Jerry, upon graduating from a Christian college in May of 1983, began his full time ministry as a Youth Pastor in August of that year, in Wolcott, Connecticut. He and his wife, Colette, were married in October of 1983 and then spent the next ten years ministering to young people in three different ministries including churches in Alabama and Pennsylvania. In August of 1993, he accepted the position as Dean of Men at his alma mater before coming to Berean in August of 1996, where, along with assuming the roles of a Pastor, he leads the worship each Sunday. He and his wife are also active counselors at the church. He and Colette have three sons: Eric (and daughter in law Alexandra), Brendan, and Jared.
Worship/Counseling Pastor, Women's Ministry Oversight