Leadership


Pastor

Camden Bucey


View More: http://kathryngracephotography.pass.us/buceyfamilyCamden graduated from Bradley University and then worked at Caterpillar, Inc. in Peoria, IL for several years before moving to Philadelphia to attend Westminster Theological Seminary. He graduated with an MDiv and a PhD in Historical and Theological Studies (Systematic Theology). Camden was ordained and installed as pastor on April 26, 2013. Camden and his wife Erica have three sons.


Elders

Henk Blom

Henk Blom Henk has been a member of Hope since 1998 and was elected as an elder in 1999. He regularly leads young adult Sunday school class. Henk has served as the clerk of session and was co-chairman of the building committee. He is Director of Technical Services at Rollprint in Addison, Illinois. He and his wife Edith have four daughters.

Carl Gobelman

Carl joined Hope in 2017 and was ordained and installed as an elder in 2019. He regularly leads adult Sunday school class and men’s Bible study. Carl is also a licentiate in the OPC’s Presbytery of the Midwest. Carl is currently enrolled as an MDiv student at Mid-America Reformed Seminary in Dyer, IN. Before that, he worked in the IT industry for 27 years. Carl and his wife Linda have three adult children.

Randy Lee

Randy Lee Randy has been a member of Hope Presbyterian Church since its start in 1992 and has served on the session since 1999. He has served as clerk of the session and as a trustee. He has also taken responsibility on presbytery committees, having been elected as a commissioner to the Presbytery of the Midwest several times. He and his wife Pat have four children.


Deacons

Ed De Boer

Ed De Boer Ed joined Hope Presbyterian Church in 2005 and was elected to the office of deacon in 2007. Ed also serves as church treasurer. He is employed by the Oil-Dri Corporation where he works as a chemist. He and his wife Carol have three children and two grandchildren.

Ken Janka

Ken Janka Ken has been a member of Hope Presbyterian Church since 1992. He was elected to the office of Deacon in 2011. He is employed as Senior Quality Chemist at Lambent Technologies in Gurnee, Illinois, and has been a life-long resident of Lake County. Ken and his wife Cheryl have three adult children.

Ryan Noha

Ryan Noha has been a member of Hope OPC since 2014 and was ordained as a deacon in February 2019. He is currently a man under care of the Presbytery of the Midwest. Having completed his M.Div at Mid-America Reformed Seminary in 2017, he is now pursuing at Th.M in Apologetics at Westminster Theological Seminary. Ryan and his wife Wenny have two children. 

Bryan Winter

Bryan Winter Bryan became a member of the church in 2002 and was elected as a deacon in 2003. He is a senior partner in the law firm of Fuqua, Winter, and Stiles, and serves as the city attorney for the cities of Gurnee and Kildeer, Illinois. He and his wife Diane have one son.