Pastor Karl M. Richard  is Senior Pastor at St Matthew. He previously served congregations in Rensselaer, Poestenkill and Raymertown, New York as well as his most recent congregation, Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church in Applebachsville, PA. Pastor Karl has a BS in Urban Planning from the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse University in 1982 and a Masters in Divinity from The Lutheran Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, PA in 1987. His wife, Leslie, is also an ordained pastor and they have two daughters, Leigh and Abigail.

Ana Fischer, Nursery School Director – began her service with us for the 2019-20 school year.

Pat McHugh our Organist and Choir Director, leads our adult choir, is part of the Praise Band, and coordinates all of our musical offerings.

Janice Gardner, Church Secretary, effectively administrates “Grand Central Station” or the church office with her efficiency and constant smile.

Ted Hidell, Church Sexton, keeps our facility in tip top shape.