Support Staff

Deacon John Klein

Adult Christian Initiation

More information to follow

Denise Buensalido

Coordinator for Rite of Christian Initiation of Children

The RCIC program that Denise coordinates is geared toward children of elementary school age who have not been baptized, or if already baptized, have not been prepared for Holy Communion. The children are baptized and/or receive their first Communion and Confirmation at Eastertime, like the adults in RCIA.

Rick Young

Website Administrator / A/V Technician
rix.dryheat@gmail.com
520-458-2925

Rick has been with St. Andrew's since 2007 and uses his talents to maintain and improve our church sound system. He comes from a broadcast engineering background and worked in Washington, DC as a television station electronic maintenance supervisor. Originally from Indianapolis, he served in the US Air Force fixing teletype machines and went on to obtain a degree in Radio-TV-Film production from Indiana State University. He and his wife Sharon moved to Sierra Vista after living in Maryland for twenty years. His daughter lives in Scotland and his son resides in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Rick is a 3rd Degree member of the Knights of Columbus and currently serves as Deputy Grand Knight. He also enjoys repairing electronic devices and is the "voice" on our phone greeting system.


Ron Rivera

Life Teen Band Director
rivera8453@msn.com

This talented guy currently leads the adult group that provides the music for the lively Life Teen Mass, Sunday evenings at 5. This Mass, designed for the youth, also has a dedicated following of adults.

Over the 30 plus years that Ron has been a member of St. Andrews, Ron has been actively involved in our music ministry. For a long time, he was with the Folk Mass group.

For many years, music was his career. He plays 15 instruments, including a great trumpet. Ron taught band and choir at all levels in the Sierra Vista school system.

Ron came to us from Tucson, where he was born, raised and graduated from the U of A. He enjoys wrestling and other sports and participates with local band and singing groups. And, he proudly says, his five kids are also musically inclined.


Lisa Luick

Teen Band Director

More information to follow.