Ron Tannariello – Our Lead Pastor 

Pastor Ron was born and raised in New York City. In 1972 he and his family moved to New Hampshire when he took the position of regional sales manager for a division of Transitron Electronics. With the assistance of other servants of the Lord, he planted churches in Medford, Massachusetts and in Dover and Amherst, New Hampshire. Pastor Ron serves as President of New Hampshire Family Radio (WLMW90.7FM), and The Community Marriage Initiative, dedicated to building and strengthening marriages in New Hampshire.

Dr. Derry Tannariello – Chaplain/Pastor (DMin, BCC, Pastoral Counseling)

Derry is a transplant from Nevada County California where she served as the Manager of Chaplain Services for Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital and crisis counselor for the Nevada County Sheriff’s Dept. As a conference speaker her inspiring messages of God’s love and provision have been a source of hope and encouragement to many.


Joanne Hinchliffe – Administrator 

Joanne was born in Australia and moved to the United States in 1997. She and her husband have three children and have been a part of Amherst Christian Church since 1999. In addition to being our administrator, providing support for the pastoral team, small groups and ministries to achieve the vision and goals of the church, Joanne also serves as a worship music leader.