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Meet Our Staff

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

W. Hunter Camp, II

Pastor and Head of Staff,   hcamp@memorialpcusa.org

Hunter serves Memorial Presbyterian as Pastor and Head of Staff. Hunter is a Florida native. He is a graduate of Flagler College and Columbia Theological Seminary from which he received both his master and doctoral degrees. In addition to his duties at MPC, Hunter works with community groups and presbytery committees.

Hunter enjoys surfing, fishing, reading, creative writing, walking on the beach, and spending time with his family. He is married to the Reverend Amy Camp and they have one child, William.


 

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Amy Lehr Camp

Parish Associate amycamp@memorialpcusa.org

The Reverend Amy Lehr Camp received her M.Div. from Columbia Theological Seminary in 2000. She has a Certificate in Spiritual Formation also from Columbia. Her special interests in ministry are pastoral care, addiction & recovery, trauma & grace, and spiritual practices. She loves to read, jog on the beach, spend time with friends, play with her dog Dixie, and hang out with her family.


 

Rev. Les Comee, Jr.

Parish Associate lcomee@bellsouth.net

Les begins his ministry with MPC in August with emphasis on Ministry to Older Adults. Les grew up in Jacksonville.  He says, “I can’t remember a time we did not go to Riverside Presbyterian.” “In my high school years, the adult leadership for Young Life attended Riverside. Dr. Albert Kissling, our pastor and a strong supporter of Young Life, encouraged 5 of us to go to seminary.    The mid sixties were a tumultuous time. Young Life moved me to Jacksonville, where we had a large urban staff. An elder at First Presbyterian took me under his wing and helped me learn about leading a multicultural, complex team.”


 

Rev. Dr. Roger Dunnavan

Parish Associate dunnavan81vlp@gmail.com

Born in St. Paul, MN, May 6, 1937.  Roger is married to Louise; and the have three children: Roger, Jr who lives in Orlando, FL; Deborah who lives in Dijon, France; and David who lives in Redmond, WA. They also have eleven grandchildren

Roger begins his ministry with MPC on July 3, 2017 as Parish Associate with emphasis on new member assimilation and hospitality.


 

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Anne Reid Broos

Director of Ministry Children and Young Families    arbroos@memorialpcusa.org

After graduating from Clemson University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education and English, Anne Reid felt called to the educational ministry of the church.

She attended Princeton Theological Seminary from 2005 to 2007 where she earned a Master of Arts.  Since then, she has worked in PC (USA) congregations in Princeton, NJ, Johannesburg, South Africa, and Pensacola, FL and has been a ruling elder in the church for eighteen years.

In May, Anne Reid completed the rigorous coursework and examination to become a Certified Christian Educator (CCE) in the PC(USA).  She has been on the Memorial Presbyterian Church staff since 2010 and is thrilled to follow God’s lead into this next role.

Anne Reid is married to Adam, a United States Navy helicopter pilot, and is the mother of two young children.


 

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Katherine Sykes

Director of Youth Ministry     ksykes@memorialpcusa.org

Katherine Sykes is the Director of Youth Ministry. She is responsible for ministry to MPC’s 6th-12th-grade students. Prior to this position, she served the youth group as an intern for three years. Katherine is a graduate of Flagler College with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Youth Ministry. Katherine is originally from Arlington, Texas. She relocated to St. Augustine in 2011 to attend Flagler College. Before coming to St. Augustine, Katherine was a member of Glowing Heart Ministries, with which she traveled to different churches to lead worship and Bible study for middle and high school students. Katherine enjoys going to the beach, reading, traveling, spending time with family and friends, and playing with her cat, Simba.


 


Justin Forbes

Director of College Ministries    jforbes@flagler.edu

Justin currently serves as the director of the Youth Ministry Program at Flagler College and has over 15 years of ministry experience with Young Life and local churches.

He is a graduate of Flagler College, Fuller Seminary, and Princeton Theological Seminary. He is currently working on a PhD in Theology at the University of Aberdeen.

He is married to Bethany Forbes and together they have 4 children: Noah, Sofia, Elijah, and Karis. They are also foster parents so sometimes there are more kids in tow!


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Monica Hicks

Presbyterian Day School Director    pdsmonica@memorialpcusa.org

Monica has been involved in education in St. Johns County since 1998, and has been a teacher from preschool throughout high school, a curriculum coordinator, an instructional coach, a director of Christian Education, and is now blessed to be the director of Presbyterian Day School. Monica is a Flagler College graduate and also has her Master of Education degree in Educational Leadership. She is married to her husband Chad and has two sons, Mason and Jude, who are both active in MPC’s youth ministry.


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Ray McDonald

Director of Music and Organist    ray.mcd@comcast.net

Ray McDonald has been a church organist since the age of 15, serving Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Lutheran, and Presbyterian congregations. He has served as Director of Music and Organist at Memorial Presbyterian Church in St. Augustine for over ten years after holding the position of Organist and Choir Director at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Jacksonville for twelve years.

Ray’s experience also includes accompanying choral groups and soloists. At the University of Georgia, he was accompanist for the University Chorus and the Men’s Glee Club where he earned a Bachelor of Music in Church Music, cum laude. He currently serves as accompanist for the St. Augustine Community Chorus.

After college, Ray worked as an apprentice at the Flentrop Organ Company in the Netherlands. He later received a B. S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech and had a successful career as a manufacturing engineer with Johnson and Johnson. Combining these skills, he managed the restoration of the Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ at Memorial Presbyterian Church, completed in 2012.



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Kris Kelly

Director of Children’s Choirs     krisssings@yahoo.com

Kris Kelly serves as Memorial’s Children’s Music Director and as director of the Jubilee Choir. She is ably assisted in this ministry by Dorothy Dornblaser, director of the Cherub Choir, and accompanist Janet Landers. Judy Robb works closely with Dorothy in the supervison and encouragement of the youngest of our singers.


 

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Cheryl Kenney

Director of Culinary Ministries      chefcheryl@memorialpcusa.org

Cheryl Kenney is the Culinary Director at Memorial Presbyterian Church. Cheryl previously owned and operated an upscale catering service, which delivered fine meals to homes and businesses.



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Lee Kutschke

Nursery Director     lee_kutschke@yahoo.com

I’m from Illinois where I worked for a major hospital as an Unbilled Accounts Representative in Medical Records. Relocated to Arizona where I was a Paraprofessional with disabled special education children. Married to Fred Kutschke. Currently Director of MPC Nursery. I Like walking, bowling. gardening and playing games on the internet.


 

Andrew K. Brown

Business Administrator    abrown@memorialpcusa.org

Andrew graduated from Flagler College in 1990 with degrees in Psychology and Philosophy/Religion. A few years later he received a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Florida and has been engaged in the local business community ever since. Married in 1989, Andrew and his wife, Sheila, a local Certified Public Accountant, have been active members of Memorial while raising their two children, Anna and Benjamin.



 

Paula Lamberth

Church Office Administrator/Wedding Coordinator    plamberth@memorialpcusa.org

Paula Lamberth is the Church Office Administrative Secretary/ Wedding Coordinator and our “go-to” person. Paula joined the church staff in 2006 and is level one certified in Church Administration through the Administrative Personnel Association (PCUSA). Paula also serves as Memorial’s Wedding Coordinator and is the first person a couple seeking to be married at Memorial will speak with. Paula works with couples as they prepare for their weddings at MPC. All of our Wedding Coordinators are committed to the sanctity of the wedding ceremony and can help with all the special details at the church. Paula says, “Making your wedding at Memorial Presbyterian Church a beautiful and memorable experience is what I LOVE to do.” Paula can be reached at 904-829-6451 or at plamberth@memorialpcusa.org.



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Sal Sorrentino

Facilities Manager     ssorrentino@memorialpcusa.org

Sal has “ done it all” he brings 20+ years previous experience as a Facility Manager and Director of Maintenance & Operations with two churches in Deer Park and Glen Cove, N.Y. In addition Sal held the position of Assistant Building Manager for a Guidance & Counseling Center in Hicksville, NY. His skills and knowledge in the general maintenance building industry will be a significant asset in his new role with MPC. Sal and his wife Terry Ann had vacationed in St. Augustine for several years and decided a couple of years ago to relocate from NY to the warmer climate of Florida