Mark Livingston, Warden
Mark is Senior Vice President and Senior Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch, and has served previous terms as Warden and on Vestry. He coaches the Denville Blue Knights hockey team as well as chairs the construction committee at the Convent of St. John Baptist, Mendham, N.J.
Frank Butterfield, Warden
Frank began attending St. Peter’s in April 2015 and was part of St. Peter’s 2016 Confirmation Class. He has served as an usher, chalicer, crucifer, and member of the Bell Choir. He currently serves as a member of the Adult Choir, as Acolyte Coordinator, and assists the St. Peter’s Youth Group in the kitchen during their Fat Tuesday and Spaghetti Dinner fundraisers. Frank has been an attorney practicing law in New Jersey since 1999. He is a former youth couch for the Borough of Roseland Recreation Department, a former den leader and Cub Master for Roseland Cub Scout Pack 801, a former commissioner to the Roseland Environmental Commission, and a former commissioner from Roseland to the Camp Wyanokie Commission. He previously served on the Roseland Board of Education from 2006 to 2010, with one term as President. For the past 6 years, Frank has been the manager of the Roseland Farmers’ Market which is a seasonal, outdoor market open from June to October operated by Sustainable Roseland, a NJ Nonprofit Corp. This is Frank’s first time serving as a Warden.
Class of 2019
A member of St. Peter’s for over 20 years, Pam has served as a member of the Health and Healing Cabinet, served as chair and co-chair of the Street Fair and volunteered at The Op Shop. Married to Stanley, their children, Ashley and Kendall, were acolytes and actively involved in SPY. She is a Director in the Technology organization at Johnson & Johnson and has led many cross-functional, global teams in the delivery of IT capabilities and services. Pam holds an MBA in Finance from New York University, Stern School of Business, and a BA in Government from Wheaton College, MA. Pam was elected to her present term in January 2017. Pam hopes to bring a passion for service and a dedication to the healthy growth of our parish family.
Kimberly Butler has been a member of St. Peter’s for six years and loves the community her family has found in this parish. In addition to serving on Vestry, she chairs the Membership Committee, serves on the Communications Committee, helps with OpShop marketing and previously taught Sunday School. While she “retired” 18 years ago, her professional background is in public relations and marketing in-house for Procter & Gamble and for clients including Sara Lee and Johnson & Johnson. Married to John, her family lives in Essex Fells and her two teenage children are active in St. Peter’s Youth Group (SPY).
Rev. Vincent Corso
Vince joined the Vestry in 2017 and is the liaison for Christian Education. He is also serves on the parish staff as a Pastoral Assistant. Vince, his wife Christine, and their children Julia and Peter have been parishioners of St. Peter’s for over 15 years. Vince is a member of the chancel and bell choirs and his wife, Christine, is on the parish staff and is a Lector. Their son, Peter, 17 is actively involved in chancel choir and SPY. Their daughter Julia, 19, rejoins the choir when she is home from college. Vince was a Franciscan Friar for 22 years and was ordained in the Roman Catholic Church in 1980 and is now an ordained priest in good standing affiliated with the International Council of Community Churches (ICCC) and a member of CITI Ministries. Vince holds master’s degrees in divinity and social work and is licensed to practice social work in New Jersey and New York. For 20 years Vince worked in the hospice and palliative care arena supervising chaplaincy and bereavement services and provided direct care to hospice patients and their family members. He now offers counseling to parishioners struggling with grief and other issues related to loss and transition.
(Healthy & Healing, The OpShop)
Pat has been a member of St. Peter’s over 45 years, and has previously served on Vestry and as a Warden. She was a member of the 2017 search committee and served as overall Director of Search in 2002. Pat was an original member of Health Cabinet and volunteer at The Op Shop. Her daughter was one of the first two female acolytes at St. Peter’s.
Class of 2020
Pamela Hope Bayard
A life-long member of St. Peter’s for 56 years (& counting!). Pam’s parents Kay and Larry Bischoff joined the church sometime back in 1954. All three of their children were baptized at St. Peter’s. Pam and her husband Robert have two children: Kayla, 21 and Bryce, 17. She has served on many committees throughout her life – and currently serve on Vestry, Investment, and Outreach. Pam is also a Lector and Chalicer.
Debra has been a member of Saint Peter’s since 2010 and taught Sunday School in past years. She currently serves on the Altar Guild, was elected to the Vestry in 2018 and is looking forward to this new adventure!
(Nursery School, Planned Giving)
Michelle Bergeron Spell began attending St. Peter’s in 2010 while looking for a church with an active children’s program for her young son. Shortly thereafter, Michelle began teaching Sunday School for the children in Pre-K and K which hold a special place in her heart. Her son enjoys attending Sunday School and singing in the Children’s Choir. Michelle was elected to the Vestry in 2018. She is the liason for the Vestry to St. Peter’s Nursery School and serves on the Stewardship Committee with responsibility for the Planned Giving ministry for the church. Michelle is a partner in the Trusts and Estates Department of Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC in West Orange, New Jersey where she specializes in estate planning and administration.
Class of 2021
Nicole is an elementary school principal in Little Falls, NJ. She has two daughters and they have been members of St. Peter’s church for over 4 years. Her husband, Dave, has served on the vestry in the past. She was raised in the Episcopalian church and came to St. Peter’s because of its many healthy youth ministries available. She loves to support the church education, youth group, and family events that happen so frequently at St. Peter’s. Nicole is honored to be serving St. Peter’s as a vestry member and youth liaison.
(Liturgy, Music Liaison)
Evan works as the Music Ministry’s liaison to the Vestry, as well as singing in the Adult Choir. A member of Saint Peter’s since 1996, Evan teaches history at James Caldwell High School, and has recently completed work on his Master’s thesis at Seton Hall in Constitutional Law.
Tim grew up in Pittsburgh and attended and was confirmed at Fox Chapel Episcopal Church. He graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio BSBusiness. After two boring years in the corporate world quit and started working with Dad in the golf school business. Tim currently runs the Golf Learning Center and Junior Golf Camps on Staten Island. He discovered St. Peters after renting a house several years ago on Roseland Ave and joined in 2017. Tim lives with his wife, Sheila and their Black Lab Finnegan. Tim is humbled and honored to serve on the Vestry.