PO Box 3701, Jersey City, NJ 07302 familypromisehudsonco@gmail.com (201) 448-1839

Meet Our Team


Rev. Andrew R. Bennett
Executive Director

Rev. Andrew R. Bennett, Sr. joined Family Promise of Hudson County as Executive Director in December 2018. Prior to joining the Family Promise team, he served as Interim Executive Director of Impact Paterson Ministries, a nonprofit serving the underemployed and unemployed through job placement. As a member of the clergy for more than 25 years, Andrew cofounded the BridgeHope Community Development Corporation. He also previously worked as Director of Passaic County Future Lives Initiative Program, an alternative to juvenile sentencing organized under the Passaic County Youth Service Commission. Andrew is president of Andrew Bennett Consulting, a leadership development and professional coaching group he founded, and is an Adjunct Professor at Pillar College. Andrew holds a Bachelors of Arts in Theology (B.Th.) from the Jamaica Theological Seminary, and a Masters in Theological Studies (MTS) from Palmer Theological Seminary in Philadelphia.


Nancy Hernandez
Case Aide


Melissa Holman
Case Aide


Sandra Sung Garcia
Board of Trustees




Tommie McDonnell


Charlie Metzger
Vice President, Board of Trustees




Theresa Murray
Secretary, Board of Trustees




Jeanine Pollock
Board of Trustees



Annmarie Rizzo
Board of Trustees





Laraine Schwartz
Board of Trustees




Belinda Stokes
Board of Trustees




Rev. Laurie Wurm
President, Board of Trustees




Tiffany Kane
President Emeritus, Board of Trustees