Staff


downloadJunie B. Ewing – Interim Associate Pastor

Presbyterian since birth, June was born and raised in Charlotte NC where her father was an elder and Eagle Scout advisor and mother taught the young adults Sunday school class.  She is a a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, working in pharmaceutical and then financial sales before moving to Nashville TN to earn a doctorate in education with a process improvement dissertation focus. She met her beloved husband Sam there.  After graduation, she worked in management consulting and then helped form and run a regional pediatric network as administrator.  It was on a mission trip to Guatemala that she discovered a deep hunger to trust God more, which led her to leave Vanderbilt as an employee and to return as a student at Vanderbilt Divinity School. Since that time, she has served a small rural church in St. Genevieve, MO and a larger church in Topeka KS as sole pastor until God called her to MWPC.   Email Junie


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Peter Hawisher-Faul  – Director of Children, Family & Youth Ministries

Peter Hawisher-Faul grew up in Thousand Oaks, CA and he studied at Azusa Pacific University for a B.A. in Theology. Peter has spent the past four years studying at Princeton Theological Seminary where he earned a Masters of Divinity and a Masters of Christian Education. He is passionate about Christian education and work with families to shape the next generation of Christian disciples. He is married to Kelsey Hawisher-Faul who is serving Heritage Presbyterian Church in Mason as their Associate Pastor. Together they live with two pet rabbits in Norwood. Email Peter


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Rhonda Juliano – Director of Music Ministries

Rhonda brings varied skills and talents to her role as Director of Music Ministries.  She has a Masters of Music in choral conducting from the University of Arizona, Tucson, her Bachelor of Music in education from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, and her School Administration credentials at City University in Bellevue.  Rhonda has a strong background as a vocalist/guitarist and enjoys bringing an eclectic selection of music into worship. She has served in numerous churches leading both traditional and informal/contemporary services.  Email Rhonda


 Gail Kiley – Handbell Director

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Gail has been a member of MWPC since 1986, and has been active in music ministries since then. She has a Bachelor Music Education degree from Indiana University, and a master’s degree in counseling from the University of Cincinnati. She started directing youth handbell choirs at MWPC in 1994, and founded the Carillon Ringers for adults in 1995. She enjoys integrating handbell music with other church musicians, and in a variety of settings. Her article, Recruiting and Retaining Ringers in a Church Setting, was published in the Handbell Musicians of America magazine.   Email Gail


kim-heindelKim Heindel – Organist

Kim holds a B.M. in organ performance from Westminster Choir College, Princeton, NJ, and an M.M. in harpsichord performance from New England Conservatory, Boston, Mass. Kim has performed around the world and recorded three CDs. His keyboard skills include the organ, piano and harpsichord.   Email Kim


Holly Molony Photo_9-9-13Holly Molony – Director of Operations

Holly Molony serves as Director of Operations with responsibility for support functions including personnel, finance, facilities, financial development and communications. Holly has experience in the management of social service agencies, as well as a B.A. from the Ohio State University and an M.A. in public administration from George Mason University.   Email Holly


 Rich Bentley_IMG_5162Rich Bentley – Support Staff/Finance Office

Rich serves as the bookkeeper for MWPC, responsible for pledge management, all aspects of payroll, accounts payable and check writing. The Northwestern Indiana native received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Ball State University. Rich has a strong background in accounting having served as Controller of Nash Finch Company after beginning there as a Retail Staff Accountant and working his way up to Retail Accounting Manager. Rich has also worked for the Delta Queen Steamboat Company and Strategic Franchising here in Cincinnati.     Email Rich


FullSizeRender (2)Autumn Lees- Executive Assistant–Autumn provides administrative support to pastors and ministry teams.  She is the first voice you hear when you call MWPC.  A native of Beavercreek, Ohio, she attended the University of Cincinnati, receiving her bachelor’s degree in art history.  She has worked in various arts administration positions since, most recently at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park as the Events/Administrative Manager.   She loves live music, spending time outdoors, has a deep passion for animals, and of course, loves to spend time with her husband Mike and their two cats Laurel and Hardy. Email Autumn

eloise pictureEloise Sumpter– Membership & Ministry Coordinator

Eloise is serving as the membership and ministry coordinator.  She is the focal point for membership information and activities and provides support to church education programs, such as Super Wednesday and Sunday School.  Email Eloise

 

Barry Young-Maintenance Custodian

Barry serves as the maintenance custodian and is focused on maintaining the church’s physical facilities.  He is a long time employee of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Cincinnati.  He has extensive experience in the repair and maintenance of buildings and equipment.   Barry and his wife live in northern Kentucky.

Ricky Willis- Day Custodian

Ricky is responsible for the cleaning of MWPC and the preschool.  He comes to MWPC with a variety of experience including HVAC maintenance and installation, steel mill/manufacturing, and custodial work.  He lives in Cincinnati and has 9 grandchildren.