Raised in New England, Adrian Schoonmaker brings 22 years of church and non-profit leadership experience to Slingshot Group. He currently serves as Executive Pastor at an influential church in the Northeast, Grace Community Church, centered in the NYC metro area. Adrian is also deeply invested at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, guiding leadership development, ministry and life transformation for cadets and officers. He is completing a doctoral dissertation evaluating models of leadership development for contemporary megachurches at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Chicago. Adrian and his wife, Jocelyn, love traveling and ministering in other cultures, having spent time in 32 nations over the years. They live 50 miles north of New York City with their six children.