Igniting a passion for Jesus in New England

John Dischinger

John has a passion for serving Jesus and serving people who are hurting and in need. He was called into Walnut Hill’s Care Ministry in October 2012, after spending more than 25 years in industry. During that time, he was also engaged in a number of missions and care ministries that focused on families and young adults at risk or in crisis.

John has a Master’s degree in Education and Administration from Harvard University and received a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Boston University.

His wife Karen teaches third grade in Ridgefield. His daughter, Meghan, is also a third grade teacher (Brookfield, CT) and his son, Matthew, works with families in crisis on the North Shore of Boston.