Rev. Chris Coon, Designated Pastor

Pastor Chris Coon came on staff as the Interim Pastor in September 2012. On September 29, 2013, he was presented to the congregation as the candidate for Designated Pastor and was accepted wholeheartedly by a congregational vote. On November 24, 2013, he was installed as the Designated Pastor. He is now the permanent Pastor as of May 17th, 2015 where he was voted in by the congregation.

He is a Bay Area native and graduate of UC Berkeley. He received his Master of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena and his Master of Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary. He has served as Associate Pastor at Centerville Presbyterian Church in Fremont, and most recently as Interim Pastor at First Presbyterian Church of Newark.


Siri Griggs, Director of Worship

Siri has been involved in the worship ministry of various churches both as a musician and music director through the years. As worship/music director at Park Blvd Church, she considers it a privilege and awesome responsibility to help lead the congregation in worshipping God. She leads the choir and plays the organ and piano. Contact Siri Griggs at  if you would be interested in joining the music ministry at Park Blvd Church.



Carol Taylor, Office Manager

Carol Taylor is our office & facilities manager, administrative assistant to the pastor, publishes our communications, and even does some gardening. She is in the church office from Monday to Friday. Carol has been on staff at PBPC for 17 years and enjoys working at the church.

A graduate of Bible College in Oklahoma, she has also earned her Master of Theology at Shiloh Bible College in Oakland and continues to be active there. She grew up in the Bay Area and has family living close by.

Carol coordinates the building room use by the church and the many community groups who enjoy the use of our facility. Please call 510-530-5311, or email, if you wish to schedule an event at the church.

Finance Manager, Ginnie Daniel

Ginnie retired as a CPA some time ago to become a full-time mom. After years of volunteer work, often as the treasurer of various organizations, she is now serving as our Finance Manager.

Ginnie has been a member of Park Blvd Church for many years and is committed to the faithful stewardship of God’s financial gifts to the church.