A church is all about people.  Here are some of our people who get things done.


Team Managers

  • Ministry Oversight: Renae Lias Claffey (also Church Moderator)
  • Community Life Team: Kelly Carr
  • Diaconate: Sandy McClarren
  • Education Team: Mary Lee Sailer
  • Operational Stewardship Team: Jerry Bolio
  • World Care Team: Barbara Blue

Rev. Judith Bryant (“Pastor Judie”)

Pastor Judie’s time as intentional interim pastor at Pilgrim Church began on Oct 13, 2020, seven months into the Covid pandemic.  What a unique way to begin a ministry at church.  But, even in a pandemic with the church closed, and Sunday services, weeknight meetings, and adult ed all on ZOOM, she knows what a special group of people make up…

Shoko Hosono

Shoko was welcomed to Pilgrim Church in Dec 2021. A native of Japan, she earned her BA in classical piano performance from Nihon University College of Art, Tokyo. She is a member of the American Guild of Organists and she is currently studying organ and liturgical music with Cathy Meyer. She lives in Andover, MA,…

Kathy Crouse

Kathy Crouse

Kathy has been working in the Pilgrim Church office since November of 1992. She started out as Office Administrator, then Secretary and now Office Manager. She enjoys meeting people, organizing, quilting and music. If you have a church related question, come, call or email the church office and Kathy will get you an answer.  Her…