Our Staff


  • Pastor

    Bill Sperry

    Rev. Sperry began his ministry at East Woods in September of 2011. Bill previously served as Associate Pastor of College Ministry and Contemporary Worship at First Presbyterian Church of Granada Hills from 2006 to 2011. He also served as the church's Director of Contemporary Worship between 2001 and 2006.

    A native of California's Bay Area, Bill graduated from Northwestern University with a B.S. in Communications in 1996. After working in marketing and moving to Los Angeles in 1999, he joined the staff of First Presbyterian Church serving as the Director of High School Ministry.  Drawn by God's grace and feeling the call to ordained ministry, Bill attended Fuller Theological Seminary and earned his Master of Divinity degree in 2006. 

    Rev. Sperry is married to Molly, a Spokane native and registered nurse, and they have two wonderful sons, Ben and Will.  Bill enjoys playing and listening to music, exploring the great outdoors, water and bike sports, hanging out with family, and savoring a great meal.  Click here to read Pastor Bill's Statement of Faith.

  • Susie began her work in the East Woods office in May, 2011. Born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan, she graduated from the University of Michigan there as an Art/Photography major. In addition to teaching these subjects to students aged from 6 to 90+, her various careers have also included work as an admin/illustrator, free-lance designer, church secretary, middle school sub and teacher, tutor and along the way becoming a certified gemologist. 


    She and her husband Darrell moved here from California in 2007. They have two lovely married daughters, two fine sons-in-law, five amazing grandchildren and four granddogs.  Susie and Darrell are both ordained elders and sing in the choir at Columbia Presbyterian Church.

  • Personnel

    chuck dunn


  • Nursery

    Cathy RoEper


  • Pianist

    Carol Domench


  • PIANIST

    LISA PICKERING


  • PIANIST

    GWENDOLYN WAGNER