Westcott Site Staff

John Elmer, Lead Pastor


John grew up in Camillus and graduated from Bishop Ludden High School. He has lived in all kinds of places including; NYC, Pittsburgh, Bangkok and Los Angeles but Syracuse is home! He is a Syracuse Orange and Yankees fan and really enjoys helping people reach their fullest potential.

John’s assistant is Nancy: nancy@vineyardny.org

Chris Honess, Staff Pastor


Chris is the Site Pastor at the Westcott Site. Chris was born and raised in Syracuse. After traveling throughout South America, Chris returned to his hometown to study at SUNY-College of Environmental Science and Forestry where he received a degree in Environmental Engineering.  He feels passionate about helping people in the University and Westcott neighborhoods connect with Jesus and figure out what they were created to be and do.  Chris is married to his beautiful wife Angie.  Chris enjoys running, reading, and eating delicious foods.  Follow Chris on Instagram and Twitter @cjhoness.

Chris’s assistant is Christine: christine@vineyardny.org

Westcott Site
718 South Beech St, Syracuse, NY 13210

Sunday Nights at 10:30am at United Baptist Church

christopher@vineyardny.org  |  (315) 407-8463