Meet our team.

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Rev. Dr. Camille Cook

head pastor

Camille is from Minnesota and hates writing bios about herself, but loves to serve the church with energy and creativity. You can find her around Georgetown with her two young children…

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Rev. Rachel Landers Vaagenes

ASSOCIATE PASTOR FOR DISCIPLESHIP

Rachel was an improv comedian who was aspiring to be an extra in deodorant commercials, but Jesus had other plans. She is so grateful to be serving God and the world here in Washington, DC…  

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Rev. Christopher Chatelaine-Samsen

Associate Pastor for Mission & young adults

Chris and Katie love living in D.C. with their hilariously awkward Pit/Boxer mix Kisco, and are always looking for recommendations for a good hike or bike ride in the area!


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Mark Wiley

DIRECTOR OF MUSIC

Concurrent interests in music technology, film making, and carpentry have resulted in engineering and producing credits on classical recordings, documentary shorts, and custom cabinetry for the choir rooms in which he’s worked….

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Latesha Kelly

communications DIRECTOR & OFFICE MANAGER

Before coming to GPC, Latesha was an office manager at a local community bank. She enjoys cooking, dance cardio, and occasional fishing trips with her husband…  .

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Jennifer Lopez

director of children’s ministry

Jennie and her husband Cristian have been members at GPC for 7 years, and their two year old son, Palmer, loves being in the nursery or in Music for Tots class on Friday mornings. If you see Jennie in church…


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Regina Andrade

CHILDREN’S MUSIC DIRECTOR

Since moving to the United States in 1989, she has worked as a professional musician with a focus on children’s music. She created a program for children called “Music Time for Tots”…

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Clifford Ford

contract custodian

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Swarna Nawarathna

nursery caregiver


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Gamage Perera

NURSERY CAREGIVER