Kent A. Webber: Pastor

 Kent is a native Californian.  Born and raised in Santa Cruz as the second of three sons, he graduated from UC Santa Cruz before heading off to seminary at Fuller Seminary in Los Angeles.  Ordained in 1977 he has served congregations in Santa Cruz, Watsonville, and for the past fifteen years has been Pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Novato.  Kent earned the Doctor of Ministry degree from San Francisco Theological Seminary in 1994.  Married to Lisa, who works as a nurse at UC San Francisco Medical Center, Kent has three stepchildren – Alicia, Will, and Roger.  Kent enjoys running, hiking, bodysurfing, and reading in his leisure time.




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Ariel Mink: Ministry Associate



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Sally Carbonaro: Director of Children's Ministry



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Jeff Page: Director of Youth Ministry

Jeff Page joined the PCN staff as the Director of Student Ministries in the fall of 2013. He has led youth ministry in Marin County for over seven years. Jeff is passionate about igniting and fanning the flames of Christian faith in students. He longs to see teens and their families encounter Jesus and follow Him together. Jeff grew up in Buffalo, NY where he completed his Bachelor’s of Science in Biochemical Pharmacology from The State University of New York at Buffalo. Following college, Jeff completed his Master of Divinity (Concentration in Biblical Studies) at Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. He loves trail running, rock climbing, kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking and doing just about anything outside, especially if he can do it with Marissa his best friend and wife of eight years. So if you’re off to explore a new trail or itching to get out on the water text him an invite. 




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Tammi Jester: Administrative Secretary

 Tammi was born and raised in Ocean City, Maryland.  She moved to San Diego in 1974 and lived there until 2003, when she moved to Novato.  After graduating from UC Santa Barbara, Tammi worked as the promotions manager for a radio station and later as marketing director of a regional mall.  She has two daughters.  Kylie is a sophomore at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and Jenna is a senior at San Marin High School.  Tammi was a stay-at-home mom for 20 years and is so happy to be working again, especially for such a warm and loving church.



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Stephanie Monahan: Financial Secretary

Stephanie Monahan has been Finance Secretary at PCN since 2000.  She enjoys the challenges and day-to-day operations that involve non-profit accounting and feels blessed to work for such a mission-oriented and generous church.  Her background includes hospitality and professional cooking after her BA degree in journalism.  She lives with her husband and three daughters in Novato.




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Linda Ward : Office Assistant

Linda, born and raised in California, has been a member of PCN since 1984 and joined the staff in 2009.  Prior to that, she worked in the real estate business, at Marin County Municipal Court and as a dispatcher at Gnoss Field, where she met husband John (they married at PCN).  Linda is a member of Novato Theater Company and loves to dance.  She and John have two grown children, a daughter and a son and a grandson and granddaughter.




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Katy Hatfield: Director of Traditional Worship

Katy graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Music in vocal performance and piano. She has performed with Dallas Summer Musicals, San Francisco Opera, Marin Opera, West Bay Opera, Cinnabar, Pippin's Pocket Opera, North Bay Opera and Petaluma Harmoneers. In addition to performing, Katy enjoys choral directing- 25 years as choir director and/or organist at All Saints Lutheran Church, chorus director of Marin Opera and Katy Hatfield Singers. She joined the staff as the organist at PCN in2004 and then became the Director of Music in August of 2006. Thank you Barry, Mandi, Spencer and Preston for supporting me in my "Musical Madness!"




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Director of Contemporary Worship

Don Cobb






Other Staff:

Bob McBain, Pianist

Johnson Kitavi,  Janitorial Services

Diane Ashley, Wedding Coordinator 
Rene Garza, Nursery Caregiver
Kathy Takemoto, Clerk of Session

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