Senior Minister- Rev. Dr. Brandon Perrine

The Rev. Dr. Brandon Perrine is newly-called as New England Congregational Church’s next senior minister. His start date with New England is April 19, 2021. Brandon has served in ministry with congregations in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota and Falcon Heights, Minnesota (a St. Paul suburb). He currently lives in La Crosse, Wisconsin where he has served as the Minister with Trinity United Church of Christ for the past six years.


Assistant to the Minister / Bridge Minister- Rev. Dr. Martin Forward Cell-630.391.2928

Before coming to Aurora University in 2001, Martin Forward was a church pastor for 13 years in India and England, and then Academic Dean of Wesley House in Cambridge, England, and a member of Cambridge University’s Faculty of Divinity.


Office Administrator-Shelley Lund


Chancel Choir Director-Mark Plummer


Organist-Marsha Foxgrover


Assistant Organist-Marilyn Parolini


Bell Choir Director- Cathy Canfield-Jepson


Education Ministries Director-Audra Darché


5th & 6th Grade Education-Kathy Kokkinos


7th & 8th Grade Education-Desiree Guzman


9th-12th Grade Education-Lesley Myers


Children’s Choir Director-Open


Nursery Director-Jenni Moses









Building Maintenance-Todd Jones


Custodian-John Hett


Wedding Coordinator-Nancy Richmond


Community Life Director-Kimberly Adams


Elected Leaders

Moderator-Bill Donnell


Treasurer/Finance-Andrew Sprau

Clerk-Ida Dunham


Val Flechtner

Missions-Val Flechtner


Audra Darche

Education Ministries-Audra Darché


Deacons-Ron Vavrinek


Building & Grounds- Josh Ream


Stewardship-Scott Voris


Moderator-Elect-Bart Grometer

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