OUR LEADERSHIP & STAFF
Vito Aiuto, Lead Pastor
The Rev. Vito Aiuto was born and raised in Michigan and is a graduate of Western Michigan University and Princeton Theological Seminary. After seminary he moved to New York City where he has worked in a variety of ministries including homeless outreach and directing a ministry to college students at NYU. He helped to found Resurrection Brooklyn, and has been the lead pastor of Resurrection Williamsburg since it began in May 2005. Vito and his wife, Monique, enjoy playing music as The Welcome Wagon.
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Jeremy McDonald, Music Director
Jeremy McDonald is the son of a pastor and music teacher from western Pennsylvania. After attending college in Boston he spent a few years building swimming pools in Pittsburgh before moving to Brooklyn in 2013. He lives in Greenpoint with his wife, Grace, and their son, Jack and loves all things Pittsburgh Pirates baseball.
Lori McNally, Communications Assistant & Connections Coordinator
Lori McNally is originally from Milford, Delaware. She earned her B.A. in Theatre Arts and Art History from Cornell University and later gained her postgraduate degree in classical acting from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). She has lived in New York for 15 years and currently resides in Woodside, Queens with her husband Seth. They hope to one day be proud owners of a Golden Retriever or a Bernese Mountain Dog.
Levi and Josie Adkins, Youth Ministry Directors
Levi Adkins was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina. He graduated from the South Carolina School of that Arts with a B.A. in acting. He has served in Youth Ministry throughout his life and across the globe: from middle school small-group leader in the bible belt, to English camp teacher in Germany. Levi loves dogs; his favorites are frenchies, pugs, great danes and basically any type of pit-mix. Levi is happy to be able to serve the church by running around and talking about Jesus with the energetic kids of Brooklyn.
Josie Adkins grew up in Atlanta and Charleston, South Carolina. She has a Fine Art degree with a concentration in Graphic Design. Josie and Levi were married in March of 2017, and moved to Brooklyn in April of the same year. She has served in Youth Ministry as a middle-school small-group leader, Good News Club teacher and summer camp counselor. Josie is excited to share the truth and love of God with the youth of Resurrection.