Leadership

Staff

Our staff leads and coordinates the day to day ministry of the church

Ed Marino
Ed Marino
Business Administrator

Ed Marino has been the Business Administrator of PCF since 2001. Prior to that, he worked as an Information Systems Manager, developing and supporting financial information systems. He is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music and a member of PCF’s worship ministry. Ed and his wife Tricia have two children and five grandchildren.

Jeff Willett
Jeff Willett
Associate Pastor

Jeff Willett is a native of Pepperell and has been part of PCF since nearly its inception. He is a graduate of Gordon College and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (M.Div.). Jeff serves as our Associate Pastor of Community and Mission, focusing on building up and equipping the body of Christ at PCF and reaching the surrounding community with the gospel. He also leads our PCF Youth Group. Jeff and his wife Christie live in Townsend with their three children: Grace, Abby and Ellie.

Stephen Witmer
Stephen Witmer
Lead Pastor

Stephen Witmer grew up in Monson, Maine. He is a graduate of Wheaton College, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and the University of Cambridge (Ph. D. in New Testament) and taught New Testament studies at the University of Cambridge and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary before becoming pastor of Pepperell Christian Fellowship in June of 2008. His prior ministry experience includes serving as an intern under Dr. John Piper at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Stephen continues to teach New Testament at Gordon-Conwell. He has written Eternity Changes Everything: How to live now in the light of your future, The Good Book Guide to Jonah, and numerous articles that have appeared in publications such as Bible Study Magazine, Reformation 21, and the Gospel Coalition website. Stephen and Emma live in Pepperell and have three children: Samuel, Annie, and Henry.

Tyler Yates
Tyler Yates
Pastoral Intern

Tyler Yates is originally from Houston, Texas. He is a graduate of the College at Southwestern Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. Tyler and his wife Michele have been married since January of 2014. They moved to Massachusetts in July of 2017 for Tyler to begin studies at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, where he is pursuing an M.Div. Tyler has a passion for studying God’s word and serving the local church, and he is excited to be able to serve as the intern at Pepperell Christian Fellowship.

Elders

Our Elders lead and shepherd the church, and devote themselves to prayer and the ministry of the Word

Bob Chute
Bob Chute

David Fenton
David Fenton

Jeff Willett
Jeff Willett
Associate Pastor

Jeff Willett is a native of Pepperell and has been part of PCF since nearly its inception. He is a graduate of Gordon College and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (M.Div.). Jeff serves as our Associate Pastor of Community and Mission, focusing on building up and equipping the body of Christ at PCF and reaching the surrounding community with the gospel. He also leads our PCF Youth Group. Jeff and his wife Christie live in Townsend with their three children: Grace, Abby and Ellie.

Stephen Witmer
Stephen Witmer
Lead Pastor

Stephen Witmer grew up in Monson, Maine. He is a graduate of Wheaton College, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and the University of Cambridge (Ph. D. in New Testament) and taught New Testament studies at the University of Cambridge and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary before becoming pastor of Pepperell Christian Fellowship in June of 2008. His prior ministry experience includes serving as an intern under Dr. John Piper at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Stephen continues to teach New Testament at Gordon-Conwell. He has written Eternity Changes Everything: How to live now in the light of your future, The Good Book Guide to Jonah, and numerous articles that have appeared in publications such as Bible Study Magazine, Reformation 21, and the Gospel Coalition website. Stephen and Emma live in Pepperell and have three children: Samuel, Annie, and Henry.

Tom Beal
Tom Beal

Deacons

Our Deacons serve by meeting the physical and material needs of the church.

Bill Wright
Bill Wright

Bob Vaughan
Bob Vaughan

Dan Manley
Dan Manley

Gillian Pryce Lewis
Gillian Pryce Lewis

Lisa Manley
Lisa Manley

Marie Bearer
Marie Bearer

Rod Cummings
Rod Cummings

Steve Poirier
Steve Poirier