.D. in nuclear physics from The Ohio State University and has worked for the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration for over 20 years. He and his wife Vicky have two adult children and six grandchildren.
Hector Ayerdiz, Director of Worship - Hector graduated from Nyack College with a degree in music education and from Messiah College with a Masters in Orchestral Conducting. During the week, he directs the orchestra and teaches guitar, piano, and Spanish at Urbana High School.
Jarred and Mary Ellen Callura, Directors of Children's Ministry - Jarred is a graduate of Duke University with an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering. He also holds a Masters and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University. Mary Ellen is a graduate of Clemson University with degrees in Elementary Education and Reading Education; she has taught a variety of grades and students with various learning differences.
Bernadette Perrin, Nursery Supervisor - Bernadette graduated from Catholic University with a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education. During the week, she works at Our Lady of Mercy Elementary School in Potomac as a Pre-K teacher.
Matthew Roberts, Pastor - Matthew is a graduate of Covenant Theological Seminary.
Jeannine Shannon, Director of Operations - In addition to her bachelors degrees in Psychology and Molecular Biology from Grove City College, Jeannine holds an Executive Certificate in NonProfit Management from Georgetown University. Prior to joining the staff of CPC, she worked at a local private school where she managed the day-to-day operations of the academic program.