Meet your 2019-’20 CruST!

At Rutgers, we have a wonderful CruST, which stands for CRU Servant Team, who are excited to be serving the Rutgers community by expanding and strengthening the Kingdom here! Their work involves setting a vision for each semester, planning and organizing weekly meetings, leading small groups/Bible studies, planning larger out-reach events and most importantly fostering Christ-centered community with-in CRU as a whole. Below are some short introductions to the current members. Feel free to reach out to any/ all of them using the contact info provide with questions or just to grab coffee/tea/or really any beverage of your choice… and/or a meal; they really like food 🙂

abbyAbigail Pinto is a fourth-year Rutgers Business School student pursuing a degree in Finance. After attending Cru for three years, she is excited to be our president for this school year. Abigail enjoys drinking coffee and eating good food with friends. When she’s not in class, she’s probably drinking bubble tea somewhere. One of her favorite verses is Lamentations 3:22-23 “The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” If you have any questions, you can reach Abigail by email at or by phone at (609)349-9494.

Raymond Williamson is a fourth-year student in the School of Arts and Sciences studying Criminal Justice and Psychology as well as Philosophy. He has been in CRU since freshman year and is looking forward to being a part of CruST. He also works as a 31961223_2058081704439536_260628618500112384_nclassroom assistant for the Physics Lecture Hall, thankfully he has not been blown up yet. He also loves sports especially football, he will always be willing to defend his hometown Eagles anytime. Ray can be found on any campus at any time so always be on the lookout for Ray and his cello Shelli. He also has an intense love of music as well as the word of God. One of the verses that Ray likes to remember is James 1:2-4, “Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. If you wish to contact Ray and want to know more about CRU please contact him through his email, or text him at 267-800-4544


 img_4907.png Amanda Greene is a fourth-year Rutgers Business School Student pursuing a degree in Finance with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. After transferring to Rutgers from RVCC last year, Amanda got plugged into Cru through leading bible studies and evangelism efforts on campus, and this will be her first year on CruST. Amanda loves traveling, meeting new people and going to the gym. A verse that she likes to look to is Ecclesiastes 3:11” He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also, he has put eternity into man’s heart, yet so that he cannot find out what God has done from the beginning to the end.” To get in touch with Amanda you can reach her by email at or by phone at (908) 294-1129.


22366340_10155763280094233_5070904982724422806_nAlyssa Miller is a third-year SAS student double majoring in Social Work and Psychology. After finding a home at Cru in her first two years, she is excited to be a part of CruST for the upcoming school year. When she is not diligently doing classwork you can find her climbing trees, laughing until her sides hurt, reading (any good book recommendations, send them her way), or theater. She has a heart for travel and adventures, which includes learning about all the cultures of the world and seeing God’s beautiful sights. One of her favorite verses is 1 Timothy 1:7 “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” You can contact Alyssa at or at 856-803-6536 if you have any questions or want to meet up to chat!

IMG_8808Michael Cardone is a third-year Rutgers Business School student pursuing a degree in Supply-Chain Management. After joining cru as a freshman and acting as the Emcee this past year, he is excited to be joining CruST. When he’s not talking to other business people about important business topics, he likes to brew specialty coffee or go to the gym. One of his favorite passages is  Psalm 61: 1-2 “Hear my cry, O God, listen to my prayer; from the end of the earth I call to you when my heart is faint. Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.” If you want to contact Michael you can email him at or call him at (973)513-0447


1 Comment

  1. hi i am a born again christiann and a fresh graduate student.I am looking for a campus fellowship andI met CRU website, i think is the right organization, i will look at the events and attend ur services

    Lekotoane Namole
    MBS student

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