Key Contacts

Staff Directory 

All extensions are on the church's main number, 202.332.4010 

Ginger Gaines-Cirelli  (email)
Senior Pastor

GingerA good pastime – Porch sitting/people watching or Hiking

A good book/movie – I love movies! Too many good ones to mention!

A good sightseeing place around DC area – National Gallery of Art

More information about her is located here

Dawn M. Hand 
Executive Pastor / Chief of Staff

Dawn HandA good pastime – Time in the great outdoors, watching TV

A good book/movie – Steele Magnolias

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Monuments and Memorials in the evening

Al Hammer
Associate Pastor / Chief Operations Officer
ext. 223

Al HammerA good pastime – Chopping wood, making a fire

A good book/movie – Star Trek

A good sightseeing place around DC area - The Scottish Rite of Freemasonry (Temple)

William E. Green
Associate Pastor / Director of Connecting Ministries
ext. 228

Will Green

A good pastime – kayaking, furniture refinishing, or hiking

A good sightseeing place around DC area – the street! When you’re out on your feet there’s always something wonderful to see and someone wonderful to encounter.

Are you interested in scheduling a one-on-one with Pastor Will? Click here to find a time today! 

Ben Roberts
Associate Pastor / Director of Social Justice Ministries
ext. 224

BenA good pastime – Surfing; tennis

A good book/movie – Monty Python’s Holy Grail

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Old Post Office Tower

Stanley J. Thurston
Director of Music Ministries
ext. 256

Stanley ThurstonA good pastime – Cooking

A good book/movie – White Christmas

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Rooftop of Kennedy Center

Whitney Kinsey 
Director of Family Ministries
ext. 222

A good pastime – figure skating 

A good book/movie – The Passage by J. Cronin or Pastrix by Nadia Bolz-Weber

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Capitol Hill

Alma Deligny
Director of Financial Services
ext. 229

AlmaA good pastime – Hanging out with family; hanging out on the beach

A good book/movie – The Sound of Music

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Rock Creek Park

Kate Oliver
Office Manager
ext. 219

 A good pastime - Listening to and playing music

A good movie - Coming to America

A good sightseeing place around DC area - Art Museums and interesting restaurants

Jasper Travis
Hospitality Coordinator
ext. 210

More information to come.

Olivia James 
Financial Assistant
ext. 230

Jackie Wright-Martin 
ID Ministry/Financial Assistant

More information to come. 

Phil Carney
Welcome Desk Administrative Assistant
ext. 210

Phil CarneyA good pastime – Photography; Gardening

A good book/movie – The Man Who Would be King

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Dumbarton Oaks Garden in Georgetown; Smithsonian Butterfly Exhibit

MJ Jean
Executive Assistant

A good pastime – blogging about the intersection of art and politics

A good book - Persuasion

A good sightseeing place around DC area – SAAM

Rosa Vega
Hospitality Host

RosaA good pastime – Knitting

A good book/movie – Comedy movies

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Native American Museum

Alice Chang
Wedding Coordinator

Alice ChangA good pastime – Reading

A good book/movie – Comedy movies

A good sightseeing place around DC area – FDR Memorial

Chasta Piatakovas
Childcare Coordinator

ChastaA good pastime – Kickboxing

A good book/movie – 12 Years a Slave

A good sightseeing place around DC area – National Air & Space Museum

Sekethia Farrow, Michele' Wright
Childcare Providers

Alice Chang

More information to come.

Thomas Daniels
Custodian 

Thomas DanielsA good pastime – Playing with grandkids

A good book/movie – Cooley High

A good sightseeing place around DC area – Monuments

Jamie Darken, Eric Lee & Lee Kathenes 

Sound Technicians

Lee  Jamie Darken