Nominated candidates for Officers and Vestry Class of 2026

Clerk

Lynne Jordal Martin  is Senior Opinion Editor for Fox News Digital. A passionate Education for Ministry mentor at Christ Church for 20 years, she also serves on the Altar Guild and as a lector. Lynne also serves as head of the Grants Committee for Trinity Church Wall Street. She is a past member of the Forward Movement board and authored a series of reflections for it’s publication “Forward Day by Day” in September 2022. A widow and single mom, she is lives in Rye, New York. Her daughter is currently a sophomore at Amherst College. She has been a member of Christ Church since 2001.

 

TREASURER & CLASS OF 2026

Randy Schwimmer has served as Senior Warden since 2017. Prior to that he served as Junior Warden, Treasurer, Chair of Finance and Co-Chair of the Membership Committee. Randy currently serves on the Marketing Communications, Human Resource Committee and the board of Christ Church Nursery School. He has been a member of Christ Church Greenwich since 1985. His wife, Jennifer, also served on the board of the Nursery School, of which their daughter, Gianna, is a proud alumna, and their other daughter, Elizabeth, is a sophomore. Both daughters are members of the St. Nicholas Choir. Randy is a senior managing director at Churchill Asset Management LLC, and has over thirty years of banking and finance experience. He is a graduate of Trinity College (BA) cum laude and received his MA from the University of Chicago.

 

CLASS OF 2026

Pete Danielsen is the Co-Chair of the Marketing Committee at Christ Church. He also serves as an Usher, Eucharistic Minister, and a Eucharistic Visitor. He is also a volunteer at Neighbor to Neighbor. Professionally, Pete had a long career in television. He started at MTV and moved over to Nickelodeon and BET where he served as their head of programming for 15 and 3 years. After renovating four homes in Greenwich – and helping friends do the same – he dove into real estate and is now an agent at Sotheby’s International Realty. He and his wife, Anne, have two children that they have raised in Greenwich.

 

CLASS OF 2026

David Lynn began attending Christ Church in 2006; and he and his wife, Sheryl, have been members together since 2012.  David and Sheryl were married in the Episcopal Church in 2013.  Since January, 2021, David has been Chair of the Property Committee, overseeing the study, maintenance and improvement of many of the church’s real assets, initially focused on church-owned housing, major infrastructure, stormwater management and improving the quality of tree care across the campus. David is a Director at Mitchell Stores, and primarily works from Richards on Greenwich Avenue.  He served in the capacity of President of a large condominium association in Stamford from 2009-2016, overseeing a number of large capital projects.   David studied Government and Law at Lafayette College and received his MBA from University of Connecticut in 2007.  David and Sheryl live in North Stamford with their Labrador Retriever, Logan.

CLASS OF 2026

Jane Snowdon has been a member of Christ Church since she moved to Greenwich in 1996.  She has served as a Chalice Bearer, Eucharistic minister and visitor, and on the Grants and Outreach committees. She led and volunteered frequently at Christ Church’s monthly Inspirica and Pacific House dinners. Jane is a graduate of the EFM Program and is currently a member of the Altar Guild and Arts and the Spirit. Jane has worked for IBM Corporation for 40 years in various technical and leadership roles including IBM Research, Chief Innovation Officer for IBM Federal, Deputy Chief Science Officer for Watson Health, and currently is an internal venture capitalist in Corporate Technical Strategy. She holds degrees from the Pennsylvania State University, University of Michigan, and Georgia Institute of Technology.