Our Leadership

The Pastoral Elders

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Nathan Detweiler

Senior Pastor, Head Elder

Nathan Detweiler grew up in Broadalbin, NY and has been living in Saratoga Springs since 2006.  Nathan holds a BS in Psychology (2004) and a Master's degree in Church Development (2012) and is ordained through the Christian & Missionary Alliance (2013).  Nathan has served at New Life Fellowship in various capacities since 2007, and became senior Pastor in 2015. Nathan lives with his wife Jacqueline and their three children Olivia (5) Elias (3) and Cohen (0) in Saratoga Springs. In his spare time, Nathan enjoys hanging out with his family, playing mandolin, fly fishing and running.  Nathan's calling is to encourage all of those around him towards greater personal and spiritual development, especially those who are suffering.  


Cory Prothero

Worship & Outreach Pastor, Pastoral Elder

Cory Prothero is our Associate Pastor of Worship Arts and Outreach.  Cory's passion is for God's people to authentically worship Him in and out of the Church gathering context.  He brings to our staff a passion for outreach and seeing God's Kingdom come.


Jen Veitch

Director of Family Ministries

Jen Veitch is our Director of Family Ministries working with our children from newborns through High School graduation.  Jen and her husband Greg Co-lead our Church's youth group which meets Thursday nights.


Mary Jo Kowalewski
Mary Jo Kowalewski

Church Office Administrator


Melinda Bucknam

Church Financial Administrator


Ed Kowalewski

Pastoral Elder & Head Steward

Aaron Koonsman

Teaching Pastor & Pastoral Elder

Jason Harmon

Pastoral Elder

Greg Chandler

Head of Administration Board