Staff & Leaders

Rev. Jennifer Aull

Rev. Jennifer Aull’s ministerial work at Greenpoint includes pastoral care, pastoral leadership, spiritual direction, Adult Christian education, preaching, and planning and leading worship. She also really enjoys cooking. Rev. Aull is also a counselor to individuals and couples in a private practice, holding a degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Hofstra University. She holds…

Rev. Ann Kansfield

Rev. Ann Kansfield work at Greenpoint includes worship, evangelism, theology, improving the church building, public and community relations, and fundraising. She loves God and enjoys people. No joke, she’s a hyper-extrovert. Rev. Kansfield holds a BA (with honors) from Columbia University and an MDiv from New Brunswick Theological Seminary (summa cum laude). She maintains that…

Jennifer Trontz

Jennifer Trontz began working at Greenpoint Reformed Church in 2015. She has lived in the neighborhood since 2010 with her husband and two kids. She also writes popular culture and design books, including Home Economics: Vintage Advice and Practical Science for the 21st Century Household and The Look of Love: The Art of the Romance…

Joan Benefiel

Hunger Program Manager, Joan Benefiel, was born and raised in Kansas and attended University of Kansas in Lawrence, and the MFA program for figurative sculpture at the New York Academy of Art. Growing up, Joan’s formative experience included volunteering alongside her parents at the local soup kitchens and homeless shelters. In her new role as…

Christina D’Onofrio

Christina D’Onofrio graduated in 2015 from St. Bonaventure University with a Bachelor of Science in Childhood Studies. She has a passion for working with children and youth. Christina grew up attending the Reformed Church of Cortlandtown in Westchester. Last year she gained valuable youth ministry experience while doing an internship with Atlantic Bridge in the…

Jason Benjamin

Jason Benjamin is the trumpet player and director of the Milton Street Revival Band, providing music for our Sunday worship services and special holidays and events. He also writes music-theological blogs for the church’s website. Jason lead bands while growing up in Michigan. In 2007 he and his wife Rachael joined the small congregation at Greenpoint Reformed. At the time a decrepit…