11300 Rockville Pike, Suite 408
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: 240.514.5348
Fax: 240.514.5349

Stated Clerk

The Rev. David Baer was elected as the Stated Clerk of National Capital Presbytery, January 2023.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Cornell University (2000) and a Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School (2004). David served as a solo pastor for seventeen years in New Jersey, and part-time as Stated Clerk of the Presbytery of Southern New England for four years, before coming to NCP.

Email: dbaer@thepresbytery.org
Phone: 240-514-5352

Inviting and equipping others to serve has been a deep source of satisfaction throughout my ministry, both in the congregation and in mid-council work. I look forward to helping the congregations and leaders of National Capital Presbytery use our polity as they move where God calls.