Rev. Richard L. Burguet

Senior Pastor

I grew up in Mississippi, went to MSU and Belhaven College, and graduated from Reformed Theological Seminary. Between College and Seminary I married Anne Dodson...

Rev. David R. Kelly

Associate Pastor

I graduated from the University of Florida in 1995 and married my wife Karen in 1996. When we moved to Eustis we joined New Hope Presbyterian Church and began volunteering with the youth... 

Dir. Randall Van Meggelen, DWS

Music Director

Randall has served as music director at New Hope Presbyterian Church since early 2020. He also teaches piano lessons through New Hope Conservatory of Music & Arts. Randall has served as Music Director in various Reformed and Presbyterian churches in Central Florida. He has taught Bible & music in Christian elementary and high schools in Toronto, Panama City, and central Florida. Randall holds a Master of Church Music (Concordia University) and received his Doctorate of Worship Studies degree  from the Institute of Worship Studies in June 2023.

Randall was born in Toronto, Canada of Dutch immigrants and was raised in a Godly Reformed home. He married his college sweetheart, Tina Haley, in 1988, whom he met at Covenant College. Randall and Tina graduated from Covenant in 1989. They have five daughters and 14 grandchildren. They enjoy crafts (Tina), art (Randall), music, reading, and spending time with their grandkids. Randall and Tina are both grateful to be part of the New Hope family where the love of Christ is warmly evident. 

Dir. Lindsey Matulia

Children's Ministry Director

Lindsey is married to Matt Matulia, the pastor of Lakeside Covenant, New Hope's newest church plant.  They met here in Lake County and married in 2007. They have three beautiful girls.

Lindsey is a former elementary school teacher and has been our Children’s Ministry Director at New Hope for 3 years. She also is the Mom to three beautiful girls. Lindsey is a graduate of Leesburg High School and Tallahassee Community College for her AA degree, and her elementary Education degree from Flagler, with a Masters from Nova Southeastern in Elementary Education with an emphasis in reading.

Lyndsey Coyle


Lyndsey joined the New Hope Staff in early 2020 and is a graphic designer by trade, having been freelancing magazine, advertisement, and other design work for the last several years.

Lyndsey is the first smiling face you see at New Hope, but also keeps up with many of our other ongoing church processes, such as setting up Sunday morning slides, database & website management, and designing/producing New Hope's printed material.

She loves burritos for breakfast, cats, and going to the gym. She can frequently be heard interrupting Richard's sermon prep to demand to know what song has come up on his 1970's Pandora station.  


Dr. David All, Clerk of Session
Ryan Stormant, Treasurer
Bill Christopher
Franz Frank
Dr. Larry Johnson
Dr. John Minatelli
Ashley Minnig
Rob Simson


Dr. John Renick, Chairman
Bill Brownlee
Shane Overfield
Harley Verner