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Packanack Community Church 
120 Lake Drive East, Wayne, NJ 07470
PH: (973) 694-0608  ~  FAX: (973) 694-7161 ~ EM:
Office Hours:  Monday through Thursday, 9am - 1pm

Senior Minister
Rev. Julia Bertalan


Office Manager: Kathy Swede

Kathy lives in Packanack Lake with her husband, Jeff, and 2 sons. Kathy has a background in Human Resources and Banking. She currently serves as treasurer of the Packanack Swim Team. Office Hours: The church office is open 9:00am - 1:00pm (Mon -Thurs).

Children's Faith Leader: Darlene Wade

Darlene leads the weekly Children's Sermon and teaches Sunday School while also developing programs for the young people of the church. She comes to PCC with experience in youth faith development both as a volunteer and staff at other churches in the area. Darlene lives in Flanders, NJ with her husband, Dean and three children, Jessica, Gabrielle and Jon. She works in hotel sales and enjoys spending time at the beach in the summer and around a campfire in the fall with her family. Darlene's ideas and enthusiasm help the children of our congregation to discover what it means to reflect the heart of God in everyday life.

Director of Music: Daniel Mullens

Daniel Mullens is a freelance musician who was most recently active in Denver, Colorado.After graduating from the University of Northern Colorado with a master’s degree in music (conducting), he was involved with numerous musical organizations along the Front Range including Boulder Opera, Opera Theatre of the Rockies, Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Hit and Run Musical Improv, Voices West, Voices West Select, and the Evergreen Chorale.

He also taught private voice and piano lessons in the Denver area and served as the organist at King of Glory Lutheran Church in Arvada. Daniel is an accomplished collaborative pianist and was named Pianist of the Year at the 2013 West Central NATS conference in Emporia, KS.

After nearly a decade in Colorado, Daniel is excited to be starting a new life chapter on the East Coast. Having recently relocated to northeastern New Jersey, he plans on continuing his pursuit of a career in opera and musical theatre. Daniel began his new position at Packanack Community Church on November 1, 2017,and is grateful for the opportunity to be part of the work that God is doing there.

Financial Sec.:  Jennifer Nemetz

Jennifer Nemetz started working in the Music Biz at the age of 18 at WHTZ-FM, Atlantic Records and Geffen Records in Marketing and Promotion. After being CEO of her home for 7 years, Jennifer went to work part time at the Wayne Y.  She jumped at the chance in May of '12 to come full circle and rejoin the 'Music Biz' in the PCC Music and Arts Ministry. Before joining the PCC staff, Jennifer volunteered regularly in the PCC Drama Ministry while her daughter participated in Musical Theater Class.  Her husband, Chris, has also painted scenes for numerous productions including, A Christmas Carol and Oliver. Jennifer and her husband, Chris, have lived in Wayne 14 years with their children, Sarabeth and John.

    Packanack Community Church
    120 Lake Drive East | Wayne, NJ 07470 | PH: (973) 694-0608; FAX: (973) 694-7161