Rev. Ricardo Tavárez – Pastor
Rev. Ricardo Tavárez is a second-generation Latino immigrant of Dominican and Puerto Rican decent. As a young person he felt a passion for accessing skills and resources that he could bring into urban areas of the city, while building up community leaders. He earned a dual undergraduate degree at Kuyper College in Bible and International Business. He later graduated from Calvin Theological Seminary with a Master’s Degree in Divinity. In 2016, Rev. Ricardo R. Tavarez felt called to start En Vivo Church. Rev. Tavárez remains passionate about equipping urban leaders with cross-cultural leadership and ministry skills, while advocating for those pushed to the margins of society.