Joseph E. Sanelli joined the executive staff of Bethesda in March of 2023 as the Parish Administrator.
For nearly thirty years, Joe has served in full-time Christian ministry. He has served as a Christian school administrator, Youth Pastor, teacher, and coach. The past ten years have come here in Florida.
He has earned both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Education from Eastern University, and a Master of Divinity from Christian Bible College and Seminary.
Joe and his wife Carolyn, an elementary teacher, have three grown children. Their son Calvin, and his wife Marissa, both serve in Christian school ministry and have a daughter Gabriella (who just turned 1 in November). Joe and Carolyn’s daughter Rebekah is a preschool teacher, and their daughter Rachel works for Florida Southern College while she is finishing her MBA.