Dorice KoetjeChurch Adminstrator
Dorice helps keep First Presbyterian Church running. First Presbyterian Church is deeply blessed by having Dorice. She keeps the office organized, has a wonderful Christian spirit, and always has a smile and an encouraging word for those who stop in or call the office. Outside of work Dorice’s main activity is running her children to various sporting events.
Tam GreenFinancial Secretary
Tam works with our Pastor and Property and Finance team to keep the financial side of the church running smoothly. She does similar work for several other organization in the Cadillac area. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family or chatting with friends over a cup of coffee.
Carla is back with us. She stepped back for several years to take care of her family. But she is so excited to be back at our beautiful organ. Making music to the Glory of God has been her life’s ambition. Carla came to know Christ as her personal savior at age 8 1/2. She has enjoyed playing piano, keyboard and organ in church since age 11 and has taught since age 13. Her education includes studying piano for two years with Dr Helen Wright, a Julliard graduate, while at Southeastern Bible College. She has a Sacred Music minor from Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music (now Cornerstone University). Her hobbies include spending time with her husband, Rev. Jerry VanProoyen and their six grandchildren. Paddle boarding and family history are also favorite hobbies. Welcome back to FPC Carla!
Katie KelloggChoir Director
Katie is native to Cadillac. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Education from Alma College (Go Scots!). She has earned her Master of Arts in Music from Ball State University and is near completion of her Doctor of Arts in Music. Along with her extensive music experience Katie loves to read, knit, run and watch football.