Meet Our Staff

Bookkeeper: April Venegas 

April is a southern gal, raised in a small town near Atlanta, Georgia.  She graduated magna cum laude from Liberty University with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a focus in Christian Counseling.  April was a licensed Georgia State Insurance Agent for fifteen years before she found an interest in accounting.  Since then, she has held many different positions from Accounts Payable Clerk to General Manager.  While in Hawaii, she met an Army Ranger that swept her off her feet.  They soon married and had two beautiful girls, Honesty (18) and Ava (4).  April has a strong relationship with the Lord and loves to share her personal experiences with him

Director of Music: Mary Beth Winter

Mary Beth grew up in Leroy, NY, and has served on the staff at Westminster for nearly twenty years.  She graduated from St. Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana with a Bachelor’s in Music, then earned a Master of Science in Music Education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.   Mary Beth is retired from Cumberland County Schools, and has spent a total of 34 years in music education.  She’s married to Allan Winter, also a music educator and instrumentalist.  The Winters have two grown children.

Organist: Karen Troutman

Karen is a native of Moore County, NC and attended Flora McDonald College and St. Andrews College.  She has been Westminster’s organist since 1971.  She and her husband, Jerry, have two sons, three granddaughters, one grandson, and two great grandsons.

Director of Handbell Choirs: Catherine Parker

Catherine is a native of Fayetteville, a retired businesswoman, and a longtime member of Westminster.  She has been Director of Handbells, including Adult and Youth choirs, since 1982.  Cathy and her husband, Billy, have one son,  two daughters, and two grandchildren.