Ken Hall

Pastor Ken is a native of Massachusetts and grew up in the Boston. He attended Gordon College majoring in Youth Ministry and has been serving youth for the last 20 years. He has served both urban and suburban churches as well as been involved with youth ministry initiatives both locally...

Steve Blumer

Steve Blumer, M. Div., joined the Hope Chapel staff in June 2012 as a pastor to children. In 2014, he became the Pastor of Family and Adults. He is a native of Iowa and earned his B.A. (in Missions and Bible) from Baptist Bible College and a Master of Divinity...

Bethany Dattolo

Bethany has worked in children’s ministry since she was old enough to start helping out in children’s church as a young teen. She has a God-given passion for children and teaching and has not only used it in the church for years, but was formerly an ESL elementary school teacher...

George A. Kohl

George Kohl, M.Div, is a graduate of Lancaster Bible College and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He previously served churches in Cortland, N.Y.,Central Islip (Long Island), New York and Worcester, MA. He and his wife, Martha, have five children and seven grandchildren. He has over 30 years of ministry experience and is currently...

Jerry Ayantola

Jerry Ayantola has a Masters in Community Counseling and has been a school adjustment counselor in the Worcester Public School system for 3 years.  Prior to being a school counselor, he was a counselor at a non-profit agency for 6 years working with teenage males who were on probation. He...

Dr. Glenn Havumaki

Dr. Glenn Havumaki, D. Min., served as Director of Christian Ministries and Lead Chaplain at the Elim Park Baptist Home, Cheshire, CT from 1979 until his retirement in April of 2014.  Following his graduation from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in So. Hamilton, MA in 1974 (Master of Divinity), he served as...

Alexia Johnstone

Alexia Johnstone, MA, LMHC, is a licensed mental health counselor and expressive arts therapist. Alexia specializes in trauma-informed individual and family therapy with both children and adults. Alexia is the survivor of a perinatal mood and anxiety disorder (PMAD) and utilizes her professional training and lived experience to work with...

Allyson Clark

Allyson serves as director of youth leadership development for the Baptist Convention of New England. She coordinates corporate ministry experiences for youth from congregations across New England a position she has held since 1999. Allyson has worked with teenagers, youth leaders and parents of youth for over 35 years. Prior...