Rev. Joseph Tobin, Jr.
Rev. Tobin is an intentional interim minister who was ordained in October, 2013, and has served as an interim at three Congregational Churches in Connecticut. He has also had 20 plus years as a Human Resources professional. Additionally, he facilitated project-specific services to churches as the Associate for Transition Ministry for the CT Conference, and served as an independent consultant to churches and both not-for-profit and for profit organizations. Rev. Tobin and his wife, Susan, have two grown children, and a granddaughter. Rev. Tobin will have regular office hours on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Minister of Music
Position currently open
Cliff Holt will serve as organist on April 23 & 30.
Eleanor Hurlburt (former CCC Minister of Music) will cover all Sundays in May as organist and choir director.
Christian Education Director
Maureen Hamilton is our Director of Christian Education and coordinates the CCC Youth Group. Maureen teaches 5th and 6th grade in the Regional District #13 school system. She is married and has two adult children. Maureen has been a member of the United Church of Christ since her childhood. She works tirelessly to support all members of Center Church on their own personal faith journeys.
Joan was born in Meriden and spent her whole life here. She graduated from Maloney High school and attended Quinninpiac (College) University. She has two daughters, Kimberly Adamowicz and Jennifer Gordon, two wonderful grandchildren, Emily Adamowicz a sophomore at Central Connecticut University and Evan Adamowicz a Junior at Maloney High school. She has been a member of Center Church for 52 years and the church secretary since 1994. She has been on several church committees, and also taught Sunday School for many years and served on the Board of Deacons, the Christian Education Committee and most recently on the Missions Board.