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About Cris Heceta

Cris Heceta is an elder, Treasurer, and Chair – Worship Team of Orlando Presbyterian Church. She also served on the OPC Pastor Nominating Committee in 2014. Born in Youngstown, OH, her family spent many years in Wheeling, WV. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Wittenberg University and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University. Cris’s career has been in the field of accounting, specifically in the area of financial consolidation and reporting. Most of that time has been spent as a consultant, helping companies of all sizes to implement a market-leading financial consolidation and reporting software package. Confirmed into Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church in Wheeling, WV, Cris served as one of two youth representatives to the Christian Education commission while she was in high school. An active member of Vance’s choir starting in high school (in addition to her high school Glee Club and Madrigal ensemble), she continued as an ad hoc choir member, even after graduating from school and moving away from Wheeling. After moving to Orlando in 2000, she joined the Chancel Choir of First Presbyterian Church of Orlando in 2003, becoming a member in 2004. In addition to serving as OPC’s Treasurer, Cris is honored to serve OPC as Chair of the Worship Team, member of the Finance Team, the website/tech team as well as the Choral Ensemble. Also on the Board of Directors of the Winter Park Playhouse, Cris lives in Orlando with her mother Estherbelle Heceta and her niece, Daniele Heceta McArdle. She has two sisters and a total of six other nieces and nephews who still live in Wheeling, WV.

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