Rev. Dr. Peter Luckey, Senior Pastor
Peter Luckey is originally from Connecticut and has a B.A. from Colby College in Maine and a Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry Degree from The Chicago Theological Seminary. Prior to his call at Plymouth, Peter served nine years as Senior Pastor of the Pilgrim Congregational Church in Oak Park, Illinois.
Rev. Luckey joined Plymouth Church as Senior Pastor in 1995. Peter is married to Linda Luckey. Currently Linda is the Executive Assistant to the Provost at the University of Kansas. The Luckeys have two sons, Christopher and Daniel and one granddaughter.
Rev. Eleanor B. McCormick, Associate Pastor
Eleanor B. McCormick graduated from Smith College in Northampton, MA with a double major in Economics and Government. While in college, she was on staff with the Appalachian Service Project (ASP) in Kentucky. Eleanor received her Master of Divinity degree from Yale Divinity School and her Clinical Pastoral Education at the West Haven Veterans Hospital in Connecticut. She studied theology abroad at Universität Heidelberg, Germany. Eleanor was the first Executive Director of the Norma F. Pfriem Urban Outreach Initiatives Inc.in Bridgeport, CT. She has a great commitment to “green theology”, environmental issues and to social justice. The United Church of Christ has selected her for its Next Generation Leadership Initiative (NGLI) program.
Eleanor became Plymouth Associate Pastor in August 2014. She is married to Stefan Schuetz.
Kim Manz, Minister of Music and Fine Arts
Kim joined Plymouth’s staff in 2007. He is Plymouth’s first full time minister of music and was given the task of adding a fine arts ministry which now includes prayer shawl ministry, drama group, and art classes for youth and adults. He oversees all the choirs, handbell choirs, strings, brass and Gathering of Grace band.
Susan Anderson, Interim Director of Christian Education
Susan joined the staff in the fall of 2015 as our interim Christian Education (CE) director. She has served on the CE board chairman and been a member of Plymouth since 2001. She is in charge of all Sunday School programs (youth and adults).
Becky Foster, Financial Clerk
Becky has been Plymouth Financial Clerk since 1993 and a Plymouth member since 1979.
Barbara Holland, Business Administrator
Barbara is our Business Administrator. She has been a member of Plymouth since 1996 and joined the staff in 2003.
Kay Koch, Membership Associate
Kay has been a member of Plymouth since 1993 and Rev. Luckey’s assistant and membership associate since 2003.
Jeremy Winfrey, Administrative Assistant
Jeremy has been in charge of Plymouth’s front office since 2008.
Rex Russell, Facility Manager
Rex has been a member of Plymouth since 2009 and joined the staff in 2014.