Dave Rohrer, Pastor


Dave grew up in Southern California where he graduated from UCLA in 1979 and Fuller Theological Seminary in 1982.  He and his wife, Mary Ann, were married in 1986 and they have two adult children Justin and Laura.  Dave was ordained as a minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA) in 1982 and has served four congregations in California and Washington since ordination.  In 1994 the Rohrer family moved from Southern California to Seattle when Dave was called to be Pastor of Adult Ministries at University Presbyterian.  In January 2013 Dave was installed as pastor of Emmanuel Presbyterian in Bothell.  In addition to his role as pastor of Emmanuel, Dave also serves as the Director of the Pastor as Disciple initiative at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary. This is a program that helps new pastors make the transition from seminary to congregational ministry.   In February of 2012 InterVarsity Press released his first book, The Sacred Wilderness of Pastoral Ministry:Preparing a People for the Presence of the Lord. (email: daver@epcbothell.org)

Susanna Hoke, Director of Family Ministries

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Susanna Hoke is in the MDiv program at Seattle Pacific Seminary and is pursuing ordination through the PCUSA. She is a native of California and has a Master’s in Global Leadership from Fuller Seminary. Prior to her move to Seattle, she was the director of Mission at Bidwell Presbyterian Church in Chico, CA.  She serves on the board of Agros International. She lives in the University District with her husband, Steve, and three children, Camille, Anna and Daniel.  

Marin Kaetzel, Ministry Coordinator

Sharon Concha, Director of the Bothell Community Preschool

Christina Po, Accompanist