Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Dr. Doug Bortner

Lead Pastor

Doug and Lisa, along with their two young adult children, Anna and Jake, have been attending and serving at Stonecrest for the past 8 years and he has been serving as elder for a majority of their time here.  On March 29th, 2021, Doug received the call to become the new Lead Pastor of Stonecrest Community Church!
Doug had been serving as the Assistant Superintendent of the New York Metro District of the C&MA, where he oversaw 127 churches.  He and Lisa began ministry 26 years ago as youth pastor in Galloway Township New Jersey, leading to recent experiences in the C&MA district office, adjunct professor at Nyack College, and interim pastor for 3 years at Long Hill Chapel.  Doug and Lisa's approach to ministry is through intercession, hospitality, soul-care, spiritual formation, and missional living through a grace-filled posture.

Cyndi Butler

Pre-K Children's Director



Erica Dahl

Ministry Assistant

Erica Dahl serves as ministry assistant. Erica grew up in New Jersey and holds degrees in biology from Ramapo College & Montclair State University. She taught high school biology and chemistry for 10 years before having her children.
Erica has a passion for the next generation and has served with Stonecrest Kids for many years. She is passionate about seeing all people experience the freedom and identity that can only be found in Jesus. Erica, her husband, Jason, and children Elizabeth, Mikayla, & James have attended Stonecrest since 2012.

Nick Galluccio

Youth and Young Adults Pastor

Nick Galluccio serves as the Youth and Young Adult Pastor of Stonecrest. He is a graduate of Nyack College with a degree in Youth and Family Studies, and a concentration in Advanced Youth Ministry. Nick has had a passion for youth ministry ever since he graduated high school, and has been working with youth ever since. He loves to work with students, teaching them to nurture their relationship with Jesus and sending them into His call on their lives. He and the rest of the leadership team can't wait to meet you and your Jr./Sr. High student!

Jeff Heinaman

Executive Pastor

Before coming on staff in 2003, Jeff served as a volunteer worship leader at Stonecrest for 8 years and worked for 17 years in Information Management and Accounting with Johnson & Johnson and The BOC Group. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Franklin and Marshall College. Jeff and his wife Sharon have three daughters, Kara, Jessie, and Faith. 

Anna Leong

Creative Communications Strategist

Anna serves in the areas of communications and production as creative communications strategist, designing for our online platforms, media, and communications. She graduated from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, in 2022, with a Bachelors of Science degree in User Experience and Interaction Design. She has been attending Stonecrest since 2015 and is blessed to call it her church family. Anna loves using the creative and technology to cultivate worshipful connections through words, imagery, and detail. She is passionate about prayer, discipleship, and missions, and is thrilled to serve the kingdom here at Stonecrest.

Jody Rhee

Children's Director

Jody’s professional background includes over 12 years in education, with a masters degree in Reading Specialization. Her teaching experience spans working with first through eighth graders at four different schools including Somerset Christian Academy, Timothy Christian School, and North Plainfield and Mountainside School Districts. Jody is married to Pastor Joe Rhee, and they have a son, Benjhamin, who is 8 years old. She has been attending Stonecrest Church for 20 years. She has served in various ministries during this time, including kids ministry, connections ministry, and hospitality ministry. Jody loves discipling the hearts of children. She also loves training and discipling her volunteers. It is a joy and delight for her to serve as children’s director as Stonecrest!

Joe Rhee

Pastor of Discipleship and Leadership Development

Joe serves on staff as the pastor of discipleship and leadership development. Joe is responsible for providing pathways for anyone desiring to deepen their relationship with Jesus for themselves, in community, and for the sake of expanding the Kingdom of God. He has been on staff at Stonecrest since 2001 with ministry experience in youth, young adult, communication, and production areas. Joe has a bachelor’s in counseling from Crown College, and is certified as a Prepare and Enrich pre-marriage counselor. Joe is pursuing his masters in counseling at Crown College. Joe is married to Jody and they have one son, Benjhamin, and have been foster parents to several children.

Siobhan Seaman

Pastor of Worship and Formation

Siobhan Seaman is the Pastor of Worship and Formation here at Stonecrest. In 2007 she graduated from Nyack College in Nyack, NY, with a B.S. in Pastoral Ministry and a concentration in Worship and the Arts. In 2013 she attended the Bethel School of Worship (WorshipU) at Bethel Church in Redding, CA. She served as Worship Ministries Coordinator at Nyack College until 2019. In 2020, Siobhan was invited to be a part of the songwriting collective behind the Alliance Worship Album Vol. 1., which was released in 2021. She co-wrote songs including “No Holding Back” and “When I Said Yes To You.”  Siobhan is passionate about His Presence and people. She desires to see lives transformed, revived, and healed through the praise and adoration of King Jesus. She loves Jesus and her husband Craig. She is both grateful and honored to serve and worship with the Stonecrest Community Church family.

Elders & Officers

Elders

Hakeem Abdullah
Ed Allatt
Doug Bortner
Steven Craft
Jason Dahl
Renel Jean-Baptiste 
John Karuitha
Andy Mah
Eveno Manasse
Justin Pennington
Walter Slade
Dameen Washington-Slade

Governing Board

Doug Bortner
Erica Cairoli - Board Secretary
Jason Dahl
Ryan Edwards - Assistant Treasurer
Yolanda Mendez
Katherine Oftedal - Treasurer
Justin Pennington
Magda Yrizarry