Interim Senior Pastor, Leslie Dobbs-Allsopp
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2015
The Rev. Leslie Dobbs-Allsopp is a cradle Presbyterian. She was raised in Louisville KY and is a graduate of Duke University and Princeton Theological Seminary. She has served pastorates in MD, NY, NJ, and PA, and will celebrate her 33rd ordination anniversary in November 2020.
Leslie has been serving in transitional and interim ministries since 2008. She has taken interim and transitional training with the Interim Ministry Network and the Synods of Mid America.
She has served as the Interim Leader for Elizabeth Presbytery since 2017, and during the pandemic she has also assumed leadership responsibilities for New Brunswick Presbytery. She is excited about this opportunity to return to the rhythms of congregational ministry, and to serve with the Morristown church during this time of transition.
Associate Pastor, Sarah Green
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2017
The Reverend Sarah Green joined PCM as Associate Pastor for Congregational Life and Mission in 2015. She provides pastoral care, plans and leads mission programs, and works with the Deacons, Stephen Ministry, the Green Faith Initiative, and the Community & Membership and Outreach Committees.
Prior to joining PCM, Sarah served as an interfaith healthcare chaplain. She received her BA in English from Davidson College and her Masters of Divinity from Claremont School of Theology. She completed Clinical Pastoral Education training at Children’s Hospital-Los Angeles and New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Medical Center.
Sarah is fluent in Spanish and always on the look-out for new conversation partners to keep the rust at bay.
Director of Music, Dr. Matthew Webb
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2022
Matthew Webb is a conductor, pianist, and voice coach in the metropolitan New York City area. He is the Director of Music at The Presbyterian Church in Morristown, where he serves as organist and directs adult and high school vocal and instrumental ensembles.
Matt holds undergraduate degrees in music and philosophy from Wake Forest University, and the Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees in Choral Conducting from the University of North Carolina (Greensboro). He completed post-doctoral studies in conducting and liturgy at St Stephen’s House at Oxford University (UK). Matt has worked in Presbyterian, Episcopal, and United Methodist congregations, where he built choral and instrumental programs for children, youth and adults. He is currently the Director of Choral and Vocal Studies at Drew University (NJ), and has served on the faculties of Elon University (NC), UNC Greensboro, the UNC School of the Arts, and the Canterbury School (NC).
Matt has worked extensively as a collaborative pianist and choral conductor, performing at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall and throughout the US and Europe. He is a member of the American Choral Director’s Association, the Royal School of Church Music, the Presbyterian Association of Musicians, and the American Guild of Organists.
Director of Christian Education, Alexandra Mead
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2016
Alexandra was installed as Director of Christian Education in August 2010. She oversees children's and adult education programs, including Church School and Midweek for ages K-5. Previously at PCM, she volunteered as a teacher and served as Interim Coordinator of Children's Ministries. Alexandra graduated from Lafayette College with a BA in government and law. She has served on the board of Family Services of Morris County and is a member of the Junior League of Morristown. She and her husband, David, have three children who are all active in the church.
Children's Music Director, Ignacio Angulo-Pizarro
(973) 538-1776 (main office)
Ignacio is the choir teacher at Mendham Township Middle School and has previously worked in school districts in Belvidere, Orange, Dover, and Hackettstown. His choir students have successfully auditioned for County, Region, and All-State Choirs and have sung at prestigious venues such as the Empire State Building and Carnegie Hall. He holds the Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from the University of Delaware. Ignacio and his wife, Raphaela, recently moved to Morristown and are excited to join a community as welcoming and dedicated as PCM.
Youth & Young Adult Director, Patrick Allred
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2018
Patrick comes to us from the Presbyterian Church of Madison where he was Director of Family Ministry. Previously he was the Youth Director at the Westwood Church of Christ in Edmond, Oklahoma. Patrick has a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Divinity degree from the Oklahoma Christian University. Patrick’s wife, Hannah, is a seminary student and they have a two year old son, Henry.
Nursery School Director, Jeanne Mueller
(973) 540-1114 Ext. 2023
Jeanne Mueller has been the director of the PCM Nursery School since August 2015. She was a teacher at the school for ten years and was a member of the Advisory Board. The Nursery School has ten staff members teaching six classes that provide an outstanding early childhood experience for 80 children. Jeanne has two children, a daughter at Butler University and a son at Morristown High School. Both children attended the Nursery School. Jeanne and her staff help to continue the level of excellence that has been established at the school.
Director of Operations, Dan Keoppel
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2014
Dan Keoppel is a life-long Presbyterian. Dan has served on Session at First Presbyterian Church of Boonton five times focusing on Evangelism, Fellowship, Christian Ed and Stewardship. He has lead youth group fellowships and continues to teach middle school and confirmation classes. He has served on the Presbytery Committee for Preparation for Ministry and served in Kenya with the Presbytery Mission program. Professionally, Dan is an adviser and consultant to technology startups and venture capital firms. He is an independent board director for Qualia Media. He has spent the majority of his career in the telecommunications industry. Dan has an undergraduate degree in psychology from Rutgers and a MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson. Dan and his wife Donna live in Montville, NJ. They have 6 children, although the number of children in the household may vary as they are also resource (foster) parents.
Communications Coordinator, Cali Woods
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2021
Cali is a 2016 postgraduate from Montclair State University holding a Master Degree in Public and Organizational Relations. Raised in Christ, Cali enjoys strengthening and promoting the mission and message of ministry. Cali also enjoys life in the film industry. Her passion for film has taken her from producer’s assistant at New Jersey Network to associate producer at indie feature, I’ll Be Around and Shimmer. Cali has a special interest in Christian cinema and plans to produce and promote works of her own in the near future. Cali is a loving sister and in her spare time she enjoys the company of her older sister, Tuwanda.
Administrative Assistant and Tower Tidings Editor, Julie Hess
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2010 (main office)
Julie Hess joined the church staff in 2015. On Wednesdays, Julie can be found in the church office editing Tower Tidings, preparing Session materials and providing general office support. Julie is also employed by the Community Soup Kitchen as a Community Educator and Healthy Choices Market Coordinator. She graduated from the University of Delaware with a BS in Design. Julie and her husband, Steve, joined PCM in 1993. They have two daughters. Their family is actively involved in many aspects of church life.
Senior Sexton, Kristo Pango
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2010 (main office)
Kristo Pango joined the church staff as sexton at the Parish House in October 2013. He maintains the buildings and grounds and provides support at events and services. Kristo and his family came to the U.S. from Albania in 2008. He and his wife Argjiro have three children. In Albania, Kristo was a pastor at the Way of Hope Evangelical Baptist Church. He came to witness to fellow Albanians who now live in the the New York and New Jersey area. He feels that working as a sexton at our church, in a Christian environment, will help him in his mission to reach out to others and plant churches in Albanian communities.
Finance Administrator, Henry Ahlers
(973) 538-1776 Ext. 2019
Henry lives in Millington with his wife, Judy and a border collie, Gilbert. In the past he has worked as a high school choral teacher, a corporate tax accountant, a bookkeeper, and a Church Treasurer. He is also a
musician who plays piano and a few other instruments and he is an active member of the Rose City Running Club. Henry can usually be found in the office on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.