9310 Townsend Road • Providence Forge, VA 23140  (804) 966-2079

Staff & Leadership

Church Staff

Pastor                                                             Rev. Stephen L. Hodges
Administrative Assistant                        Laurie Rowe
Organist & Choir Director                      Melody Raef
Sunshine Nursery School Director     Cathy Davis
Church Treasurer                                      Paul Robinson
Sexton                                                             Howard Gammon

The session

Ruth Adams – Good Samaritan
Pete Adamson – Planning & Finance
Jim Aguirre – Building & Grounds
Ed Batkins – Outreach

Ellen Davis – Clerk of Session
Johanna Davis – Youth & Young Adult
Paul Davis – Fellowship
Ruth Hopke – Worship
Jeff Ludwig – Nominating
Leigh Quick – Policy & Personnel
Mary-Catherine Sheridan – Christian Education
Hayden Van Dyke – Stewardship

Stephen Hodges

Steve grew up in the Hampton Roads area. He attended William & Mary where he met Melinda and graduated with a BS in Chemistry. After a successful career in the corporate world Steve entered Union Theological Seminary graduating in 2005 and was called to Providence Forge Presbyterian Church as our Pastor. He and Melinda have […]

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Laurie Rowe

Laurie grew up in Richmond, is married to Greg and had four children, Adam, Lindsey, Katelyn and Kendall. She moved to New Kent from Varina 2 years ago. Before she came here she worked for Troutman Sanders, a law firm in downtown.

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Melody Raef

Melody got her first church music job at the age of 13 playing piano for St. Patricks Catholic Church in Richmond, VA. While attending VA Commonwealth University to study music education, she was hired by PFPC to be the new choir director/organist in 1992 and has been here ever since. She teaches middle and high […]

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Cathy Davis

Cathy moved to New Kent County in 1968 as a freshman at New Kent High School and married life-long resident Vin Davis in 1973. They had three children, Brian, Amy, and James. She became affiliated with Sunshine Nursery School when her youngest son, James attended in 1992-1994. Cathy has worked at Sunshine Nursery School since […]

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