The Rev. Roberto Maldonado
Fr. Roberto comes to St. Matthew's from the Diocese of Oregon, where he served most recently at Holy Cross/Santa Cruz Episcopal Church, Cristo Rey Lutheran Church. Additionally, in the Diocese of Oregon, he served as the Metro-East Latino Missioner, on the Task Force to End Racism, and on the Commission on Ministry for Ordination, as well as being a Clergy Deputy to General Convention in 2022. He has also worked as a priest in the Diocese of Los Angeles, as well as Baltimore, Maryland; Ft. Pierce, Florida; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Puerto Rico, his home country. Fr. Roberto's family includes his daughter, Lucia Isabel; wife, Leticia; and her children Nirvana, Priscilla and Gerardo. After a career in sales, Fr. Roberto felt the call to ministry and was ordained as a deacon in 1988 and as a priest in 1989. In his spare time, he enjoys walking and exploring new places, as well as reading and car racing.