Our Clergy


Fr. Nectarios Trevino
In Nativity’s relatively short history it has been blessed to serve God by providing His Holy Church with five priests. Today the Very Reverend John Lazarek is serving at St. Michael’s Orthodox Church in Rankin,Pennsylvania. Reverend Nicholas Wyborski is in Lakeland, Florida at St. Nectarios Orthodox Mission Parish. Reverend Joseph Edgington is in Waldorf, Maryland at St. Thomas the Apostle Mission Parish. AndReverend Maximus Tatum is in Moyock, North Carolina at HolyMyrrhbearers Orthodox Mission Parish.
Nativity’s current priest is Reverend Nectarios Trevino. Fr. Nectarios was ordained to the priesthood on the Feast of the Holy Myrrhbearers in 2002. He was assigned to Nativity in July of 2002.Fr. Nectarios is a retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel and served in various posts across the U.S., Korea, and Saudi Arabia. He served on General Schwartzkopf’s staff as an Executive Officer during the Gulf Warin 1991. He is the recipient of the Distinguished Service Medal, Bronze Star, three Meritorious Services Medals, and the Air Force’s Commendation and Achievement Medals. He was the U.S. Air ForceIntelligence Company Grade Officer of the Year in 1985 and was a U.S. Air Force ROTC Distinguished Graduate. Fr. Trevino is a graduate of the State University of New York – Albany (Bachelor of Science, LiberalStudies), Southwest Texas State University (Bachelor of Arts, Political Science) and Georgetown University Law Center (Juris Doctorate) as well as the U.S. Air Force’s Squadron Officer’s School, the Armed Forces StaffCollege of National Defense University, and the U.S. Air Force Air University, while a National Defense Fellow at the Mershon Center at The Ohio State University. At The Ohio State University, Fr. Nectariosauthored and co­taught a course on The Law of War at Moritz College of Law. He has also been an Adjunct Professor of Leadership, teaching at the National Military Intelligence College graduate school.
Fr. Nectarios is a graduate of Christ the Saviour Seminary, The American Carpatho­Russian Orthodox Diocese, Johnstown, Pennsylvania in 2002.
The Clergy of Nativity of Our Lord Orthodox Church
Very Reverend John Lazarek: 1993—­2000
Reverend Nicholas Wyborski: 2000­—2002
Reverend Nectarios Trevino: 2002—­present
Reverend Joseph Edgington: 2002­—2003
Reverend Maximus Tatum : 2008­—2009