Our Staff

The Rev. Mr. Bill Huegel

The Rev. Mr. Bill Huegel

Pulpit Supply Pastor

Rev. William A. Huegel was born in Erie, PA, where he became a follower of Christ at the age of 16. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree at Nyack Missionary College in 1964 and a Master of Divinity degree at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in 1972. He was ordained to the Christian ministry in 1974 by the American Baptist Churches of Massachusetts and served as pastor in that state for 20 years before moving to Connecticut. Rev. Huegel served as pastor of the First Baptist Church of Wallingford, CT since 1995. He retired in June, 2009

Pastor Bill began leading mission trips to Haiti and to the Dominican Republic in 1996 and has taken hundreds of people to the Island of Hispaniola (Haiti and the Dominican Republic) where people are given the chance to help in some of the world’s worst poverty situations.
In his retirement years, Bill has served as Interim Pastor at many churches. Bill has been married to his wife, Deborah, since 1971. They have 6 children who now live in various States across the U.S.

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.

Alana Hill

Alana Hill

Office Administrator

Alana Hill joined our staff in September of 2017, She comes to us with a wide variety of experiences. She holds a Master’s degree from The Peabody Conservatory, and teaches music. Her duties at Central Baptist include managing day to day office operations, handling our website and coordinating publicity for special events.

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