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Clark DeSarro-Raynal
Pastor/Head of Staff
clark@hiltonpres.org
(757) 595-1313 ext. 1Clark8

Rev. Clark DeSarro-Raynal has been our minister since 2014. He and his family live in Hilton Village. Clark and his wife Donna have three children, Josiah, 13, Elijah, 11, and India, 8. Josiah  and Eli attend Hines Middle School.  India attends Hilton Elementary. Donna (who is also a PCUSA minister) is adjunct teaching the New Testament at Virginia Wesleyan University in Norfolk.  Clark holds M. Div. and M.A.C.E degrees from Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, VA. He was ordained in 2001. He is a seventh generation Presbyterian minister. His first call was to a year of mission work in Managua, Nicaragua. He then served a ten year pastorate in Martinsburg, WV and a three-year pastorate in Prestonsburg, KY. He is delighted to serve the Hilton congregation and they love Hilton Village. Clark was born in Sanford, NC, and raised in Rockbridge County, Virginia. He was a piano major at UNC-Greensboro, and before becoming a minister, he was a music teacher and journeyman craftsman in stained glass.


MeganDrew16aMegan-Drew Tiller
Office Manager
office@hiltonpres.org
(757) 595-1313 ext. 0

Megan-Drew Tiller (yes, it's a double name!) comes to us from the Boys Home of Virginia, where she worked with Episcopal churches around the state as the Church Relations contact in the Development and Communications Office. Having a Drama major and Religious Studies minor from the University of Virginia, Megan-Drew has experience working in and with churches in a variety of ways. In her free time, Megan-Drew enjoys knitting, crocheting, spoiling her cat absolutely rotten and, of course, long walks on the beach. She's looking forward to getting to know all of you in the Hilton Presbyterian family, so stop by the office and say hello!

lreese14a Lois Reese
Music Director
Music@hiltonpres.org
(757) 595-1313 ext. 5                                                                                                           
Lois is a native of Reading, PA. She has been with HPC since 2006. Her husband, Al, recently retired from the Army after 21 years. He has served as a trumpet player at Ft. Meade, MD, Ft. Monroe, VA, and at the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY. They liked the Tidewater area so much they decided to come back for "retirement." While living in Hampton in the early '90s, Lois served as the music director at Kirkwood Presbyterian Church in Yorktown.
Lois and Al spent eleven years at West Point. They served together at First Presbyterian Church in Monroe, NY. Lois directed adults, youth and children's singing choirs and adult handbell choir. She was actively involved in the Logos youth program.
Also while in New York, Lois was bitten by the opera bug. She performed with Hudson Opera Theatre in New Jersey and Delaware Valley Opera and Festival Theatre in New York. Lois currently sings in the chorus with Virginia Opera. In addition, she is an avid handbell enthusiast and rings with the Virginia Handbell Consort.
Lois has been a music teacher for 10 years and is currently the music specialist at Trinity Lutheran School. Lois holds a bachelor's degree in music education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a master's in church music from Concordia University Wisconsin.


doris12 Doris Slagle
Organist
Doris Slagle and her husband, Charles, have been members of Hilton Presbyterian since 1972. In August, 1999, Doris began as interim organist and accepted the organist position in 2000. Before joining the HPC staff, Doris taught middle school math in Newport News and worked part-time as a tutor in the AVID program.
Doris earned her BS from King College in Bristol, TN, majoring in mathematics; she took organ lessons while attending college and sang in the a capella choir. She also studied under Brad Norris of St. Andrews Episcopal Church for two years before becoming organist at HPC.
She and Charles are proud parents of a son, Eric, who lives with his wife, Angie and their three children, Aidan, Emma, and Rose; and a daughter, Angela and her husband, Nat.
 

 HPC Preschool Director – Susan Murphyd5eb15b70e52595e-websize4
(757) 596-1939
Preschool@hiltonpres.org
Taking over from Mrs. Pagels' tenure of 29 years, Susan has already been a part of our teaching staff  since 2005. She has a masters degree in Elementary Education from Rhode Island College, taught for 5 years in Hampton City Schools, has served as chairman of our Preschool Board, and has 5 sons who are alumni of our program.


 R. Lucille MassenburgLucille14a
Custodian
Lucille has been a part of HPC ever since her husband, Wilbert, joined the staff. After 40 years of service Wilbert is no longer with us but Lucille has stayed on to take over his job. The Massenburgs have made Hilton PC a lifelong mission of which we are honored and grateful.