Leadership

Staff

Ian Bonthron

Lead Pastor

Ian started at Princetown in June, 2012 as our youth director. He has been working with teens and the local church for over 15 years in the northeast. After serving as our Ministries Pastor for several years, Ian transitioned to being our Lead Pastor in January 2024. Ian loves Jesus, loves the next generation, and is passionate about helping people to form their own relationship with Jesus. He, his wife Abby, his daughters Grace and Addie, and his son Eli are so excited to be at Princetown encouraging our church to Love Jesus, Love One Another and Live with Purpose.

Contact Ian at 518-355-0794 or at ianb@princetownchurch.com

BRAD BUSH

Transition Director & Facility Coordinator

Brad became the Facility Coordinator in 2022. He's been a member of Princetown Church since 1991 and has served as an Elder and a Deacon. Brad is married to Tara and enjoys when their sons, Justin and Jordan, are home from college. He also enjoys outdoor adventures, spending time with family and friends, playing the piano, and listening to good cell phone alarm tones.  
Brad stepped into the Transition Director role in January 2023. In this role he facilitates and leads the pastoral transition of Princetown Church by creating the transitional plan, and engaging the leadership and church with prayer, assessment, and vision.
Contact Brad at 518-355-0794 or at facility@princetownchurch.com

EVE DE LUNA SANTOS

Worship Leader

Eve began doing ministry at Princetown Church in May 2023. She married her husband André in December 2022. Eve volunteered through worship throughout college and was called to ministry while volunteering overseas in 2021. She later became a worship arts intern where she gained hands-on experience in leading the congregation into worship. Her passion is to help others encounter the presence of God and show them how to do that in their daily life. In her spare time, she loves to sing, play piano, bake and be in the sun.

Contact Eve at 518-355-0794 or eved@princetownchurch.com

heather moran

Administrative Director

Heather is our administrative director and has worked for the church since the fall of 2010.  Heather enjoys math, watching swim meets, cheering for the Chiefs, being a wife & mom, and encouraging plants to grow.

Contact Heather at 518-355-0794 or at office@princetownchurch.com

Ann gazdik

Media Coordinator

Ann is our creative arts and media director and has worked for the church since 1995.  Ann enjoys playing the piano, photography, and exploring God's creation.

Contact Ann at 518-355-0794 or at anng@princetownchurch.com

NOAH TINDALE

Young Adult Intern

Noah began serving in an internship position at Princetown Church in the summer of 2023, where his focus has been on building and leading our young adult demographic to know Jesus at a deeper level. Noah graduated from Liberty University in December of '22 with a Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies, and has formerly served in two summer internship roles at Princetown in 2018 & 2019. In his free time, Noah loves to run, hang out with friends, and coach high school athletes!

Contact Noah at 518-527-3926 or at noaht@princetownchurch.com

JILL MACKIE

Kids Coordinator

Jill has attended Princetown Church since 1989. She has been involved in Children’s Ministry and Christian Education during that time, sometimes as a volunteer and sometimes as an employed staff member. Her passion is to point kids toward a life changing relationship with Jesus and to partner with and support families in their journey of faith. She enjoys card making, scrapbooking, gardening and spending time with her family, including her 8 grandchildren.

Contact Jill at kids@princetownchurch.com

JOSHUA HARKINS

Student Ministries (@Sonrise Bible Church)

Joshua Harkins is a Family Pastor at Sonrise Bible Church, where he leads the combined Princetown & Sonrise Youth Groups. He and his family have attended Sonrise since 2013. Joshua is dedicated to helping families grow in faith and emphasizes the importance of community, with a love for reading and the outdoors. His passion lies in guiding students to deepen their relationship with Jesus. As a compassionate mentor, he serves as a trusted guide within the community.

Contact Joshua at harkins783@gmail.com