Pastors + Staff

Meet the people who make this place hum.

Staff Directory

Office of the Senior Pastor

The Rev. Dr. Scott Black Johnston
Senior Pastor
The Rev. Dr. J. Oscar McCloud
Associate Pastor Emeritus
The Rev. Randy Weber
Associate Pastor Emeritus
The Rev. Dr. Patricia Kitchen
Parish Associate
Stephanie Kelley
Executive Assistant & Director of Special Projects

Office of Administration and Engagement

Morgan Valencia King
Director of Engagement
Katie Miller
Assistant to the Executive Pastor and Program Coordinator
The Rev. Dr. Yong Jonah So
Executive Pastor

Office of Christian Education

Jaime Staehle
Director of Christian Education
Osanna Urbay
Nursery Coordinator
Dr. Eugenia Oi Yan Yau
Director of Music for Family Ministries

Office of Congregational Care and Outreach

The Rev. Werner Ramirez
Associate Pastor for Congregational Care and Family Ministries
Christine Boyle
Director of Outreach & Missions
The Rev. Kate Dunn
Parish Visitor
Kristia Tolode
Congregational Care & Outreach Coordinator

Communications and Development

The Rev. Kellie Picallo
Director of Communications & Development
Bailey Regan
Communications & Development Associate
Vasheena Lynn Brisbane
Senior Graphic Designer


Derek J. Maddalena
Director of Facilities
George Gruszka
Building Assistant, Events Coordinator
Raúl (Ricky) Secaira
Building Assistant
Deborah Terry
Facilities Coordinator

Finance and Business

Richard J. Schexnider
Director of Finance
Jacklyn Smith
Finance Coordinator
H. Cengiz Yener
Senior Accountant

Music & Fine Arts Ministries

Dr. Ryan Jackson
William S. Perper Director of Music & Fine Arts Ministries
Dr. Patrick Kreeger
Associate Organist

Fifth Avenue Ecumenical Outreach Partnership

John Sheehan
Séamus Campbell
Director of Homeless Ministries
Donna Ketchledge
Office Manager
Robbie Sherman
Case Manager