Our Staff

Reverend Dr. Bertrice Y. Wood


Reverend Wood is a seasoned church executive and pastor.  In her career, she has been Pastor of Mt. Zion Congregational United Church of Christ in Cleveland and Pastor of Calvary Presbyterian Church in Cleveland.  In addition, she has held numerous positions in the United Church of Christ, including Director of Churches Uniting in Christ, a national ecumenical collaboration of 12 denominations.

Dr. Wood pursued her doctoral studies at Union Theological Seminary in New York City and was awarded a Ph.D in Theology with a special focus on the church from a global perspective. Currently, she teaches Religious Studies at Cuyahoga Community College and is an Assistant Chaplain (on call) at Fairview Hospital, in addition to beginning her ministry at the Solon Community Church. 


Eva Lukwinski - Secretary/Office Manager


Eva has been with Solon Community Church since 2007.  Prior to SCC she was on the staff of St. Wencelas Catholic Church.  In her spare time, Eva enjoys reading, gardening and relaxing with family and friends.

Machala Comenschek - Music Director

Carolyn Neitzke - Organist