The Reverend Susan D Ruggles began serving as pastor for St John’s Lutheran Church in May 2006. A graduate of the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and Lafayette College, Pastor Sue has lived in Easton for over 30 years. She is very active in prison ministry as well as numerous community groups throughout Easton.
The organist and choir director is Jessica Madow. She plays for all services at the church, including weddings and funerals, and directs all choirs.
Also on staff is Melissa Dean – Administrative Assistant, in the office, Tyler VanAllen as Property Manager and Michelle Fritzo as Sexton.
St. John’s is led by a council of 12 people elected by the congregation. This year, council members are: President- Robert Black, Vice President- Monica Weiss-Nolen, Treasurer- Steve Moyer, Secretary- Chris Orem, Finance Secretary- Rob Smith. Other members are: Diane Coker, Carol Faulkner, Aaron Howey, Judy Kalapay, James Kressler, Lawrence Transue, Roger Ruggles, Joyce Petty, and Brad Thomas.