Shaping our vision

In addition to gifted lay leaders, Knollwood has a comprehensive professional staff.

Our pastor along with dedicated staff ministers serve in the areas of faith formation and education, music, senior adults, the weekday preschool, children, youth and recreation, congregational care, and welcome and engagement.
An able administrative staff oversees the church’s facilities, finances, communications, and custodial duties. Each member of the team is ready to assist in the day-to-day operations of our church.


Dr. Bob Setzer, Jr.
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Rev. Josh Godwin
Minister of Youth and Recreation
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Ms. Rozanna Vancil Goocey
Minister of Music and Worship
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Mrs. Chrissy Hardy
Children's Ministry Associate
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Rev. Katharine Martin
Interim Minister of Faith Formation and Education
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Rev. Lucrecia “Chris” Norman
Minister to Senior Adults and Weekday School
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Mr. Ted Philpott
Pastoral Associate for Congregational Care
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Ms. Lauren Winkelman
Music Ministry Associate and Organist
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Administrative staff

Robin Spainhour
Church Administrator
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Colleen Austin Booth
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Tyrone Daly
Employed by A Step Above Cleaning Service; assigned to the Knollwood campus
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Lisa Ehlers
Front Desk/Office Manager
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Demrice Hayes
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Michelle Anderson
Finance Coordinator
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Elected leadership
Deacon Executive Council
Len Preslar
Steve Cramer
Vice Chair
Mary Ann Davis
Past Chair
Jamie Southern
Robert Hardy
Director of Spiritual Formation
Joe Long
Director of Worship and Service
Gayle Anderson
Director of Administration
Linda Yellen
Director of Knollwood Cares
Class of 2020
Gayle Anderson
Ed Archer
Lucy Davis
Robert Hardy
Reneé Colclough Hinson
Charles Massler
Suzanne Newsome
Lynda Noffsinger
Spence O’Neill
Len Preslar
David Ramsay
Lynn Roach
Class of 2021
Jon Churn
Steve Cramer
Larry Hewitt
Jackie Jackson
Trina Jackson
Bill Johnson
Joe Long
Debbie Pruitt
Jamie Southern
Danny Stinehelfer
Chris Wudel
Linda Yellen
Class of 2022
Sandra Boyette
Beth Fields
Joy Vermillion Heinsohn
Brent Martin
Cliff Pennell
Rebecca Wells
Melanie Wilkinson
Committee Chairs
Meredith Francis
Children’s Committee
Larry Hewitt
Facilities Committee
Spence O'Neill
Faith Formation & Education Committee
Carol Danforth
Finance Committee
Brent Martin
Missions Affiliations & Allocation Committee
Beth Sanders
Music & Worship Committee
Debbie Yancey
Personnel Committee
Rich Habegger
Recreation Committee

Gary Herring
Stewardship Committee
Linda Hewitt
Through-the-Week School Board
Jackie Jackson
Youth Committee