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 Dr. Stephens Lytch — Transitional Pastor

Stephens Lytch is a graduate of the University of North Carolina and the University of Pittsburgh and received his Masters and Doctor of Divinity from Princeton Seminary. Before coming to Eastminster, Steve served as the Senior Interim Pastor at the Protestant Church of Zurich Switzerland.

Steve lives in Lancaster and has served as an Interim Pastor for the past 10 years, serving a number of congregations including First Presbyterian Church of York.

You may reach Steve at epcyorkpastor@gmail.com



Beth Anne Foess, Administrative Assistant

Beth Anne Foess was born and raised in North Carolina, but is proud to call Pennsylvania home. A graduate of Meredith College, she has held positions as a marketing assistant for a minor league baseball team, a newspaper writer and editor, a yoga instructor, and part-time scooper at a local ice cream shop. Her most important job has been supporting her family – husband Jason and children Sam and Sarah.  Beth Anne and her family have been members of Eastminster Presbyterian since 2005.

You may reach Beth Anne at epcyorkoffice@gmail.com




Carly Vonstein

Carly VonStein, PreSchool Director

Carly attended Bloomsburg University, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education.  She has many years of experience as a classroom teacher, preschool teacher, and assistant director.  In addition, Carly has been an active volunteer with Vacation Bible School, Girl Scouts, Safety Town, and other various church and school organizations.  When she is not working, Carly enjoys spending time with her three daughters, reading, and hiking in the great outdoors.

You may reach Carly at eastminsterpreschool@gmail.com



Randy Yoder, Director of Music

Randy is a native of Lancaster County and loves being a part of the Eastminster family for the past 14 years following 35 years of public school and private piano teaching. He earned a B.S. in Music Ed. at Susquehanna University, a Master of Music in Choral Conducting from Westminster Choir College and studied jazz at Berklee College of Music in Boston. He is the founding director of York County Senior Honors Choir and Concorde Vocal Ensemble, a member of the music faculty at York College of PA, guest conductor and adjudicator for choral festivals and accompanist for numerous vocal recitals. He has been awarded an Emmy for Outstanding Music Composition for WITF-TV’s production of “Historic Pennsylvania” and is a past President of the PA American Choral Directors Association. His wife, Leslee, is a cheer leading coach and teacher of gymnastics and aerobics. Randy is step-dad to her two children, Dustin and Jelee, and he’s Pop Pop to his grandson, Ryder.

You may reach Randy at rdy1949@gmail.com.




Harold Smith, Facility Manager

Harold Smith, Facility Manager. Before joining the staff at Eastminster, Harold worked as a construction foreman and later as a shipping supervisor at a local manufacturing company for 28 years. He is an active member of Asbury United Methodist Church and is a leader in the small group program. Harold is a trained Stephen Minister and volunteers at the York Rescue Mission. Harold and his wife, Jane, have six children and 10 grandchildren. In his free time he enjoys fishing with friends, traveling and the company of his wife.

You may reach Harold at harold.epcyork@gmail.com