Stan joined the RPC staff in September 2020 to serve as the music director for our traditional worship. He directs the choir, plays the organ, and plays piano in worship.
Praise Team Leader
Stephan is a native of Delaware. He has a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Anderson University. He now resides in Greenwood with his beautiful wife, Shelley, and three adorable children, Eli, Evelyn, and Micah. Stephan is an avid performer on the trombone, bass, and acoustic guitar around South Carolina and performs, acts, and directs music at the Greenwood Community Theatre. Stephan has been a member of the praise team since its inception.
Director of Children's Ministry
Pam joins the RPC staff with experience working with children of all ages, and a strong faith in Jesus Christ. She is excited to take on the newly appointed role of Director of Children's Ministry. Pam is married to Pat, and has three children - Keely (28), Connor (24), and Ian (24). Pam has a B.S. and M.Ed. in elementary education, and certification in Literacy and Administration/Supervision. She has worked as a teacher and a coach in several local school district, retiring in May 2018 from Ware Shoals School District #51.
“I have a passion for young learners and guiding them in a Christ-centered life. I look forward to working with our youngest Presbyterians and building our children's ministry.”
Wendy is happily married and has three children and one grandchild. She works at Mud Pies Creative Learning Preschool as the art and library teacher and has been there seven years.
Paige moved to Greenwood almost 2 years ago and is originally from the Spartanburg area. She and her husband, Ryan, have two children - Hunter, 15 and Coraline, 6 months. Paige taught elementary and middle school for 17 years and is excited to become a part of the Rock Presbyterian staff (and the opportunity to hold babies for Jesus).
Leigh has been on the staff since August 2003 when she was hired as the church secretary. She held this position until January 2006 when, in addition to continuing her duties as financial secretary, she accepted the position of Director of Music Ministries. She has served as an organist, pianist, and music director at other churches in Greenwood since the age of 15. Leigh is married to Al Gambrell, former organist at RPC. After their retirement from the music ministry at Rock in August 2020, Leigh remains on staff as part-time financial secretary.
Melanie joined the staff in April 2012 as church secretary. Prior to joining the church staff, she was administrative assistant/personnel director at Covenant Way Retirement Community in Due West, SC. She grew up in Due West, graduated from Dixie High School, and received her Associate Degree in Business from Piedmont Technical College. She and her husband, Tony, have six children and twelve grandchildren. Melanie enjoys reading, walking, and spending time with her family.
Margaret is a registered nurse, a graduate of Greenville General Hospital School of Nursing, has worked at Self Regional Healthcare since 1984 and now serves as our church nurse. She has experience in medical and surgical nursing. Most of her time at Self was in the Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery with 13 years in management as the Nursing Director of that unit. She is retired but continues to work occasionally in outpatient surgery and volunteers for HospiceCare of the Piedmont. She is married to Stan Moore and enjoys grandchildren, traveling, fishing, kayaking, but mostly working with people and being available to assist with health care needs.
James Williams served the church for twenty years. In August 2019, the Session, to honor his service, named James as Sexton Emeritus. Prior to his employment with us, he served the local Greenwood community for thirty years as a school teacher. James is married to Armetta and they have one adult daughter.
Pee Wee Roundtree
Alvin (Pee Wee) Roundtree has served as sexton since 2017. A lifelong resident of Greenwood, he loves spending time with his family and rooting for his Clemson Tigers in football.