Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for the overall operation of GYC. Volunteering their time, this committee is a diverse group of Adventist young people, including young professionals, university students, pastors, and Bible workers, who are committed to the message and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.


Moise Ratsara


Pastor, Michigan Conference

Natasha Dysinger

Assistant to the President

Bible Worker, Virginia

Glesni Mason

General Vice President

Nurse, Idaho

Bailey Gallant

Executive Secretary

Student, Weimar Institute

Esther Nanasi


Teacher, Northern California Conference

R D Gallant

Vice President of Programming

Graduate Student, California

Aubrey Seiler

Vice President of Logistics

Farmer, Ok

Emory Dent

Vice President of Resources

Student, Andrews University, MI

Tara Vang

Vice President of Evangelism

Project Manger, GLOW

Jonathan Walter

Vice President of Missions

Pastor, Michigan Conference

Eric Louw

Vice President of Networking

Seminary Student, Andrews University, MI

Seth Shaffer

Vice President of Communications

Farmer, TN


Board of Directors

Justin McNeilus (Chairperson) President, Sterling State Bank, Minnesota

Moise Ratsara (President, Vice-chairperson) Pastor, Michigan Conference

Natasha Dysinger (Assistant to the President) – Bible Worker, Virginia

Glesni Mason (General Vice President) – Nurse, Idaho 

Bailey Gallant (Secretary) Education Student, Weimar College, California 

Esther Nanasi (Treasurer) – Teacher, Northern California Conference

Adam Ramdin – Youth Director and PEACE Director, North England Conference, UNITED KINGDOM

Alonna Smith – Executive Assistant, Silver Hills Bakery, British Columbia, CANADA

Amy Ratsara – Attorney, Michigan*

Andy Im – Director of Communications, Michigan Conference

Chad Bernard Associate Youth Director, Michigan Conference  

Chester Clark III – Pastor, Georgia-Cumberland Conference

Israel Ramos – GYC Founder / Director Public Campus Ministries, Michigan Conference

Jay Gallimore – Pastor, Michigan Conference

Justin Kim – GYC Co-Founder / Editor / Ast. Director of Young Adult Sabbath School, General Conference, Maryland

Ken Micheff – Youth Director, Michigan Conference

Michael Hasel Professor, Southern Adventist University, Tennessee

Naomi Jackson Communication Specialist, Outpost Centers International, Tennessee

Stephen Waterbrook – Physician,  Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, California

*Non-voting members