Rev. Alice Rose Tewell began her ministry as Associate Pastor of NYAPC in July 2014. She is a 2004 graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, CT and a 2009 graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary. Prior to coming to NYAPC, Alice was the Associate Pastor from 2010-2013 and Acting Senior Pastor from 2013-2014 at First Presbyterian Church of Ithaca, New York. She also served as Youth Director at Old Presbyterian Meeting House in Alexandria, VA from 2008-2010. Prior to seminary and post-college, Alice worked for Beijing Foreign Studies University in Beijing, China. Alice grew up in San Pedro, California, a suburb of Los Angeles.
Alice lives in Arlington, VA with her husband, Adam, son, Christopher, and dog, Maddie. Alice’s spiritual disciplines have varied according to the season of life. During this time of being a new parent, she seeks to encounter God in both the simple everyday pleasures and chaos of life. She is excited to begin this new journey at New York Avenue!