Daniel Velez

Daniel began as the Youth Director at Bishop Janes in July of 2018. He has a passion for youth and youth ministry and has brought fantastic energy and creativity to our youth.πŸš€ β€‹


Daniel Antonio Velez Acevedo recently graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary with both Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Christian Education and Formation, specialization in youth and young adult ministry.πŸ‘¨‍πŸŽ“


While at Princeton Theological Seminary he interned at Nueva Vida Presbyterian Church and Covenant Presbyterian Church. Daniel has had the blessing of working alongside the PCUSA Multi-Cultural Offices in Louisville, KY as a Co-Moderator of the Presbyterian Multi-Cultural Young Adult Network. Daniel is a member of First Presbyterian Church of Dutch Neck and a candidate for ordination in the New Brunswick Presbytery.


Currently, he lives in Princeton with his wife Heelee Joo Velez and two adorable cats Lily and Rocky.😺😺  Thank you Daniel for all you've done for our youth at BJUMC!! 

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