Kenneth MarescoKenneth Maresco

Community Life Pastor


Kenneth came on staff in 2015 after serving as a pastor at Covenant Life Church in Gaithersburg, MD for 24 years. As our Community Life Pastor, his responsibilities include: helping develop leaders in the church; preaching; discipleship; Care Groups; baby dedications; baptisms; Membership Explored, our new members class; biblical counseling; and member care, including hospital visitation.

At CLC, he served as pastor to many groups or areas of church life, including Singles, Married Life, Outreach, College, Church Planting, and Leadership Development/ Community Life. He was the Executive Pastor from 2004-2013. He also co-wrote discipleship courses for leaders of small groups, and developed four seminar series on evangelism and parenting for churches and community members. Kenneth has a heart for outreach and was instrumental in launching community service teams, including, Alpha, ESL, International Outreach Ministry, and College Outreach Ministry.

Kenneth has a Bachelor of Arts in History from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL and is a graduate of the Sovereign Grace Ministries’ School of Ministry. He is currently enrolled in Reformed Theological Seminary’s MA program.

He is married to Valori and they have five sons and two daughters-in-law: John David and Stacey, James and Julie, Christopher, Patrick and Braden; and three grandchildren.

Kenneth is from the Bronx, though he is a Mets fan, and his favorite activities include date nights and trips with Valori, golf, reading history, and working out.

To learn more about Kenneth, you can watch his video interview.