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The next stated meeting of the Presbytery of Eastern Virginia is on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Bayside Presbyterian Church (1400 Ewell Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23455).
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General Presbyter

The Rev. Liza Hendricks

Phone (757) 397-7063 Ext. 303




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Stated Clerk

Elder Q. John Tamm

Phone: 757-397-7063 Ext: 310


When it comes to interpreting the Book of Order, John can find the answer. John serves as staff support to the Vision Implementation Council, Church Order Team, Commission on Ministry, Permanent Judicial Commission, and helps coordinate meetings of Presbytery in conjunction with the Vision Implementation TEAM (Council).  He maintains the rolls of ministers and certified educators in the Presbytery and keeps records of all proceedings of PEVA. He is an elected official of the Presbytery, his position being required by the Constitution, and is directly responsible for carrying out ecclesiastical functions, i.e., Book of Order responsibilities. 


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Office Administrator/Journal Clerk

Raymond Rodrigues

Phone 757-397-7063 Ext: 311


Raymond works with the General Presbyter and Stated Clerk. He can answer your questions about Commission on Ministry, Commission on Preparation for Ministry, Vision Implementation Team (VIT), Congregational Transformation, and other ministries as needed.  Raymond also oversees the daily operation of the PEVA office. He makes sure that everyone throughout our presbytery knows about workshops, concerts and other events to which all are welcome. He is the friendly voice that answers the phone at the Presbytery Office.


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Administrative Assistant / Hunger Action Advocate 

Certified Church Administrator Level III

Elder Jessica A. Fitzgerald

Phone: 757-397-7063 Ext: 308 

Skype: pevajessicafitz 



Jessica, a Certified Church Administrator, works with the Office Administrator, Business Administrator and General Presbyter.  She supports Compassion Peace and Justice ministries such as the Congo International Partnership Ministries, Hunger Committee, Peacemaking Committee, and Disaster Assistance,  She also provides administrative support to the Stewardship Ministry Team, Presbyterian Women, the Eastern Virginia Black Caucus Chapter, Youth Ministry, the Resource Center Committee and other ministries as needed.  She provides a variety of clerical support services and computer technical support. She can answer your questions about Mission Giving contributions and Missionary Project codes, church giving and other administrative concerns. She is the other friendly voice that also answers the phone at the Presbytery Office.

As Hunger Action Advocate, Jessica works with ministries related to hunger, peacemaking, disaster assistance issues and hunger related causes as well as the presbytery's Cents-Ability program.



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Business Administrator

Regan Knutson

Phone: 757-397-7063 Ext: 305



Regan, has a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting & Business Management.  She is responsible for Presbytery's accounting and finances which includes accounts payable, classifying and recording revenue from various sources (mission giving, gifts, restricted funds that include capital fund campaigns) processing payroll for PEVA’s staff, the filing of quarterly payroll (withholding taxes, both federal and state) and the preparation of annual forms (W-2, W-3, 1096, and 1099).  She reconciles monthly bank accounts with an appointed SMT member and coordinates the budget process, including the distribution of budget requests forms, as directed by the General Presbyter. She serves as primary staff for the Stewardship Ministry Team. 


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PC(USA) Campus Chaplain,Old Dominion University

Pastoral Leadership at University Presbyterian Ministry 

Rev. Catherine Hart Monroe

Phone: 757 489-2042

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Campus Ministry at Old Dominion University. Campus Ministry Committee leads student Bible study and creates activities such as Bible Study, dinners, opportunities for service and mission trips for Presbyterian students and other students that are interested in the Presbyterian Campus Ministry fellowship and provides pastoral care for students and faculty.  Please visit the UPM website  for further details.