Rev. Ben Fitzgerald-Fye

Stated Clerk

Rev. Ben Fitzgerald-Fye is a native of Punxsutawney, PA and now serving as the pastor of Scipioville Presbyterian Church and as Stated Clerk of The Presbytery of Cayuga-Syracuse. He currently lives in Auburn, NY with his husband of 16 years and their 4 cat children. Ben is a self-proclaimed “polity nerd” and a graduate of the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary. Prior to ministry, Ben received a degree in theater performance from Seton Hill College and worked for many years in human services with a focus on intellectual and developmental disabilities. Ben is also a More Light Ambassador, a new designation from the More Light Presbyterians in an effort to offer access to more ministers and lay persons who are willing and able to engage on issues of inclusion in the church.


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