Our Staff

Gloria Yi

Minister
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The Reverend Gloria Yi accepted the call to Hope Presbyterian Church and began her ministry here in July 2018. Gloria was born in Seoul, South Korea, but lived in Asuncion, Paraguay and Sao Paola, Brazil until she was 12 years old. Her family settled in Philadelphia, PA. Gloria Yi received her BA in History and Spanish from Bryn Mawr College in 1996 and her MDiv from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2002 and was ordained in 2008.

“Ultimately my setting is a church that believes and models that life is best with Jesus and with Jesus we know how to do life best.”  Andy Stanley

Connie Cunningham

Administrative Secretary
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Connie Cunningham is the administrative secretary.  She is in the church office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 AM-2:30 PM. Connie is well-known among Presbyterians, and is a long time member of Berwyn Presbyterian Church. Before coming to Hope, Connie retired from the registrar’s office at the University of Maryland.

Shari Baker

Clerk of Session

The main responsibility of the clerk of session is the accurate recording of the   minutes of the session meetings, including meetings of the congregation, and maintaining the permanent records of the Church.  Shari keeps the minutes and the church registers (various rolls) up-to-date and submits for annual review by the National Capital Presbytery when requested.  Her records are usually accepted without the need for corrections or exceptions to them.

Darline Henry

Child Care Coordinator

Darline Henry is our Child Care Coordinator.   Darline’s career has been in Finance, but she has lots of experience caring for children.   We are delighted to have her with us.