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
The Rev. Kellie Picallo
Parish Associate
Stephanie Kelley
Executive Assistant & Director of Special Projects

Office of Administration and Engagement

The Rev. Dr. Charlene Han Powell
Executive Pastor
Morgan King
Director of Engagement

Office of Christian Education

The Rev. Werner Ramirez
Associate Pastor for Youth and Young Adult Ministries
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. Kate Dunn
Associate Pastor for Congregational Care & Outreach
Séamus Campbell
Director of Outreach Ministries
The Rev. Helen Jackson
Parish Visitor
Lance Hurst
Congregational Care and Outreach Coordinator
John Sheehan
Director, Fifth Avenue Ecumenical Outreach Partnership

Communications and Development

Timothy Palmer Curl
Director of Communications and Development
Vasheena Lynn Brisbane
Senior Graphic Designer
Diego Cardona
Membership Database and Mailing Coordinator


Derek J. Maddalena
Director of Facilities
Tyrone S. Dillard
Building Assistant
George Gruszka
Building Assistant, Events Coordinator
Raúl (Ricky) Secaira
Building Assistant

Finance and Business

Nereida Rodriguez
Jacklyn Smith
Finance Coordinator

Music & Fine Arts Ministries

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