OUR TEAM

many parts
one body

1 corinthians 12

Nancy Berrios

Founder | Director of Operations

Nancy was born and raised in Philadelphia and has lived in the Poconos for the past 3 years. She is a wife and mother of 2 girls whom she currently homeschools. Her passion for children and education sparked in the 9th grade. Nancy graduated magna cum laude from Cairn University with a bachelor’s degree in education and a bachelors in biblical studies. Nancy went on to teach at a Christian School that her father runs in Philadelphia. After having children, Nancy continued training teachers and working as a substitute teacher while becoming a certified foster parent. Nancy now serves as a worship leader and youth group leader. She has a passion for nurturing and teaching children in God’s love.

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John Rodriguez

Founder | Creative Director

John Rodriguez was born and raised in the South Bronx NY area until moving to the Poconos in 2002. He was raised in a faith based home and discovered his calling into full time ministry at the age of 17. John went on to get his bible education at Berean School of the Bible (Global University) John is also a husband, a father of two crazy boys, the youth pastor of 10 years and the music director at Innovation church. His passion is that he would see young people in this area experience the love of Jesus in a way that has life long impact.

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Nancy Berrios

Founder | Director of Operations

Nancy was born and raised in Philadelphia and has lived in the Poconos for the past 3 years. She is a wife and mother of 2 girls whom she currently homeschools. She felt God's calling to teach while in the 9th grade. Nancy graduated magna cum laude from Cairn University with a bachelor’s degree in education and a bachelor's in biblical studies. Nancy went on to teach at a Christian School that her father runs in Philadelphia. After having children, Nancy continued training teachers and working as a substitute teacher while becoming a certified foster parent. Nancy now serves as a worship leader and youth group leader. She has a passion for nurturing and teaching children about God’s love.

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John Rodriguez

Founder | Creative Director

John Rodriguez was born and raised in the South Bronx NY area until moving to the Poconos in 2002. He was raised in a faith-based home and discovered his calling into full-time ministry at the age of 17. John went on to get his biblical education at Berean School of the Bible (Global University). John is a husband and a father of two boys. He is the music director and has served as youth pastor for 10 years at Innovation Church. His passion is to see young people in the Pocono area experience the love of Jesus in a way that has lifelong impact.

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"Alone we can do so little,

together we can do so much."

- Hellen Keller

Allison Kollar

Founder

Allison resides in the Pocono Mountains with her husband Josh and three children. She graduated salutatorian from Northpoint Bible College in 2009 with her Bachelors in Biblical Studies. Since graduation Allison has served in ministry alongside her husband in many capacities. Allison is passionate about serving and ministering to women in her community. She led a MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) ministry for six years and now leads a women's ministry at Innovation Church. In everything, Allison's goal is to know Jesus and to make Him known. As a PMCS board member, Allison's hope is to continue to serve the families of this community by providing a school where children can grow academically, emotionally, and spiritually.

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Mary Greenan

Founder

Mary is a homeschooling mom to her two teens and tween, with a background in Vocal Performance, English Literature, and Veterinary Science. She resides locally with her husband, kids, and border collie, Banshee. Her interests include hospitality, hand quilting, and reading. She serves as a worship singer and prayer intercessor at her local church, as well as an online minister to women in crisis pregnancy.

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"Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another."

G. K. Chesterton

Kelitha Spence-Bisi

Founder | Director of Education

Kelitha has been an Administrator in the area of Special Education for the New York City Department of Education for the past 16 years. Among other things, her job experience has included being administrator of Special Education, borough instructional lead, and Special Education School Improvement Specialist (RSE-TASC SESIS). In addition she has taught Math, Science, English, Social Studies, and ICT for 10 years. 

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Joelle Rodriguez

Founder

Joelle Rodriguez is a hard-working mom of two young boys. Joelle graduated from Cairn University with a bachelor’s degree in education and a bachelor's in biblical studies. She co-pastors alongside her husband John in youth ministry where she has the opportunity to lead 30 teenage girls every week. She also serves on Sundays as a leader at Innovation Church in children’s ministry and worship ministry. 

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Charles Kollar

Founder

Charles grew up in New York where at age 23 he had a life-changing personal encounter with Jesus. Due to this encounter, he began a life of service that has included being the pastor of four congregations, serving three tours as a U.S. Navy Chaplain, and becoming an author and counselor. The heart of Dr. Kollar's message is a joy-filled faith and a life that focuses on God’s possibilities as already achieved. Charles received his undergraduate degree from Northwest University, a Master of Divinity from the Assembly of God Theological Seminary, and his Doctorate at Fuller Theological Seminary. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist. He is presently the co-pastor at Innovation church where he has served for 21 years. Charles and his wife Dawn have three grown children and ten amazing grandchildren. They reside in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania.

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