SessionThe First Pres Session is the governing body of the church. Session members, or Elders, are elected by the congregation and are ordained officers of the church (click here to download a position description). Listed below are the current members of Session.

Session generally meets on the third Tuesday of the month. Session meeting minutes are available at Reception in Geneva Hall or by request by emailing

To contact the Session, please email; contact information for Elders may also be found in the church directory.

Lorenzo Bavoso
Charlene Chong
Paul Davis
Laurie McLachlan Fry 
Kari Hamilton
Jonathan Howard
Avon Leong
Kristin Loo
Vivian McIlraith 
Patrick O'Kane 
Mindy Phillips
Pat Phillips
James Watt
Mary Ann Wight
Mark Stryker, Teaching Elder
Delianne Koops, Teaching Elder
Renee Chagnon, Clerk of Session
Sue Burger, Ex-Officio