our board of advisors


Tim goodwin

Tim Goodwin has a desire to serve the Lord in the places God has placed him. He has significant experience working with non-profit organizations in and around Hartford such as Hartford Youth Scholars, Community Farm of Simsbury, and Hartford City Mission. Timothy has his M.Ed. from Springfield College and his 6th Year Degree in Educational Leadership from Quinnipiac University. More important, Tim has experienced the love and grace Jesus Christ as God brought him through many difficult times in his life. He is also father to six beautiful children.


kelly mays

She has been deeply involved in her church for the past decade and more recently had to take a step back from serving in the church and affiliated ministries. Kelly’s early life was not easy, and she has overcome many personal and spiritual obstacles as a teen and young adult. Currently, Kelly has dedicated her talents and efforts toward helping others who are going through trials, recovering from trauma, and re-establishing their lives. She is a children’s photographer, clinical therapist, and worship leader. Kelly welcomes anyone seeking more connectedness. You can reach her by clicking here.


Norman Patterson Jr.

Norman has been a pastor for over 30 years. He is a kind, creative, and sincere man. If you’d like to meet Norman please get in touch with us. If you’re interested in reading more about his experiences as a pastor, teacher, and church leader, please click below to see Norman’s Official Resume.