Leadership Ministries

The Vestry is the elected body of members who set direction and oversight for the mission and ministry of the church. Each serves for three years. The Vestry meets monthly on the fourth Tuesday of the month starting at 6:00 p.m.; meetings are open to all.

Chris Trevathan, Senior Warden
Michelle Jennings, Junior Warden
Sharon Buursma, Treasurer
Andrew Knapp, Clerk

Vestry Members 
Through 2019: Anne Hiskes, Chris Trevathan, Kenny Williams-Buck

Through 2020: Andrew Knapp, Sharon Buursma, Michelle Jennings

Through 2021: Nicolas Fletcher, Scot Gugle, Dustin Hopkins

Through 2022: Mike Armour, Brandon Beyer, Brian Topolewski

Ministries at St. Mark’s focus on specific projects and services inside and outside the church.  For more information, visit the pages or contact those listed below.

Fellowship Ministry:
Parish Life: Judy Fetterhoff

Communications: Kate Pyles, David Messelink, Josh Swett, and Kenny Williams-Buck

Formation Ministry:
Children’s Formation: Jane Stidolph

Youth Formation: Jeff Brown

Adult Formation: Christian Brocato

Library: Charles Brown

Health: Sue York

Worship Ministry: Christian Brocato

Altar Guild: Margaret Stretton

Ushers: Tom Burr

Stewardship Ministry:
Endowment: Jon Anderson
Finance and Facilities: Sharon Buursma
Stewardship: Roger York


Outreach – Justice Ministry:
Breakfast Café: Jennifer Julius
Healing Racism: Julie Connors
Outreach/Justice: Marissa Lee


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134 North Division Ave

Grand Rapids, MI 49503



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