Rev. James M. Arsenault


Fr. Jim is pleased to serve at St. Elizabeth, enjoys the diversity of the community and hopes to remain there and watch their continued growth.

Fr. Jim has been a priest for twenty-five years; ordained in the Diocese of Richmond by Bishop Walter Sullivan. He attended Sacred Heart Seminary College in Detroit, MI, St. John’s Seminary in Plymouth, MI and Catholic University in Washington, D.C. He has a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Master’s of Divinity. He is Parochial Vicar at St. Michael in Glen Allen, Pastor of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church and affiliated with St. Mary Catholic Church. His family resides in Naples, Florida. Fr. Jim’s hobbies include golf and yoga.
“Ask, and it will be given you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.” - Matthew 7:7

Ej. Cooley

Office Manager

EJ is the Executive Assistant to the Pastor and coordinates the priests' schedules, manages the bulletin and official church documents among other things.

EJ has been greeting parishioners and visitors at the door and on the telephone since August of 1989. She helps our parishioners with scheduling Special Masses, sacramental certificates, making arrangements for baptisms, weddings, and funerals. Also, as the parish office manager she prepares and distributes the weekly bulletin, maintains the Master Calendar for the church, maintains parish sacramental record books, updates parishioner records, and provides secretarial support for the Pastor and staff.

“We know that in everything God works for good with those who love him, who are called according to his purpose.” - Romans 8:28

Annie McEntee

Pastorial Associate / Dir. Religious Education

As Director of Religious Education, Annie McEntee provides leadership, coordination and program development for all formal religious education at St. Elizabeth Church.

Serving Pre-K through adult, Annie is responsible for developing an effective Catechist Formation Program for the parish, providing leadership for local Parish Catechetical Leaders, and organizing and directing religious education workshops. She works closely with the Fr. Jim and other church leaders to evaluate and implement only the very best religious education programs and approved policies.

“I will instruct you and teach you the way you should go; I will counsel you with my eye upon you.” - “Psalm 32:8

Ron Timmons Jr.

Outreach / Youth Ministry Coordinator

Tim Timmons plays an important role in providing leadership, support, empowerment and education to the children and their families of St. Elizabeth Catholic Parish..

Tim enjoys working with children and teens and is passionate about and involved in his faith, making him perfect as our Youth Minister and Outreach Coordinator. Working closely with Annie McEntee, Time is tasked with coordinating ministry services to help encourage youth to live as disciples of Jesus and to provide spiritual growth, faith education, and social events to the youth of this parish.

“Be watchful, stand firm in your faith, be courageous, be strong.” - 1 Corinthians 16:13

Cheryl Rosser

Parish Accountant

As Parish Accountant, Cheryl Rosser, is a business professional with a reputation build on integrity and fiduciary responsibility, who delivers corporate level expertise for all financial responsibilities for St. Elizabeth Church.

Cheryl Rosser joined St. Elizabeth as the accountant in 2011, preparing monthly and annual financial statements, processing checks, maintaining filing systems, preparing annual budgets, verifying checks, performing bank reconciliation, checking account statements and maintaining the church's confidential financial information. .

“Cast all your anxieties on him, for he cares about you.” - 1 Peter 5:7

George Strother

Web Communications / Social Media Coordinator

As a creative, strategic marketing professional, George Strother is tasked with the marketing of St. Elizabeth Church through advertising, public relations and traditional, electronic, and emerging media.

Serving as Parish Web Communications and Social Media Coordinator, George is the developer and designer of the church’s website site. He continually works directly with parish leadership, and is committed to supporting church ministries by creating, planning and implementing effective communication messages and strategies that convey their visions and achieves their goals and objectives.

“O taste and see that the LORD is good! Happy is the man who takes refuge in him!” - Psalm 34:8

Roger Pryor

Maintenance & Grounds Keeper

Roger Pryor has proven himself to be the “go to man” to get things done around the church.

Our parish is blessed with an all-volunteer group of dedicated individuals who share their gifts by devoting time and energy to the upkeep and maintenance of all parish facilities and grounds. Roger Pryor has been a fixture of St. Elizabeth’s parish for many years, leading the maintenance efforts around the church. Working closely with church leadership, Mr. Pryor has proven himself to be the “go to man” to get things done. He enjoys fishing, golf, travel, and time with family.

“Be strong and of good courage, do not fear or be in dread of them: for it is the LORD your God who goes with you; he will not fail you or forsake you.” - Deuteronomy 31:6

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John 3:16