Pastors & Staff

Rev. Kaitlyn Wood

Lead Pastor

Kaitlyn graduated from Northeastern Seminary in May 2018 and was ordained and installed as the lead pastor at United Church that fall. A native of the area, Kaitlyn lives in Cohoes with her husband Matthew and their 3 boys (Levi, Jonah, and Aaron). When they are not at church, you can usually find them at the Cohoes Little League fields.

Rev. Nicholas TeBordo

Associate Pastor - Care & Senior Ministry

Nick has been at United Church since his graduation from Princeton Theological Seminary in 1977. He is partially retired, but you wouldn't know it! He loves visiting and encouraging people. Nick has started planting small groups in senior living communities and helps lead our prayer ministry. When he's not at church, you can find he and his wife Roberta with their 15 grandchildren or traveling the country in their RV!

Kim Hitchcock

Choir Director & Technology Coordinator

Kim has been on staff at United Church since her college years. She coordinates all of our Sunday morning teams and services. Kim also directs our church choir, children's music, and special choral performances. Kim teaches elementary music and band at a local school. When she's not directing music, you can find Kim and her family camping in the Adirondacks or cheering for the Yankees!