Dedicated leaders with experience and compassion

 
 
 

Pastoral Staff

 

Senior Pastor
Jason Harris

 

Rev. Harris joined Central as the Director of Church Renewal in August of 2011 through a partnership with the New City Commons Foundation and was called to serve as the Senior Pastor of Central in June of 2013.  Previously Rev. Harris served as the founding Campus Minister for Reformed University Fellowship (RUF) at Northwestern University.  Rev. Harris began this ministry in 2005 after receiving his Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary. 

Prior to attending seminary, Rev. Harris worked as a sales analyst for Morgan Stanley in New York City after graduating from Princeton University magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art and Archaeology in 2000.  Rev. Harris met his wife, Ashley, at Princeton University where she studied economics and Japanese and subsequently received a J.D. degree from Columbia University Law School.  The Harris’s have four young children: Luke, Olivia, Eliza, and Charlotte.


Assistant Pastor
Ed Sirya

 

Rev. Sirya was called to serve as the Assistant Pastor of Central in June of 2017.  Prior to joining Central, Rev. Sirya served as an Assistant Pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City where he was responsible for building and leading the staff of the East Side congregation.  In addition to his ministry experience, Rev. Sirya has proven leadership ability within the biotech industry and formerly worked for Imclone Systems and Weill Cornell Medical School.   Rev. Sirya received his Master of Divinity degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in 2010 and his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Providence College in 2000.  

 

Rev. Sirya’s wife, Rosalynn, is a graduate of Scripps College and the Alpert Medical School at Brown University.  She pursued her residency training at New York University and currently serves as a pediatrician at the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center in Queens, New York.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ELDERS and Trustees

 

David Block
Founder and CEO, Previnex

Brian Brenberg
Associate Professor of Business and Economics, The King’s College

Kevin Brown
Chief Operating Officer, The King’s College

Pamela Brumley
Senior Administrative Assistant, Major League Baseball

Wilma Jordan
Founder and CEO, The Jordan Edmiston Group, Inc.

Jamie Knauss
Pediatrician

Robert Knauss
Managing Director, Warburg Pincus, LLC

Thomas Knott
Vice President, Goldman Sachs & Co.

Peter Milligan
Attorney, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP

Hee Jung Moon
Attorney

John Moon
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

Zach Pouga
Associate Attorney, Gide Loyrette Nouel

Kate Reid
Circulation Manager, The Allen-Stevenson School

Beth Stephenson
Founding Partner, Willis Stein & Partners

Scott Stephenson
Chairman, President and CEO, Verisk Analytics

Brian Yeh
Assistant Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai