The Reverend Dr. Clinton Cottrell
Pastor Clint is the pastor and head of staff at CLPC. Clint is a devout evangelical pastor who loves to preach, teach and share the love of Christ with others. Our pastor came to CLPC from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the summer of 2005 and holds a Masters of Divinity from Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry from Trinity School for Ministry. He also has over 20 years of experience in federal service ranging from air traffic controller to being on the executive staff in Washington, DC. Clint has 4 children (the oldest, Laura, an ordained Presbyterian pastor) and has been married to his childhood sweetheart for since 1977. Pastor Clint's e-mail address is Clint@clpc.us.
Director of Praise Worship
John, a native of Fort Myers (yes, there really are people that were born and grew up here) is a devout Christian musician. Proficient on the guitar, piano and drums, John brings years of experience singing and leading praise bands. He is also a trained graphic designer but his real passion is using music therapy to reach people with dementia or alzheimer's. John would love to hear from you, his email is John@clpc.us
The Reverend Miguel Estrada
Pastor - Spanish Speaking Ministries
Pastor Miguel is the part time pastor of Spanish speaking ministries at CLPC and the leader of worship at Iglesia Presbiteriana Cypress Lake. An ordained Presbyterian teaching elder, Miguel comes from Guatemala where he completed seminary. He also was Fulbright Scholar, having done graduate work at Louisiana State University. When not at CLPC, he serves as the pastor of Mision Peniel, the mission arm of Peace River Presbytery in Immokalee, Florida. He is a very gifted preacher, a caring pastor and has a deep love of our Lord Jesus Christ. He is happily married and has 2 children, living in Immokalee. His email is mailto:email@example.com
Director of Traditional Worship
Rachel comes to us from Dayton, Ohio where she has led music, drama and Christian education, having years of experience in leading church growth by serving Christ. Rachel has a remarkable voice, is a gifted pianist, but most importantly, has a contagious enthusiasm for Jesus
Christ. She would love to hear from you at Rachel@clpc.us.
Karen serves as our office manager and is the "go to" person for anything involving the church campus or activities in the church. Karen joined our staff team in the summer of 2005 after a decade and a half of service with the federal government. Karen grew up in the Presbyterian
Church and currently lives in Cape Coral near her mother and adult son. Karen's e-mail address is Karen@clpc.us.