Our Staff

The Rev. Ms. Nancy E. Forsstrom

The Rev. Ms. Nancy E. Forsstrom

Pastor

The Rev. Ms. Nancy E. Forsstrom has served as pastor at Central since 2009. After receiving her MDiv from Andover Newton Theological School in 1986, she was ordained at The First Baptist Church of America in Providence, RI. Since then, she has served churches in Connecticut and Chicago, worked for the American Baptist Churches of CT (ABCCONN) and USA (ABCUSA), and done fund-raising for several not-for-profit organizations.

Dr. Matthew N. Provost

Dr. Matthew N. Provost

Director of Music and Worship Arts

Dr. Matthew Provost came to Central in the fall of 2013. A Connecticut native, he has studied, taught and served both in Canada and abroad. Prior to accepting the position in Norwich, Dr. Provost served as Kantor, or Music Director, at St. John’s German Lutheran Church in the heart Montreal, where he also received his Doctoral of Music degree at McGill University.

Arline O. Masse

Arline O. Masse

Secretary

Arline Masse welcomes visitors and assists with community outreach. She is most likely the one you will first speak to when you call.

Mark Salomon

Mark Salomon

Sexton

Mark Salomon carefully tends to our large facility. Mark owns a cleaning business, and uses many handy talents to keep us running as smoothly as possible.

Nicole Coughlin

Nicole Coughlin

Nursery Attendant