The Rev. Paul D. Poerschke is an ordained pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. A native of Pittsburgh, Pastor Paul was educated at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio, and the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg. He has served in parish ministry for 35 years, with 19 years at St. John’s in Davis, West Virginia, and over 15 years as pastor of St. James in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. Pastor Paul and his wife, Kristin, are parents of three adult children. They also have one grandson. While his vocation has always involved public speaking, and he loves participating in vocal music, participation in audio theater is a new adventure for Pastor Paul.