Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Josh Moody

Lead Pastor

Josh grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and graduated from Baylor University. After serving as a police officer in Baltimore for three years, he earned a Master of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He came to Three Village Church in September 2013 after six years at Shelter Rock Church (Lead Pastor, Manhasset Campus) in Nassau County. Josh and his wife, Kim, have four children.

Erik Hallworth

Pastor of Discipleship

Favorite part of my job: Equipping people to say "yes" to Christ more as they grow in their relationship with Him. I also enjoy teaching/preaching God's Word.
Favorite verse of scripture: Proverbs 1:7: "The Fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction."
Hometown: Sacramento, California
Family: I have been married to my wife ,Francesca, since 2017. God has given us a daughter, Elsie, who was born in 2021.
Factoid about me: I enjoy playing golf, hanging out with friends and reading! I also am a bit of a coffee connoisseur!

Sandy Via

Executive Director 

      

Katie Turnil

Administrative Coordinator 

Katie was born and raised here on Long Island. She graduated from college with her degree in Human Services. She loves to help others and to fill in the gaps when there is a need. When she is off the clock , she and her husband serve together on Three Village Church's Worship Ministry. Katie is huge fan of Ben Rector, loves to travel and explore new cities (her latest city she explored was Málaga, Spain), bake for others, and loves to take long drives out to the East End of Long Island.

Kyle Brown

Interim Youth Ministry Coordinator

Kyle has lived on Long Island his entire life and is an alumni of 3VC's youth program himself. Kyle has a passion for serving the church and has been involved in serving on multiple ministries here at 3VC for the past 10+ years. Kyle has a Bachelor's degree in Music Education from Five Towns College and his current full time job is as a supervisor at a day program for adults with autism. With his free time Kyle enjoys going to the movies, reading comics, hanging out with friends and watching the Jets and Mets (even when they lose). "

Heather Pleier

Worship Ministry Coordinator

Heather grew up in the Midwest in a family of musicians and has been involved in church music for as long as she can remember. She graduated from Taylor University with a degree in English Ed and taught in the US, China, and Germany. She came to Long Island in 2009 and has been part of Three Village Church ever since.
Heather and her husband home-school their three young children, who, on any given day, can be found making up silly melodies, reading lots of books, and exploring the world together. Heather loves good chocolate, exploring, and thrifting.

Ralph Castiglione

Missions and Outreach Coordinator

Ralph grew up on beautiful Long Island. As he grew in his faith, he started to serve at Three Village Church on the Facilities Team. Then, he volunteered as a Sunday school teacher until taking on his current role as the Missions and Outreach Coordinator.
When not busy with ministry activities, Ralph fully enjoys impacting peoples' lives in his occupation as a chiropractor. Some of his favorite things are hockey, golf, the beach, good company, a great joke, and a fun adventure.

Priscilla Ocasio

Children's Ministry Coordinator 

Priscilla grew up in the Bronx. In March of 2019, she and her husband moved to Long Island. Previously they were members of Evangel Church in LIC, NY, for close to 30 years. Priscilla served at Evangel as the Children's Sunday School and VBS Director. Teaching children to love the Lord has been her lifelong passion. She began volunteering in Sunday school when she was a child while her mother was the Sunday School Teacher. The love of children was easily passed down to Priscilla as a volunteer.
As an undergraduate, she took the courses required for teaching and, in 1994, earned her Master's degree.
Priscilla and her husband have two grown children and four grandchildren. 

Jon Little

Technical Director

Jon is a technical director with over a decade of experience producing and editing media projects for a diverse range of clients; from fashion brands and large corporations to tech companies and food startups, from global non-profits to local churches. A Long Island native, he grew up attending and volunteering at Three Village Church. When he's not in the control room directing a live event you can find him reading a book & sipping locally-roasted coffee or spending time with friends around late-night bonfires.