Staff

Rev. Dr. Roger Verse, Interim Pastor

Pastor Roger

The Reverend Roger Verse grew up in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. His formal education began at Upsala College and continued to Princeton Seminary, where he received his masters degrees in both Theology and Divinity. Additionally, Roger earned his doctoral degree in Marriage and Family Ministry from Eastern Seminary in Philadelphia.  Before being called to be the pastor of Second Presbyterian Church in Ft. Lauderdale in 1997, Roger served two pastorates in New Jersey and three in various parts of Florida.  As a member of the Presbytery, Roger has served as the chair of the Committee on Ministry as well as Session Moderator for vacant churches. He and his wife, Selma, have been married for 36 years. In their free time, they enjoy sailing, traveling, and spending time with their four children and six grandchildren.

Emily Zarzycki, Youth Directordsc_2116

Emily Zarzycki is a graduate from Malone College in Canton, Ohio. She has  a degree in Youth Ministry and Sports Ministry. She has served in the  local church and now serves in the camping ministry in Lake Worth and  Boynton Beach.  In her free time she loves travel and swim!

 Mary Ann Williams, Music DirectorMary Ann Williams copy


Mary Ann Williams is a graduate from Whitworth College in Spokane, Washington with majors in Piano and Organ Performance and Elementary Education with a minor in German. Mary Ann has lived in South Florida since 1982. In addition to serving as our Director of Music she also works for the Palm Beach County School Board serving Special Needs Elementary School children. 

cathyCathy McDeavitt, Office Administrator

Cathy McDeavitt became our Office Administrator in 2014 after retiring from the City of Boynton Beach with 32 years of public service.  Cathy attended Duff’s Business School in Pittsburgh, PA, before relocating to Florida in 1978.  She is a Certified Public Pension Trustee and currently serves as an appointed member on the City of Boynton General Employee Pension Board.