Meet Our Staff

The Reverend Richard Edens

Pastor

Reverend J. Richard Edens has accepted the call of The Congregational Church of Weston to serve as Designated Term Pastor for the next three years.

He came to Weston from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, where he served as Senior Pastor of United Church of Chapel Hill for 38 years.  He received his M.Div. from Yale Divinity School.  He and wife, Jill Edens, has re-located to the Boston area to be closer to their daughter, Rev. Ruth Edens, and her family.

The Reverend Jill Edens

Pastor

Reverend Dr. Jill R. Edens has accepted the call of The Congregational Church of Weston to serve as a Designated Term Pastor for the next three years.

She came to Weston from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, where she served as Senior Pastor of United Church of Chapel Hill for 38 years.  She received her M.Div. from Yale Divinity School and her D.Min. from Lancaster Theological Seminary. She and husband, Richard Edens, has relocated to the Boston area to be closer to their daughter, Rev. Ruth Edens, and her family.

Catherine Liddell Dertouzos

Christian Education Director

Catherine Liddell Dertouzos has been a member of the Congregational Church of Weston, UCC since 1996 and has served as a Deacon and as Chair of the Christian Education Committee. Her love of children led her to accept the position as Director of Faith Discovery for Children, a position she has held since 2002. A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, and the Musik Akademie of the City of Basel, Switzerland, she is also a well-established free-lance musician in the Boston area performing on theorbo and lute with many of the area’s leading period instrument ensembles.

Zen Kuriyama

Choir Director

Dooseon Woo

Pianist/Organist