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Meet the staff of the Reformed Church in America—each of them offering their unique gifts and talents in service to the church. 

Staff members are happy to answer any questions you may have about the denomination or our work supporting the ministry goals of Transformed & Transforming. Feel free to browse the departments listed below to contact a specific individual, or, if you’re not sure who to contact, use the information provided on the right side of this page to get in touch with one of our offices.

Leadership Team


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    Jhonny Alicea-Báez

    Associate Director of Missional Engagement in Asia and Europe
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    Karen Bogerd

    Operations Manager for Global Mission
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    Kathryn DeKock

    Executive Assistant for the Speakers Bureau
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    Nancy Ellens

    Executive Assistant for Global Mission
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    Duncan Hanson

    Supervisor of RCA Mission in Europe, the Middle East, and India
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    Derrick Jones

    Supervisor of RCA Mission in Africa
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    En Young Kim

    Supervisor of RCA Mission in Asia and the Pacific, Coordinator for Pacific and Asian American Ministries
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    Joann Koning

    Executive Assistant for Disability Concerns, Next Generation, and Leadership
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    Blaine Newhouse

    Coordinator for Local Missional Engagement
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    Claudette Reid

    Facilitator of Global Engagement
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    Alisha Riepma

    Mission Engagement Program Manager
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    Luis Ruiz

    Supervisor of RCA Mission in Latin America and the Caribbean
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    Sharon Schramel

    Executive Assistant for Mission in Africa, Europe, and the Middle East
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    Kristin VanKampen

    Coordinator for Volunteer Engagement

Ministry Staff


Communication and Operations



Church Growth Fund

Ministerial Formation Certification Agency

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    Cornelis Kors

    Executive Director, Ministerial Formation Certification Agency
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    Kelly Talsma

    Registrar and Manager for the Ministerial Formation Certification Agency
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    Amy White

    Administrative Assistant for the Ministerial Formation Certification Agency


RCA Offices

Grand Rapids:
(800) 968-3943
(616) 698-7071
Fax: (616) 698-6606
4500 60th Street S.E.
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512

New York City:
(800) 722-9977
(212) 870-3071
Fax: (212) 870-2499
475 Riverside Drive, 16th Floor
New York City, New York 10115

New Brunswick:
(616) 698-7071
Dial specific staff by extension
35 Seminary Pl.
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

(800) 228-3813
(773) 380-2509
Fax: (773) 380-1467
8765 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 403
Chicago, Illinois 60631

Orange City:
(888) 722-4958 (Church Growth Fund)
(800) 722-7910 (Speakers Bureau)
(712) 737-3174 (General Counsel)
Fax: (712) 737-3076
612 8th Street, S.E.
Orange City, Iowa 51041

(800) 435-5136
8303 Alondra Blvd., Suite C
Paramount, California 90723

Regional Synod Offices