Meet the Staff

The Rev. Jeff Geary – Pastor; born in Chicago Heights, Il; graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary and pursuing a doctorate in Medieval History at SUNY Stony Brook; husband of The Rev. Noelle Damico and father of August Xavier; Jeff is an avid reader, tree climber and drinker of Fair Trade coffee.

The Rev. Sarah Henkel – born in Markham, Il and grew up in Secaucus, NJ; graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary; she currently works as Cross-Cultural Network Coordinator for the Hudson River Presbytery; she and her husband, William Summers (of El Paso,TX) enjoy food-growing, rambling walks, and time with Roman, their feline companion.

The Rev. Lynn Dunn – Minister of Christian Education and Spiritual Formation; born in Chicago, Il; Lynn has brough her love of scripture, knowledge of liturgy, and artistic creativity to all of our education programs since 2010; she ordained for this work in 2013 and is active in the Hudson River Presbytery.

Stella Aviles – Executive Assistant; born in San Salvador, El Salvador; grew up in Brooklyn and New York City; mother of 2; has been faithfully serving the White Plains church since 1987.

Vicente Velasco – Sexton; born in the Philippines; father of 2 girls; has been serving the White Plains church since 1998.

Meryl Stevens - Treasurer. Meryl began attending this congregation in 2008. She became our teasurer in 2016.

Marie Baskerville - Business Manager. She began serving the White Plains church in 2016.

Gina Cerillo – Nursery School Director; born in Yonkers, NY; holds a Master’s degree in early childhood development; proud mother of 2 boys; has been a member of the White Plains church since 1995, and the Nursery School Director since 2002.