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Josh Williams

Josh, originally from Iowa, moved to New Haven for…

Charissa Lui

Charissa is the Executive Pastor of Elm City Vineyard…

Patrick Dunn

Patrick is a proud native of Indiana, corn’s true…

Kyanna Joseph

Kyanna is a loud and proud Jersey girl (we…

Todd Kennedy

Todd was born and raised in northeast Ohio,…

Moriah Felder

Moriah considers herself a New Yorker who happened to…

Tina Williams

Tina originally hails from Jacksonville, FL. Since moving to…

Matt Croasmun

Matt and his wife Hannah, along with Caleb and…


ECV's elders serve the church through providing long-range leadership, vision-casting, and planning. These are folks praying for our community; please take some time to pray for them as they help us discern God's voice leading us as a community. Have a question? E-mail

Our sitting (current) Elders are: Tracie Cheng, Matt Croasmun, Robb Evans, LaQruishia Gill, Mandi Mangler, Michelle Ting, and Josh Williams.

Pastoral Care Team

The Pastoral Care team shepherds pastoral care at ECV by training and equipping leaders, responding to crises and overwhelming circumstances, and fostering healthy relationships. The team provides group workshops as well as prayer and counseling for individuals and couples. Want to chat with some from the pastoral care team? Email

Teaching Team

While there are more than these folks who teach at ECV, these are the folks you're most likely to find teaching. Got a question/comment for this week's teacher? Email

Matt Croasmun, Patrick Dunn, Moriah Felder, Josh and Tina Williams serve on the teaching team.

Worship Leaders

Our worship leaders are a critical part of our community, leading us into the presence of God (mostly) through song. 

LaQruishia Gill and Tina Williams serve as worship leaders.