Staff

Pastor, Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith is married to Tara and they have two children, Fiona and Duncan. He has been the pastor of PCKS since August 2008 . Having grown up in Belfast, N. Ireland, Andrew then lived in the States for twelve years (Alaska, Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts) before returning to live in Ireland again from 1996-2008. He trained for ministry at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, Massachusetts. Prior to coming to Kennett Square, Andrew ministered in Peabody, MA, in Portrush, N. Ireland and Dublin, Ireland. Andrew is an avid fan of Manchester United and an awful golfer.

Director of Children's Ministry, Tara Smith
Tara Smith is married to Andrew and mother of Fiona (21) and Duncan (18). Tara was delighted to step into the newly-created position of Director of Children's Ministry at PCKS in 2010. Tara met and married Andrew at Middlebury College in her native Vermont and received an M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary with a dual concentration in Hebrew Old Testament studies and Christian education. She's currently pursuing her MFA in creative writing. She has worked as an editor and writer for many years in the US and in Ireland and enjoys spending time with her family, running, reading, writing, and drinking coffee.