Park Road Staff

The staff at Park Road is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. If you have questions for any of us, feel free to reach out.

  • Chris DiVietro

    Senior Pastor

    Chris was raised in southern New Jersey and attended Allegheny College where he met his wife, Liz. Chris and Liz have been married for over 10 years and have three children: Aletheia, Judah, and Evangeline; they have four, if you include their yellow lab Samson. Chris is a graduate of Reformed Theological Seminary and has his Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership from Johnson University. The DiVietros like to hike, garden, watch sports, and read.

  • Drew Thomas

    Assistant Pastor for Student Ministry and Discipleship

    A Berks native, Drew has been married to his wonderful wife Hanna for the past 13 years. He has three amazing, energetic little girls, Zoe, Aria, and Nikea. After God rescued Drew from a lifestyle of substance abuse, Drew felt a strong call to ministry and has been to over 12 countries preaching the gospel and serving the Lord in various pastoral roles and ministries. Drew enjoys watching the Eagles, working out, playing sports (yes, corn hole is a sport), coaching his daughters' teams, traveling, and reading theological books. He is currently completing his MDiv degree at Reformed Theological Seminary.

  • Liesel Ackley

    Pastor of Administration

    Liesel grew up in Berks County. She studied music at Eastern University and taught on a variety of grade levels before God called her into vocational ministry. After graduating from Palmer Theological Seminary, Liesel spent seven years in hospital chaplaincy. She and her husband, Micah, have two amazing daughters, Emma and Kaylee, and a corgi mix, Zoe. Dogs, comic books, and iced coffee have a special place in Liesel's heart.

  • Liz DiVietro

    Director of Children’s Ministry and Family Outreach

    Liz was born and raised in Colorado, but has lived in New Jersey, South Carolina, and Pennsylvania. After graduating from Allegheny College, she attended the University of Pittsburgh where she received her Master's in teaching. Liz has taught many different grades and ages over the years spanning from high school chemistry to preschool. She is madly in love with her husband, Chris, and their three beautiful children. Sports, desserts, and laughter are all favorites of hers. 

  • Olivia Holeva

    Worship Intern

    A Berks County native, Olivia is a student of music industry studies at Albright College. Her other academic interests include religious studies and education, while her personal interests include songwriting, reading books with her fiancè, and dressing up her dog in cozy sweaters. Olivia has always found that music heals and energizes her soul, and she is excited to share her passion with her community.