Robert H Katzenstein

Phone (814) 619-5777

Mailing Address
305 Susquehanna Street
Johnstown, PA 15905

Calvary U M Church
Associate Pastor

Central City U M Church
Associate Pastor

Shanksville U M Church
Associate Pastor

Trinity U M Church
Associate Pastor


Robert H. Katzenstein Jr. was born and raised in Johnstown, PA. A graduate of Westmont Hilltop High School, he was nurtured in the faith at Johnstown Trinity UMC, where he gave his life to Jesus as a teenager. He served in many different capacities at Trinity, including Chair of PPRC, as well as Chairman of the Administrative Council for several years. In 1998, Robert was encouraged to begin his journey in the Lay Speaking program of the Johnstown District and was a Certified Lay Speaker for over 10 years. Robert has completed candidacy for ministry as a Licensed Local Pastor. 

Robert lives with Emilie his wife of 39 years in Johnstown and they are the proud parents of two children, Marissa, married to Will Fisher, and Casey, who recently became engaged to Mary Reagan. Robert and Emilie are also the proud grandparents of Dylan and Liam Fisher. Robert is currently employed as a Customer Service Representative by Health Federal Services in Johnstown. He enjoys reading and hiking and spending time with his family.

Robert is appointed as an Associate Pastor of the Northeast Somerset Cooperative in the Johnstown District in the churches of Trinity Scalp Level UMC, Windber Calvary UMC, Shanksville UMC, and Central City UMC. The churches he serves mainly are Shanksville and Central City.