Our Staff

Pastoral Leadership

Rev. Andy Call, Lead Pastor

Rev. Call became the Lead Pastor at Church of the Saviour in 2017 after serving as Pastor of Administration and Development since 2015. His leadership focus is to equip the Church to live into the Kin-dom of God through committed discipleship. He previously served as pastor at First United Methodist Church of Oberlin. Before entering pulpit ministry, Andy was the Associate for Music and Worship at Westlake United Methodist Church. Altogether, he has been in vocational ministry for over 20 years. He earned his M.Div. from the Methodist Theological School in Ohio, a Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting from The Ohio State University, and a B.A. in Music Education from Miami University.  Andy and his wife, Jennifer, are the parents of three children:  Wesley, Eliot, and Mirabella.

Rev. Gregory Kendrick, Jr., Pastor of Connections

Rev. Gregory Kendrick, Jr. came to Church of the Saviour after serving several pastoral appointments in the West Ohio Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, most recently at Church for All People in Columbus, Ohio. He received a Master of Divinity from Methodist Theological School in Ohio and a B.A. from Denison University. Rev. Kendrick is a frequent preacher and facilitator at churches and conferences across the United Methodist Connection.

Reverend Lois Annich, Pastor of Care Ministries

Rev. Lois Annich is an ordained Presbyterian minister and a Pastoral Counselor and Fellow in The American Association of Pastoral Counselors. She provides pastoral counseling to meet a strong need for outreach and ministry in the Heights area. Counseling is covered by client fees, supported by an anonymous scholarship fund for parishioners to avail themselves of this service. To reach Rev. Annich, please call (216) 373-2660.

Charles D. Yoost, Pastor Emeritus

Charles D. Yoost retired in 2015 after serving 17 years as Senior Pastor of Church of the Saviour, the culmination of a long and distinguished career in ministry. Dr. Yoost and his wife, Barbara, remain active in the life of the church through their valued presence and leadership.

Church Staff

Jennifer Call
Children’s Choir Director

Robert Campbell
Resident Custodian

Curt Campbell
Director of Youth Ministries

Jon Cermak
Custodian

Yee Chy
Head Custodian

Charles (Chaz) Cotton
Creative Director, 9:30 Worship Experience

Loretta Dahlstrom
Business Administrator

Robert Day
Organist

David Gilson
Director of Music

Cris Hicks
Administrative Assistant

Debbie Johnson
Administrative Assistant

Laura Moseley
Interim Program Coordinator, Children’s Ministries

Leslie Myers
Custodian & Wedding Coordinator

Penny Neisen
Properties Manager

Jill Phillips
Worship Leader, 9:30 Worship Experience

Graham Rosen
Production Team Leader

Brian Smart
Director of Emerging Ministries

Virginia Steiger
Handbell Coordinator