Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

Hebrews 13:7-8

Meet our Staff:



    Pastor Lorrie joined the staff in 2008. Lorrie received her M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary as well as a B.S. in Chemistry from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Brandeis University. She has been a chemistry professor at Salem State College since 1990. Lorrie and her husband Keith have two grown daughters, and they live in Middleton, MA.

  • Dr. Kellie S. Tropeano

    Director of Music and Worship Arts Ministries

    Visit our Music page, here.


    director of youth ministries

    Neil is the Director of Youth Ministry, which covers 5th grade through high school. He is currently pursuing a Masters of Divinity degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Neil grew up at FBC and served as a youth group leader and Sunday school teacher before taking over as DYM. His passions include preaching the Word, making disciples of Christ, and playing music. Visit our Youth page, here.

  • MRS. sylvia peterson

    Director of senior adult ministries (sAM)

    Visit our SAM page, here.


    director of children's ministries

    Jessica has been serving as the Director of Children's Ministries since May 2012. She previously worked as a teacher in the Hamilton-Wenham and Beverly school systems. In 2004 she graduated from Gordon College with degrees in Special Education, Elementary Education, and political studies. She has also taken master's courses in Applied Behavior Analysis from Simmons College. Jessica lives in Hamilton with her husband Michael, and their four children. Visit our Children's page, here.