Our Staff

…[T]end the flock of God that is in your charge, exercising the oversight, not under compulsion but willingly, as God would have you do it—not for sordid gain but eagerly. 1 Peter 5:2-4

The Rev. Ed Zumwinkel III


efz@wgpc.org Ext. 3201

Ed is a St. Louis native whose faith formation began at St. Mark Presbyterian Church in Ballwin, where he was ordained as a Deacon at the age of 15. After high school, Ed graduated with honors from Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing. He then joined Xerox Corporation in sales….

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The Rev. Hannah Zyla

Associate Pastor

hmd@wgpc.org Ext. 3203

The Reverend Hannah Zyla serves as Associate Pastor and Director of Children’s Ministries. A lifelong Californian until her move to the Midwest, Hannah comes from a long line of Presbyterian pastors. She was raised by clergy parents on the grounds of San Francisco Theological Seminary in northern California, where seminary professors and hippies lived side…

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Susan Andrews

Parish Associate

sra@wgpc.org Ext. 3210

Susan Andrews is a retired PCUSA pastor – having served for 45 years in parish ministry (4 congregations) and presbytery leadership. In 2003-2004 she served as the elected Moderator of the 215th General Assembly of the PCUSA. She is married to the Rev. Sim Gardner, a retired hospital chaplain, and together they enjoy traveling, exploring…

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Shawn Portell

Director of Music/Organist

spp@wgpc.org Ext. 3211

Shawn serves Webster Groves Presbyterian Church as Director of Music/Organist, giving direction to the Adult Chancel Choir, Ely Ringers and Contemporary Arts Ensemble for the Informal Worship Service. Before coming to Webster Groves Presbyterian Church in 1995, Shawn served as Director of Music Ministries/Organist at the United Methodist Church in Seward, NE, and Choirmaster/Organist of…

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Robin Cannon

Director of ECC/KDO and Nursery Coordinator

rwc@wgpc.org Ext. 3105

Robin Cannon is Director of the Early Childhood Center and Kids’ Day Out and is the Nursery Coordinator. She has served Webster Groves Presbyterian Church since 1991. She grew up in Webster Groves and attended Webster Groves Presbyterian Church Sunday School, choir and youth fellowships. Robin has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education from Butler University…

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Brian Kuhn

Director of Youth & Family Ministries

brk@wgpc.org Ext. 3204

Brian Kuhn oversees ministries focused on youth from grades 7-12, including Celtics and Agape youth fellowship groups. He also works with college students and young adults. Through internet blogging, emailing, social networking sites and special gatherings, this ministry keeps the young people in college and post college connected to one another and the life of…

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Cherstin Byers

Assistant for Youth & Family Ministries

chb@wgpc.org Ext. 3205

Beth Kazlauskas

Mission Outreach Coordinator

bok@wgpc.org Ext. 3208

Jan Scheurer

Business Administrator

jls@wgpc.org Ext. 3206

Joyce Kimmons

Assistant to the Business Administrator

jlk@wgpc.org Ext. 3207

Tracey Rapisardo

Connections Coordinator

tar@wgpc.org Ext. 3108

Pete Brennan

Maintenance/Custodial Supervisor

Ext. 3300

Ken Kastner, Jr.


Pierre Campbell


Ext. 3301

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