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Welcome Rev. Ed Cornell
Please join us in welcoming Rev. Ed Cornell to First Church as our Acting Senior Minister. Reverend Cornell was ordained in 1991 and has served various churches throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts in Interim and Senior Pastor roles. His most recent service was to Seymour Congregational Church, where he had been serving as their Interim Minister since March, 2012. Reverend Cornell completed his undergraduate work at QuinnipiacUniversity, graduating with a BS in Business Administration and a BA in Liberal Arts / Sociology. He received his MS in Human Services Clinical Counseling from PostUniversity and his M.Div from YaleDivinitySchool. Reverend Cornell is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a member of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC).Reverend Cornell and his wife Peg have been married for 43 years and have two married sons and two grandchildren.