All Ministry Sync Staff

Leadership Team:

Jason Galicinski, CEO & CTO

Jason Galicinski Jason, the founder of Ministry Sync, is married to Jennifer with nine children. Before Ministry Sync, Jason served as the founding Audio Engineer and Producer of the daily national Bible teaching radio program, Walk in the Word from 1997 - 2002. Afterwards, he served as the Director of Technology at Biblical Counseling Center for five years where he used his audio engineering, computer, networking, design, print and programming skills. It was during these 5 years that he created Ministry Sync. Jason is also a Moody Bible Institute graduate and is now living in Tennessee where he enjoys helping his wife Jennifer homeschool their children.

Adam Stubbs, COO & CFO

Adam Stubbs Adam, co-founder of Ministry Sync, is married to Brooke with five children. Prior to Ministry Sync, Adam served as the Business Manager and Event Coordinator at Biblical Counseling Center and as the Processing Analyst for Hewitt Associates. It was during his time at BCC where he met and worked with Jason Galicinski and co-founded Ministry Sync in 2006. He also graduated from Trinity International University and is an avid Tampa Bay Rays fan. His wife Brooke homeschools their children and occasionally works part-time as a nurse.

Sales Team:

Crystal Velte, Account Manager

Crystal Velte Crystal lives in Rockford, Michigan (lovingly referred to as "The Mitten") with her dog named Honda and one-eyed-pirate-cat named Onyx. She moved back to The Mitten to be near her niece and nephews, after living in the Rockies for several years. While in Colorado, she served as the Events Coordinator for Life Network - a life affirming ministry in Colorado Springs. After many years as a customer and Ministry Sync Cheerleader, she is blessed to now get to share AttendEasy and FundEasy with so many great organizations! She worships and serves at Ada Bible Church’s Knapp Street Campus, loves playing outside, spending time with people, and finding joy in whatever life throws her way!

Jennifer Henry, Account Manager

Jennifer Henry Jennifer lives in Jacksonville, NC with her 3 children. She and her kids keep busy with their daily routine of work, homework and soccer schedules! Jennifer was introduced to her local pregnancy center in 2014, when she faced her own unplanned pregnancy. It was through that journey and the support provided by her local pregnancy center, that her heart was forever changed in favor of adoption and the pro-life mission. Prior to working for Ministry Sync, Jennifer was a former Ministry Sync customer in her role as Event Coordinator at her pregnancy center. She is super excited to share her experiences with others in similar roles as well as Godly encouragement during the chaos of life and event planning!

Lucy Heubel, Account Administrator

Lucy Heubel Lucy and her husband, Rob, live in Greenville, NC where she was born and raised. They have been married for 15 years and have two children. Prior to joining Ministry Sync, Lucy worked at the Carolina Pregnancy Center for 15 years where she served in various positions, including Development Director, Events Coordinator, and Finance Manager. Lucy became familiar with Ministry Sync as a customer during her time at the pregnancy center. In addition to spending time with her family, Lucy loves long walks, warm weather, the beach, and all things summer!

Andrea Trudden, Social Media

Andrea Trudden Andrea and her husband Dan live in the heart of the Buckeye State (Ohio for those who don’t know) with their three children. She began her pro-life career right out of college where she joined Heartbeat International’s team as the Event Coordinator and Director of Communications and Marketing for nearly 10 years. Andrea then made the difficult, but valuable, decision to take a couple of years off stay at home and be a full-time mommy while freelancing with various Christian organizations on events and marketing materials. Outside Ministry Sync, she finds ways to stay busy with DIY projects, kids’ sports, and family travel.

Customer Support Team:

Sandy Barton, Customer Support Lead

Sandy Barton Sandy, or the Mastermind of Support as she is sometimes called, is a homegrown Buckeye, who lived a few years in that state up north before returning to Columbus, Ohio. She and her husband Dave married in 1982 and have three grown sons and four granddaughters. Prior to joining the Ministry Sync family, Sandy worked in Development at Heartbeat International. When not at work, you'll find Sandy knitting, tweeting, or arranging music and playing piano at Logos Bible Church in Pickerington, Ohio.

Ali Forsyth, Customer Support

Ali Forsyth Ali and her husband Tom, a State Patrol Officer, live in the middle of wine country in Washington State. They married in November 2015 and are settling into life with a cat named Watson and a mini pig named Theodore Roosevelt. In her spare time Ali helps her family run a coffee shop and live music venue called Brewminatti; and also works as the worship director at their church, Grace Fellowship. If there is any time left in her day, she can usually be found paintbrush in hand, working on their hundred-year-old house. She became familiar with Ministry Sync at her previous job as Administrative Assistant at Life Options Pregnancy Medical Center, and has been a full-time support person since 2011.

Kate McKinney, Customer Support

Kate McKinney Kate lives in the very green Skagit Valley of the Pacific Northwest and is married to Todd McKinney with two kiddos, Chaz and Kelsey. She grew up in the Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa congregation and currently attends Calvary locally. She loves hiking with her son, going to the beach with her daughter and playing games with her hubby. Racquetball is her passion, bring it! Her favorite hymn is The Servant Song by Richard Gillard, band Petra and her favorite anointed artist Keith Green. She comes to us from the eGiving support team and has a work background in supporting software for the last 7 years. She is blessed and grateful to serve the ministry by helping to support Ministry Sync.

Andrea Cross, Customer Support

Andrea Cross Andrea and her husband, Brandon, live in Minnesota just north of the Twin Cities. They have been married five years and have somehow managed to accumulate four cats (two on purpose and two strays that couldn't be resisted during the frigid Minnesota winters). They attend Liberty Baptist Church where they teach at AWANA during the school year and get to play with toddlers during nursery duty. Andrea became familiar with Ministry Sync while working for a pregnancy resource center in their city. She is excited to apply her experience as a former Ministry Sync customer and her love of event planning and ministry to her position in Customer Support.

Brittany Sipe, Live Attendance Shipping

Brittany Sipe Brittany and her husband Quentin recently moved from Columbus, OH to Hampshire, IL. They met in youth group, dated through college, and were married in 2011. They have a son, Arlo, who was born in April 2015 and a West Highland Terrier named Willow who is also a big part of their family and goes everywhere with them. The Sipe’s moved to Illinois when the door was opened for Quentin to serve as Youth/Assistant Pastor and Music Director at Faithway Baptist Church. Brittany has an Art Education degree and enjoys painting, crafting, and creating when she’s not chasing after her son Arlo.

Development Team:

Shane Kuester, Developer

Shane Kuester Shane and his wife Amy live near Chicago, IL where they attend a house church called Transit. Shane gets excited about art, music, and design, and loves creating awesome things. He has worked as a web development consultant since 2009, and is excited to be a part of the Ministry Sync team. He and Amy often lead worship at their local church, and Amy works as an assistant preschool teacher.

Caleb Mellas, Web Designer

Caleb Mellas Caleb, and his new wife, Kayla, recently married and are enjoying settling in to the Orlando, FL suburbs. He graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor's in Information Technology and continued work as a web design consultant. Now as part of the Ministry Sync team, Caleb enjoys building new features and fixing bugs for our apps and products, always striving to take the okay to excellent. He works hard as a front-end developer to keep our apps running great on phones, tablets, computers, and more. When not coding, he enjoys strength-training, volleyball, frisbee, playing the piano, traveling, drinking coffee, and doing just about anything with his girl. He loves to say: life together with Jesus is an awesome adventure!

Scott Ruth, Product Designer

Scott Ruth Scott and his wife Bekah live in Byron Center, Michigan with their four children. They met at The Moody Bible Institute in Chicago and afterwards Scott worked at Breakthrough Urban Ministries where he was first introduced to Ministry Sync and used it to manage events as large as 2,000 registrants. Scott loves to learn new skills and is a self-taught designer and developer who has worked on countless projects for print, the web, and native iOS applications. He loves to study God’s word and go on adventures with his family to explore all that God has made.

Cody Barr, Quality Assurance Engineer

Cody Barr Cody and his wife Monique live in Eastern Connecticut with their four children. They met through a mutual friend at a Pizza place (Cody loves pizza) and got to know each other more through their local church. Shortly after they were married and moved to Chicago where Cody attended Moody Bible Institute where he graduated in 2011. He’s always enjoyed working on web development projects on the side and worked at a helpdesk for nearly ten years before joining the Ministry Sync team in 2017 as a QA Engineer. Cody also enjoys working with the college group at his local church, The Presbyterian Church of Coventry, and volunteers and serves on the board of directors at the Women’s Center of Eastern Connecticut.