Our Staff

Pastors & Staff

Pastor Jared Nicastro

Teaching Pastor

Jared Nicastro serves as Teaching Pastor at New Monmouth Baptist Church ministering alongside his wife Erin and two children Nicholas and Christopher. For 3 years Jared served as Assistant Youth Pastor at New Hope Community Church in New Hope, PA and then pastored at Jackson Baptist Church in Jackson, NJ for almost 11 years. He received his Masters Degree in Bible, Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership at Cairn University, and attended New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary for Graduate studies in Biblical Languages. Jared is a Middletown native (Go Lions!) enjoys spending time with his family, following his beloved New York Islanders, looking for any excuse to go out to eat, watch a good movie and is in search of the perfect sandwich and slice of pizza.
His philosophy of ministry stems from 1 Thessalonians 2:8, “So, being affectionately desirous of you, we were ready to share with you not only the gospel of God but also our own selves, because you had become very dear to us”.

Pastor Nick D'Angelo

Family Pastor

Nick D’Angelo is the pastor of student & family ministry at New Monmouth Baptist Church. Nick studied at Philadelphia Biblical University (currently Cairn University) where he graduated with a Bachelors degree in Bible and focus in youth ministry. Nick is married to Andi, who is also his best friend! Nick’s desire is to assist and equip families to raise their kids to grow in the Lord, which in turn, encourages parents to be the primary disciple-makers of their children (Deuteronomy 6:4-9). Nick is a New York Mets fanatic, guitar enthusiast, appreciates a full cup of coffee, a self-proclaimed “foodie,” and quotes the show “Seinfeld” often in daily conversation.

Pastor Tom Crenshaw

Connections Pastor

Tom grew up in Watertown New York and he attended Virginia Military Institute, Washington and Lee University and Princeton Seminary. He has served seven churches in his 48 years of ministry. He came to know Christ through the ministry of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes in 1962, and since then he has not only pastored, but he has taught, coached, and served as an athletic director at Calvary Chapel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
He has been married to Jean for almost 50 years, and they have four children, all of whom are teachers.
Tom loves perennial gardening, umpiring high school baseball, coaching baseball and football, fishing for smallmouth bass, rooting for his favorite team, the Cleveland Indians, and listening to ‘real’ country music., the classic kind.
He loves people and enjoys connecting and building relationships with people. His gifts are leadership and encouragement, and his ministry goal is “to equip God’s people for the work of ministry” (Ephesians 4:11-12).

Evie Best

Campus Care

Evelyn Rose Best is New Monmouth Baptist Church’s “Cleaning Lady”. She is married to Mark Best and they have a son Timothy. Mark and Evelyn were married and baptized at New Monmouth Baptist Church in 1996.
They love their Church Family!

Lynn Borzio

Church Secretary

Lynn Borzio was baptized and joined New Monmouth Baptist Church in 2001 and became the Church Secretary in July of 2010.
Lynn accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior in 1989 after studying God’s Word for one year (Disciple Bible Study) at a Walk to Emmaus Retreat.
She is married to Frank and has two sons. Christopher is a Civil Engineer and married. Robert is an Orthopedic Surgeon and married.
Lynn enjoys leading a Small Group in her home, Bible Studies and teaching Children.

Walt Graczyk

Music Director

Walt Graczyk is the Music Director here at NMBC. Walt has been involved in leading in music and music ministry since 2007. He has also had the opportunity to lead the Junior and Senior High youth groups in worship as well as being one of the youth leaders. Over the years, he has also been involved in leading worship at other local churches and Bible study groups in the greater Middletown, New Jersey area, and handles the tech side for all church concert venues and other events.
Walt’s desire is to build and equip Worship Teams that will honor our father God in Praise, as well as effect the surrounding NMBC community in a way that would draw them in, with a desire to know our Savior Jesus more, developing a personal relationship with him in their own lives. For more information and to get involved in the Worship Team contact Walt.

Our Elder Team

Dan Brennan



Bill Roberts



John O'neill

Elder Chairman


Gary Steidl