Church Staff

Trinity Lutheran Church is blessed to have several leaders to help fulfill our mission of Christ, Community, and Calling.



Heather Klien

Director of Youth Ministries

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Carole Hamersly

Office Manager and Pre-School Registrar

Carole joined Trinity in 1995 and has been Church Office Manager since January 2002.  She is the glue that holds together all of the committees, activities, and events at the church.  She handles the calendar, handles the work traditionally performed by a financial secretary, attends many of the committee meetings as an active member, and ensures that all of the logistics around worship services and church events are being handled.  On top of all of this she also coordinates our joint Vacation Bible School program, and is the Registrar for Trinity Lutheran Pre-School.

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Jeremy Protska

Organist and Music Ministry

A native of upstate NY, Jeremy is a graduate of Cornell University, moving to the Scranton area in 2003.  Classically trained and well seasoned, he has been an active church musician for many years and is also involved with the local music scene, performing and teaching piano.

Terry Bockelkamp



Terry has been a member of Trinity since 1970 and has worked with the Sunday School and Vacation Bible School for many years.  Terry became the Church Librarian in 1978.  Since 1999 she has been a Teacher’s Assistant with Trinity Lutheran Church Preschool.  Terry also enjoys serving on the Education and Preschool Committees.

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Mary Ann Keller

Worship A/V Coordinator

Mary Ann has been creating and developing the PowerPoint presentations since the Contemporary Worship Service began in 2008.  In addition, she is responsible for all other presentations of  Traditional, Family, Blended and Seasonal Worship, Baptisms, Confirmations, Weddings and Funerals.  She uses the computer screen as a canvas to express her creativity and interest in art, photography and music.  Mary Ann credits her IT background and computer experience to her former employers and especially her son.