When Richard Cota was at Park Avenue Baptist Church, he served on the finance committee for more than 10 years. He assisted members with financial needs & counseling. He worked at NASA for over 43 years as an engineer, project manager, resources & financial manager, and Deputy CFO. He now serves part time as a Senior Project Control Consultant. Although he completed his term on the Vestry, he continues to provide his expertise as Treasurer of the Parish.