353 S. New Road
Pleasantville NJ 08232
Phone: 609-641-4337
Fax: 609-645-3181
Hours: 9am - 5pm, Mon-Fri.

• Sunday Service 8:00am
• Sunday Service 11:00am
• Sunday School 9:30am

• Family Bible Study 7:00pm

• Mid Week Bible Study 12:00pm
• Praise Worship 7:00pm


Biography of Pastor, Dr. Winfred J. Sanders

Professional Summary:

Dr.Winfred Sanders is currently the Senior Pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church of Pleasantville, New Jersey. During his tenure at Mount Zion, the Church has experienced two significant building campaigns. In 1996 Mount Zion completed $1M renovation and addition to the Church’s Sanctuary. Today the Church has just completed a $3 Million construction program for a Christian Life Center.  In addition, Dr. Sanders has been a strong advocate of education. A few years ago, he and his wife Garnetta Sanders established the “Mount Zion Scholar Program”. This was designed to pay the full tuition for four (4) years to an accredited college or university to a deserving disadvantaged student who is an active member of the Church. The first Mount Zion Scholar, Vance Henderson, received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Howard University.

In addition to his Church responsibility, Dr. Sanders spent fifteen years as a senior and executive manager at Hewlett Packard. As General Manager of Hewlett Packard’s Global Consumable Business, he was the highest ranked African-American Executive in the company. He was responsible for the business strategy for Marketing, Research & Development and Manufacturing with eight executive managers reporting directly to him in North America, Europe and Asia.

Dr. Sanders is currently pursuing his business dream as an entrepreneur business owner. He and his wife are co-owners of Neta Scientific. This global distribution and value added reseller company provide Life Science and Chemical Measurement products to the Pharmaceutical, Life Science and Chemical Industries. Some of their company’s most prestigious customers are GlaxoSmithKline, Quest-Diagnostics, BASF, Sanofi-Aventis, Johnson and Johnson, Exxon-Mobil, Cargill, Novartis, Merck, Eli-Lilly, Bristrol Myers Squibb, Kodak, and the Federal Government.


Completed Curriculum for Master of Arts in Religion; Lutheran Theological Seminary.
Certificate from Wharton Business School Executive Marketing Management Program.
Post Doctoral Studies: John Hopkins University In Parasitology/Toxicology
Ph.D. Medicinal Chemistry, Rutgers University.

Accomplishments & Awards:

City News 100 Most Influential People in New Jersey.
National Urban League Visiting Professor Award
President’s Council on Science and Technology Award.
Authored papers and co-authored one (1) book and more than 25 scientific papers and authored seven (7) USA patents.
Seven Merit Accommodations from the Board Of Education and the City of Pleasantville for Outstanding Leadership.
Three Hewlett Packard Star Executive Management Stock Bonuses.
Diversity Alliance for Science awarded Neta Scientific Diverse Supplier of the Year 2009.

PA-NJ-DE MSDC awarded Neta Scientific 2009 Supplier of the Year.


Married to Garnetta Phillips Sanders: One daughter Branetta Sanders Toatley and son-law Eric Toatley, two grandsons, Jeffrey Winfred & Jeric Miles.