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About Our Staff

The Rev. Dr. Johann J. Bosman

Lead Pastor

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The Reverend Dr. Johann J. Bosman is the Lead Pastor of Community Congregational Church in Short Hills, NJ. Johann holds Masters Degrees in Psychology and Theology, as well as a Doctorate in Ministry from Princeton Theological Seminary. In the past year he expanded Community Church’s outreach initiatives in neighboring Irvington through monthly food and educational programs. Johann also provides executive coaching, counseling, leadership and career consultation services for teenagers and adults. Johann is married to his wife, Hannelie, and they have three children: Hennie, Willem, and Helene. The family enjoys traveling together and outdoor activities like diving and hiking.

Brian Dailey

Director of Music Ministries

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Brian Dailey teaches music for the Morris-Union Jointure Commission, working with children and young adults with autism. In the summer months he acts as program director at Oak Crest Day Camp in Somerset. He joined the CCC chancel choir in December of 1991. 

Linda Langstaff

Financial Director

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Linda Langstaff has diverse experience in a variety of settings, from the U.S. Senate to a Wall Street firm. Prior to joining the staff at Community Church, she was the Office Administrator at the United Methodist Church in Madison. She has also worked as a freelance writer, editor and desktop publisher, and was the Director of Music at Union Village United Methodist Church for several years. Linda has a B.A. in music and pursued a graduate degree in Theory and Composition at the University of Maryland.


Suzanne Bender-Finter

Communications Administrator

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Suzanne joined the Community Congregational Church staff in June of 2021 as our Communications Administrator. She has a background in church administration and is a graduate of DuCret School of Arts with a major in Fine Arts and Graphic Design. A native of the Jersey Shore, she and her husband Scott can be found enjoying their time hiking on nature trails or traveling to the best beaches that can be found.

Crystal Martucci

Youth Program Coordinator

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Joey Santos


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