Rev. Heather Brannon, Pastor

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Rev. Heather Brannon, 973-376-3066 or heatherbwpc@gmail.com

Sharing God’s love with all people through preaching, teaching, outreach, and pastoral care is Heather’s passion. She is a “heart and mind” pastor who equally enjoys getting to know people and being challenged intellectually. She has served congregations in North Carolina and Virginia.

Heather received a Bachelor and Master of Music from Johns Hopkins University, the Peabody Conservatory of Music. Before seminary, Heather was a music teacher at a thriving independent school. She received a Master of Divinity from Union Presbyterian Seminary. Heather pursued advanced graduate work as a biblical scholar at Emory University and has several publications in biblical studies.

Heather is married to the love of her life, Sam, who is an accomplished composer, pianist, teacher, and computer scientist. They enjoy spending time together traveling, cooking, and solving the world’s problems together.

Office Hours:

10am-2pm – Tuesday–Thursday

Sabbath: Monday

NOTE: Pastor Heather is currently on a sabbatical this spring and will return on Tuesday, May 31

For urgent pastoral concerns, please contact the church administrator, Marilyn: 973-376-3066, ext. 2.


Steven Shellman, Director of Music

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Steven is the director of music at Wyoming Church. He leads an adult choir, handbell choir, as well as several specialty choirs and is the church organist. He has served Wyoming Church since May 2006.

stevenshellman75@gmail.com


Marilyn G O’Connell, Church Administrator

Marilyn is the Administrator at Wyoming Church. Marilyn comes to Wyoming with previous experience in church administration having worked at a congregation in Northern VA. Marilyn’s main responsibilities are to manage church communications, calendar and supporting the pastor.

For questions regarding worship, current church activities, stewardship, accounts payable, and purchasing, please contact Marilyn by phone at   973-376-3066 ext 2 or by email at wyomingpres@gmail.com

Office Hours:

Office Closed – Monday

9am – 11:30am – Tuesday

9am – 2pm – Wedneday/Thursday/Friday

Sabbath: Saturday/Sunday


Alethea Randazza, Director Open Door Nursery School

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Alethea Randazza is the Director of the Nursery School. Open Door Nursery School is a not-for-profit school established in 1973 by Wyoming Presbyterian Church. For forty years it has provided a positive, enriching experience for many young children in our community. The school has a variety of classes; 2’s class, 3’s class and 4’s class. Alethea can answer any questions regarding the classes and tours are available during school hours. Please call us at 973-367-9303 to schedule a tour and see the school in action.

For more information, please visit our website at www.opendoornurseryschool.com


Ebony Wiggins, Children’s Music and Performance Director

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Ebony Wiggins is excited to become a part of the WPC community as the director of the children’s choirs! She has been the general music teacher/choral director at South Mountain Elementary School in South Orange for 21 years. She is also the director/music director of the yearly school musicals there and hopes that all her experiences at South Mountain will help to enhance and enrich the spiritual lives of our children through music.  To reach Ebony, email ebonywiggins1562@gmail.com


Jamie Haas Powell, Children’s Ministry Coordinator

Jamie has been working with youth of all ages for over 15 years. She has worked with children in various capacities, including religious education, theatrical work, and volunteering at Newark Beth Israel Children’s Hospital and Comfort Zone Camp. In addition, Jamie has a Child Life certification and has experience working with children dealing with bereavement and grief.
In her free time, she enjoys nature and landscape photography, playing guitar, and hiking. To reach Jamie, email chministry.wpc@gmail.com


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