Meet our Staff & Leadership Team

Rev. Carol George, Pastor

Rev. Carol George was called to St. Mark in 2011 after serving as mission developer/pastor at River of Life in Chugiak, Alaska and in congregations in Keizer and Salem, Oregon since her ordination in1998.  Rev. George received an AA in Early Childhood Education, a BS in Psychology with an emphasis in Family Studies from Western Baptist College, and an MDiv from George Fox Seminary (with Lutheran studies at Luther, St. Paul).  She served on the Bishop's Mission Advisory Committee in the Oregon Synod and as Coordinator for Vocation and  Leadership in the Alaska Synod and currently serves on the candidacy committee and as coordinator for the SAM (Synodically Authorized MInister) program.  Rev. George and her husband, David have four grown children, ten (exceptional) grandchildren, and three very spoiled canine "kids."  They enjoy traveling, music , reading, movies and good food with family and friends.

Marsha Korri-Office Manager/Financial Secretary

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staff & Leadership Team

Congregation Council

Our council leaders are elected by the membership to serve two-year terms.  Members of the council serve as liasons to the various committees of the congregation.  Officers are elected by the council to serve one year terms.  Current council members are:


Jane Braun- President

Cheryl Barstad- Vice President/Congregational Care liaison

Marge Stoneking/Secretary/Worship liaison

David George-Global Mission liaison

Thelma Ridges-Fellowship liaison

Paul Peterson-Education liaison

Stephanie Wheeler- Mission liaison

Roger Morrow- Property liaison




Children's Ministry Coordinator

May Ramiriz-Xiong

May Ramiriz-Xiong and her husband, Daniel, have two children, Athena and Xavier and have been actively involved at St. Mark since 2014.  May loves working with our education team to provide excellent programming for our children and youth.



Nursery Coordinator-Tanya Greenway

Preschool Staff

We are proud of our exceptional staff including Bonnie Sherwood, Director; Kim Carlson, Teacher and Music Instructor; and our capable Teaching Assistants.  These dedicated professionals educate our preschoolers in a loving, Christ-centered environment.  

Faith Community Nurses

Our parish nurses provide compassionate care and support through visitation, classes and seminars and monthly blood-pressure screenings and healing services.


Our Faith Community Nurse Team includes: Nancy Cumberland, Carol DeVeaux, Brooke Maruskie, Karen Sedlacek and Margaret Seversen.