Clergy and Staff

The Rev. Mark Pendleton

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Mark Pendleton came to Christ Church in April 2013 as its 17th rector.

(603) 772-3332 ext. 11

To contact the rector in a pastoral emergency, Mark can be reached on his cell phone:  860-490-8544.

The Rev. David D. Holroyd

Priest Associate
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David joined the staff in 2009. Now a semi-retired priest, David has served as Rector of several Episcopal Churches in New England.

(603) 772-3332 x12

Sally Farrell

Associate for Christian Formation and Parish Life
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Sally Farrell began her work on August 15, 2016 as Associate for Christian Formation and Parish Life.

(603) 772-3332, Ext. 13

Bruce Adami

E-mail Bruce Adami

Bruce A. Adami came to Exeter in September 2007 as Interim Organist at Christ Church.  He was appointed “settled” organist in the spring of 2008, Interim Director of Music in the summer of 2011, and then Director of Music and Organist in the fall of 2013. In October, 2015 he returned to his organist position.

A graduate of Oberlin College Conservatory of Music in 1978, Bruce holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Organ Performance.  He has given organ recitals throughout New England.

(603) 772-3332 x15

Suzanne Jalbert Jones

Director of Music

Suzanne Jalbert Jones joined our staff December 1, 2013 as Choir Director  and became Director of Music in October, 2015.  Suzanne earned her Masters of Music Studies and Performance at the University of New Hampshire, and her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance at New England Conservatory.

(603) 772-3332, Ext. 15

Darla Watt

Administrative Assistant
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Darla Watt of East Kingston joined the staff of Christ Church in April 2015 as our  half-time administrative assistant 5 days a week in the mornings. (603) 772-3332

Mark Antlitz

Building Manager

Mark Antlitz began work on March 3, 2015 as our building manager. He came to us with a background in HVAC installation and service, having owned his own business for eight years in New York.  Currently he lives in Hampton with his wife Patricia.  Mark spends around 10-15 hours per week here at the church with a flexible schedule.  He is usually here Monday and Friday mornings.  His duties are to coordinate our various contractors and vendors, administer paperwork regarding any insurance issues or claims, collaborate with the Buildings and Grounds Committee on work projects, and perform minor and miscellaneous repairs.  To best way to contact Mark is through email

Bob Prescott