Reverend Kirk Moore

Senior Pastor

Reverend Kirk Moore has been a parish pastor for more than 25 years, serving several congregations in Illinois. Additionally, he’s experienced as a therapeutic musician as well as a hospital chaplain, having worked in the Advent Health and Northwestern Hospital systems. Kirk loves to play guitar and has a significant social media following relating to his work as a pastor and advocate for LGBTQIA+ inclusion. Kirk earned a BA in Radio and Television production at Northern Illinois University and earned an MDiv from Northern Seminary in Illinois. Kirk and wife Tricia have 5 children between them as well as 3 grandchildren. While parts of the family reside in various places in the United States, Kirk and Tricia currently reside in Lake in the Hills and plan a mid-2024 relocation nearer to Peace Memorial Church.

Robert Mohr

Director of Music

Robert Mohr has been a music teacher for over 20 years. He works full time at Crete-Monee High School directing their two show choirs. In addition to his full time job teaching high school music, he does clinics throughout the Midwest and has taught classes at VanderCook College. He works part-time for Peace Memorial Church directing the choir, leading the Praise Team, and selecting music for worship. When he is not working, what he loves most is spending time with his family: his wife, Tracy, and their twin boys, Ethan and Hayden.

Thomas Osborne


For Thomas R. Osborne music is truly a lifelong passion. He has been directing choirs and playing the organ in church since he was 14. Even while serving in the Navy, he was the organist and choir director for a church in Virginia Beach. Tom received his Bachelors in Music Education from Chicago Conservatory College and his Masters in Music Education from VanderCook College of Music. Prior to coming to Peace Memorial Church, served as organist and director for many churches in the Chicago land area, most recently as the organist at United By Faith (ELCA) for the twenty six years. Along with his love of music and the church, Tom has been actively involved in the Masons and many other service organizations. Tom's favorite way to spend his spare time is with his three grown children and three grandchildren. 

Mary Anne

Administrative Assistant

Mary Anne joined our church family in January of 2020. She worked at First Congregational UCC in Elmhurst for 4 ½ years before joining us. Before that, she worked with District 118 as a paraprofessional and worked with special needs students from early childhood to 8th grade. Mary Anne loves working with kids and all people. Mary Anne has been married to Brian for 37 years. They have 3 beautiful daughters, Amanda (26), Brianna (26) and Claudia (25). They love spending time together at their small cabin in Wisconsin.

Lily Field


Lily Field is our Accountant. Lily’s love of math and accounting systems ensures that she will never be bored for long. She currently works in the not-for-profit sector as well as the for-profit sector and enjoys both, but especially likes the careful budgeting aspect of nonprofits, as well as their communal aspects.

Lily homeschooled her four children when they were in elementary school, and she remains an interested advocate of alternative education. In Lily’s spare time, she loves to cook, read, and be outdoors: biking, hiking, skiing, walking, or just basking in the sun.

Lily has a B.A. in English Literature from University of Illinois at Chicago. Lily is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.