Pastoral Staff

The Rev. Lori Pistor

Phone: 919.469.8700 x102

Lori was claimed in the waters of baptism as an infant, ordained as a Minister of Word and Sacrament by the Presbytery of New Hope in 1993. After serving as Associate Minister at First Presbyterian, Durham, for ten years, she entered the world of Intentional Interim Ministry and has had the honor of serving four interims thus far: Roanoke Island Presbyterian, Manteo; Pilgrim UCC, Durham; Butner Presbyterian; and West Raleigh Presbyterian.

Lori has served on a number of Presbytery and Durham community committees. This marks the 10th year Lori has been one of the Spiritual Formation facilitators with first year students at Duke Divinity School.

Education: BA, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas MEd, University of Texas, Denton MDiv, Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, Georgia

Family: Lori’s spouse Terry Allebaugh is the Community Impact Coordinator for The NC Coalition to End Homelessness, with specific emphasis on ending veteran homelessness. They live in the Duke Park neighborhood, just north of downtown Durham.

Interests: Working in the yard and garden, hiking/walking, traveling, meals with friends, performances at DPAC, music, NPR.

Photos by: Paul Sausman