pARKVIEW cONGREGATIONAL cHURCH

United Church of Christ, 12444 E Parkview Drive, Aurora, CO  80011

Rev. Corbin Tobey-Davis is our Lead Pastor.

Corbin Tobey-Davis was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. Corbin holds an undergraduate degree from Doane College (a historic UCC college in Crete, Nebraska), and a Masters of Divinity degree from Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California. In August of 2011 Corbin was called as the associate minister of Youth, Young Adults, and Community Ministries at Parkview. In August, 2016, Corbin was installed as the lead pastor at Parkview. Corbin is also a drummer, a Spoken Word Artist, and a DJ. He believes in the power of art as means to transcend boundaries, build community, create ritual, and connect with the Divine essence of life.

Email Corbin pastorcorbin@parkviewucc.org

Rev. Kari Collins is our Co-Pastor.

Pastor Kari is newly ordained after her call to Parkview Congregational Church. As Co-Pastor, she assists with community outreach programs and pastoral care for members of Parkview. She has an undergraduate degree in political science from Colorado College, and first considered a career in politics before realizing her call to ministry. A recent graduate of Iliff School of Theology, Kari completed her ministerial internship at Parkview before being called as co-pastor in 2016. Kari brings her many gifts and deep caring for those who are marginalized or less fortunate in the metropolitan area and beyond.

Email Kari pastorkari@parkviewucc.org

Jennifer Ferguson is our Music Director.

Jennifer joined the staff at Parkview in the fall of 2015 as the Director of Music Ministry. Jennifer is the conductor of the Colorado Women's Chorale, and she has been the guest conductor for the Poudre District Honor Choir and the Arvada Honor Choir. She has presented to the ACDA in a panel discussion on community choral music, has taught K-8 music, and is passionate about music education. Jennifer holds her Bachelor of Music in instrumental and choral music education from Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, Indiana, and also holds a Master of Music in conducting from the Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver where she was the Teaching Assistant for the choral program at Lamont. Jennifer lives in Centennial with her two young children, Patrick and Samantha.

Email Jennifer music@parkviewucc.org

Lynn Wohler is our Pianist.

Lynn has played the piano since the age of 7. He has a BM and a MM in theory and composition. His experience as an accompanist is vast, including professional choirs, numerous recitals, and musical theatre productions. He has played piano in many different venues; as a solo pianist, and in various small bands and big bands. Lynn is retired from the Aurora Public Schools. He and his wife Pamela are enjoying being grandparents to their lovely granddaughter, Claire Amelia, whose parents are son Greg, and his wife Jessica.

Email Lynn piano@parkviewucc.org

Marie Clarke is our Church Organist.

Rhiana's pictureRhiana Westlund is our Faith Formation Assistant for Children.

Rhiana has over a decade of experience working with children and youth and is passionate about enriching the lives of others. In addition to her work at Parkview Church and The Rock Center, Rhi freelances as a child, home, dog, and garden care provider. She is a certified yoga teacher, reflexologist, holistic health practitioner and active DUG community gardener. She has been involved within the Rocky Mountain Conference United Church of Christ community for the last 4 years and especially enjoys the outdoor ministry she does at La Foret. Rhiana lives in Denver with her loving husband Ben and their adorable dogs.

Email Rhiana children@parkviewucc.org

John Brooks and Susie Herrera-Perez are our Church Custodians.