Hope EPC Leadership Team

The staff and leadership here at Hope EPC is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office. You can contact the church office at (847) 543-1659 or hopeepc@gmail.com.

Staff & Leadership

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  • To be named


    Our most recent pastor had to retire due to health reasons.

    We are in the process of finding his replacement.

    Services continue every Sunday with a guest pastor delivering the sermon.

  • Pauline Wagner

    Office Manager

    For our church office to run like a well oiled machine, it needs someone like Mary to keep it running. 

  • Pamela Hegg

    Music Director

    Pam provides the leadership and inspiration for our music ministry. 


    Our choir practices on Thursday nights and contributes to the worship service most Sundays from September through May.

  • Bill Riemer


    If something good is happening on the church grounds, Bill probably had a hand in it. Bill is a founding member of the church.

  • Ruth Woodruff

    Elder - Christian Education Committee

    She is part of the Elder class of 2018. 

  • Don Flater

    Clerk of Session/Elder - Missions Committee

    He is part of the Elder class of 2019.

  • JP Honeywell

    Elder - Membership & Outreach Committee

    JP has been a part of Hope EPC since 2001. He is part of the Elder class of 2019. 

  • Jim Jesse

    Elder - Building Committee

    He is part of the Elder class of 2020. 

  • Peter Laskowski

    Elder - Worship Committee

    He is part of the Elder class of 2020.