Rev Dale Southorn

Pastor Dale (as he is known around here) is a native of Edmonton, Canada, but moved to California where he met Elisabeth. They have two grown children--one in NYC and the other in Chicago.  He has served churches in San Francisco, Portland, OR and Erie, PA before coming to PCMK in 2012. When not at the church he is either on the water in his boat or on a ski slope.


Name: Terence J. Flanagan

Position: Music Director

Served here since June 2010

Professional Experience: Curtis Institute of Music, Juilliard School,  French Organ Music Seminar, British Organ Music Seminar, German Organ Music Seminar, Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church (1988-2007, Dean - Westchester Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (2016-2018), Editor - The Trompette (newsletter of the Westchester Chapter of the American Guild of Organists), Organist - Columbia Preparatory and Grammer School Commencement Ceremony, Tenor/Accompanist - Charis Chamber Voices, Tenor - Pro Arte SIngers,  keyboardist - New Baroque Soloists

Something else about him: When I am not working on music, I am working with plants/gardening.

Terrence J. Flanagan
Music Director

Name: Cindy Tanico
Position: Office Manager
Served here since October, 2014
Cindy is a University of Virginia graduate, former IBM’er
Something else about her: She is an avid, vocal college basketball fan (much to the embarrassment of her children!)  - Her teams are UVA, Villanova (daughter Lily’s alma mater) and Syracuse (where son Harrison is a junior).


Cindy Tanico
Office Manager

Name:  Katy Koch
Position:  Sunday School Director

Served here since July 2018

Katy retired from public school teaching after 29 years

Something else about her:  She once celebrated Fourth of July at the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris


Katy Koch
Sunday School Director


Name: Will Cosnett

Position: Director of Youth Ministries

Worked here since 2017

Will graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary and has worked for over a decade in youth ministry.

Something else about him: He played table tennis in high school.

Will Cosnett
Youth Director

Name: Cindy Johnson
Position: Bookkeeper
Served here since April 2017
Went to Mercy College and The College of Westchester.

Something else about her: She hates shopping, winter, and never uses handbags.One of her favorite bible scriptures is Jeremiah 29:11.


Cindy Johnson


Elisabeth Southorn, a native of California, has brought her musical skills to New York and PCMK.  She has vast experience as a church choral director, singer and music teacher. In addition to leading the children’s choir at PCMK, she is the Director of the Westchester Youth Choirs.  When not making music herself, she enjoys attending concerts of her violinist son in the NYC area. She is also immensely proud of her activist daughter in Chicago.  Click Here For Full Bio

Elisabeth Southorn
Children's Choir Director