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228 Bolton Center Road
Bolton, CT 06043
Rev. Nicolette Siragusa
joined Bolton Congregational Church in October
2016 as our new pastor. She comes to Bolton from Michigan, where she served
as pastor of
First Congregational UCC in Grand Ledge.
Nicolette is a graduate of Wellesley College and pursued graduate studies at
the University of Chicago and the Chicago Theological Seminary, obtaining
masterís degrees in both clinical social work and divinity.
She was selected by the United Church of Christ to be part of
its inaugural class of the Next Generation Leadership Institute: Target 2030, a
highly competitive 10-year continuing education program that identifies and
develops talented, dynamic, young clergy into transformative church leaders.
Nicolette and her spouse, Regina,
enjoy playing games, watching roller
derby, putting together puzzles, cooking, reading, and hiking with their
Xander and Anya.
Send an email to Pastor Nicolette:
Melanie Brazdzionis has been Church secretary since
October 2007. It is usually
Melanies welcome voice that you first hear on the other end of the telephone when you
call the Church.
Prior to becoming Church secretary,
Melanie worked for nine
years at AT&T. She has served as a Stephen Minister with our Church. She
and her husband, Paul, have two children, Luke and Kelly.
Send an email to Melanie:
||Mary Lou Prescher is the senior member of
the Church staff, having served as Organist and Choir Director for over 25 years.
Lous special gift of selecting inspiring music, leading our adult Choir and music
program, and accompanying on piano and organ brings joy into the midst of our worship week
after week after week.
One of her specialties is the annual "Laity Sunday"
musical that brings together many "diverse" (to put it gently) talents,
culminating in a thought-provoking and inspiring message.
is our Christian Education Director, overseeing the educational programs we
offer for children in our congregation.
Jess has served our church in various
capacities over the years, including as a classroom teacher. Our wonderful
Sunday School curriculum, as well the success of our many Church School
events, are due to her
careful planning and her close work with our Board of Christian Education.
Jess and her husband, Ken, live in Andover
with their two children, Kayla and Joseph.
Send an email to Jess:
Cindy Fiano is our Adult Christian Education Director,
providing opportunities for
learning and spiritual growth through the coordination of forums, events,
and women's retreats. She is currently pursuing a master's degree with a
focus on spirituality at Hartford Seminary.
||Bob Bagley of ACE Maintenance
provides the service that keeps our Church facilities looking clean and sparkling all year
You may see him making the floors shine
keeping our sanctuary neat and ready
or even up on the roof of the Education Building clearing away autumn
His love of our Church shows through in all that he does and you will
hardly ever see him without a bright smile on his face.