The Rev. Eric Peltz began serving as Associate Pastor at the Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church in August 2015. He is a lifelong Presbyterian and grew up in the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Joliet, Illinois. Eric has served as Moderator of the Maumee Valley Presbytery Committee on Ministry; President of the Defiance Regional Ministers’ Association; a Board Member of United Way of Defiance County; and the Community Health Partners Clergy Liaison.
Eric has a Bachelor Arts in Business/Economics from Wheaton College, and a Master of Divinity degree from the Princeton Theological Seminary. Most recently, he served as Pastor and Head of Staff at the First Presbyterian Church of Defiance in Ohio.
Eric and his wife, Ellen, are the parents of two sons, Theo and Henry, and two daughters, Eliza and Waverly.