Robert Krumrey (lead pastor)
Robert cofounded MERCYhouse in September of 1999 (with Joe Green) and has been here ever since. He attended The University of Texas at Austin where he received a Bachelor's degree in Cellular Biology - and better yet, met his wife Melanie. He then went on to receive a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Seminary in Fort Worth Tx. While attending grad school, he served as a youth minister in Austin, TX and a university minister in Stillwater, OK. He has been lead pastor of MERCYhouse for the last 17 years. He and his wife have three kids: Kory, 21; Cooper, 19; and Kayla, 16. Robert's responsibilities at MH include leadership, teaching, and shepherding.
Lois Grandmaison (church administrator)
Cindy Bishop (worship leader)
Austin Kopak (pastoral associate)
Austin hails from California and came to Umass to study linguistics. He got a degree AND married Isabelle who came to the valley from the UK to study at Mt. Holyoke College. Austin serves in a variety of capacities but his focus is helping college students grow in their relationship with Christ and helping them participate in the mission He has for them. Austin is also attending Gordon Conwell Seminary. You can contact Austin at austinkopack(at)gmail.com or 951-813-1675.
Krista Webb (ministry intern)
Krista is originally from Templeton, MA and came to the Pioneer Valley to study Spanish and Sociology at UMass. Having recently graduated, she now serves both the community at MERCYhouse and as an assistant to youth within Hampden county as an AmeriCorps member. Along with assisting in the office, Krista co-leads the greeting team and volunteers with Upward Ventures, a non-profit that seeks to eradicate poverty in the Dominican Republic and is supported by MERCYhouse. You can contact Krista at 978-895-8213 or kristagwebb(at)gmail.com.
Meghan Berry (ministry intern)
Meghan is from Petersham, MA and is finishing up a degree in public policy at Umass. She is also assisting us in a variety of ways in both administration and shepherding. You can contact Meghan at meberry(at)umass.edu.