Church Staff

EEvaVA CARRASQUERO, Choir Director Eva was commissioned as Chancel Choir Director in the fall of 2009; she also leads our youth music program, a role she took up in 2002. Trained in opera and oratorio, Eva holds degrees in piano and voice. She is art department chair and teaches music at the Convent of the Sacred Heart in Greenwich, CT. Eva and her husband Bert are longtime members of RPC. They live in Stamford, CT with their children Eva and Nico.


LaurenTNLauren Mactas Bowles, Executive Director, RPC Nursery School Lauren holds a BA in Fine Arts, a dual MA in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education, and a post-graduate degree in School Administration and Leadership. With over fifteen years of experience in the early childhood education field, Lauren brings with her a positive, nurturing and honest style of leadership that supports children, families and staff together.


lucretiaLUCRETIA DJIVRE, Office Manager Lucretia has managed the church office since 1994. She is also bookkeeper for the church and the nursery school. Her smile is the first one you see when you come by the church during the week. Don’t forget to greet her dog Sisco! A Bronx native, Lucretia is married to Learsi. They are parents of college students Lori and Mark.


ArtieARTHUR (ARTIE) BEVAN, Custodian Artie started work on August 18th. He lives in the Bedford Park section of the Bronx and has two sons and a granddaughter.