St. Mark's Episcopal Church was founded in 1837. Occasional services began before incorporation around 1826. The first church was built in 1838 at 317 Main Street and the first Rector at that time was the Rev. Edmund Embury. That property was sold and the current church was built in 1879 while the Rev. William Catterson was rector.


Over the years the members of St. Mark's have initiated several projects as part of our ministry:



St. Mark's Terrace


It was the vision and mission of the Rector and Vestry in 1972 to establish decent, safe housing for seniors.



Our People are reMARKable!

St. Mark Preaching in Alexandria                                                                                                    Gentile and Giovanni Bellini, 1504–07

Our Bishop
The Rt. Rev. Prince Singh

Our Rector
(a search committee is working hard to find our next Rector)

Our Wardens

Sr. Warden - Ed Schultz

Jr. Warden - Jim Henderson

Our Vestry


Class of '22                Linda Raide -  Clerk

                                    Anne Wolden

Class of '23                Linda Hunter - Treasurer

                                    Sharon Pinckney

​Class of '24               Alise Irwin

                                   Kathy Sandberg

Our Staff


Parish Office Administrator
Anneke Wheeler


Felipa Vasquez

Carrie Ahearn