Rector: The Reverend Rachael Pettengill-Rasure
The Reverend Rachael Pettengill-Rasure is our Rector at Church of Our Saviour. She joined the congregation in July 2014. She was ordained to the Transitional Deaconate in June 2014 and to the Priesthood in January 2015. She is a graduate of Alliance Theological Seminary and Episcopal Divinity School. She previously served as a Life Together Intern at Grace Episcopal Church in Medford, and as the Protestant Chaplain at Tufts University. Rachael lives in Milton with her husband, the Reverend Matthew Rasure, who is the pastor of the First Baptist Church in Medford. Rachael and Matthew welcomed their first child, Jack, in September 2015. In her spare time, Rachael loves to cook and to host dinner parties with her husband and son, and to spend time working in her garden. Rachael is passionate about creating a space in the church for people to deepen their spiritual lives together and about empowering the community to share the love of Christ in the world. Rachael can be reached at email@example.com.
Musician: Jueun Seok Jueun is a pianist and jazz composer. She studied jazz piano with Doug Johnson, Joanne Brackeen and Tim Ray in Berklee college of music. As Jazz Composition major, she writes for small and large ensembles. She has been recognized as an promising composer with her outstanding writing. Recently, she was selected as a composer for 2018 Berklee Jazz composition student showcase as well as a composer participant for Maria Schneider workshop in April 2018.
Parish Administrator: Alaina Kinds
Alaina is from Boston, MA. She comes from a background of many talents with a caring and passionate personality. She graduated from Dean College with a Bachelors in psychology. She previously worked for the elderly and shut in as a PCA for over 8 years. On the weekends she does hairstyles for young children. Her hobbies are collecting Disney movies and collectibles, reading great books,tribal drawings and cooking.
Bookkeeper: Mary Ann Badejo
Mary Ann Badejo holds years of extensive experience in management and accounting, with specific experience working with Episcopal churches. She is a resident of Norwood, MA with her two dogs, and she loves spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Church Sexton: Mr. Roger Serratore
Life Together Fellow: J. Wu
Betsy McKenzie: Co-Warden
Laurie Ozelius: Co-Warden
Kate Zilla-Ba: Treasurer
Tricia Grant: Clerk
Jackson Humphreys: Youth Representative