Rector

Jason Poling

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The Rev. Jason A. Poling is St. Andrew's 6th Rector.  Prior to taking on orders in the Episcopal Church, he served as the founding pastor of New Hope Community Church in Pikesville.
 
Fr. Jason serves as Ecumenical Officer for the Diocese of Maryland, and on the Compensation & Benefits and Program & Budget Committees, in addition to chairing the Nominations Committee.  In addition to his role at St. Andrew's Fr. Jason is the founding Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program at St. Mary's Ecumenical Institute in Baltimore.
 
Prior to earning an S.T.M. in Anglican Studies from General Theological Seminary in New York, Fr. Jason earned graduate theological degrees from Seminary of the East (since merged with Bethel Seminary, St. Paul), St. Mary's Ecumenical Institute and Biblical Theological Seminary (now Missio Seminary, Philadelphia).  His work has been published in The Living ChurchAnglican Theological ReviewChristian Century, and the Journal of Ecumenical Studies, among other publications.
 
Fr. Jason and his wife Mary, a musician, have two daughters in college.



Organist

Gabriellia McNeil

Gabriellia McNeil, a native of Accokeek, MD, received her Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance and Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences in 2017 from Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama. And received her Master of Arts in Piano Performance in May of this year from Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland. After graduation, she plans to pursue an MPH focusing in minority health disparities before going on to medical school. It is her goal to merge her two loves of music and medicine as she believes that medicine is an art and music is a science.




Sr. Warden (Rector's Warden)

Sue McDonald

Term End: 2021

Senior Warden (Parish Lay Leader) - Sue has been a Parish member since 2005.  She serves our church as Altar Server, Stewardship Chair and  participates in various other ministries.  Sue enjoys a connected relationship with Jesus Christ her Lord and  Savior.  She's been married 23 years and has one 22 year old son - both guys named Jiri. She works as a school librarian at Sunset Elementary School. Her hobbies include gardening, kayaking, fishing and reading. Sue is interested in serving on our Lord’s Altar, reading during a Sunday worship service and starting a bible or book study. If you share those interests, seek Sue out, she'd love to talk to you!

 




Jr. Warden (People's Warden)

Richard (Rick) Clarke

Term End: 2023

Richard "Rick" is our Junior Warden, taking over this year and in charge of the maintenance of our property and grounds.  We're looking forward to learning more about Rick in the coming year so that we can update his bio.




Treasurer

Pat Quick

Term End: 2021

Pat has taken on the position as treasurer here at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church.  As the treasurer she is responsible to maintain the financial and business records of the parish, prepare monthly financial reports for the vestry, and prepare the annual financial
reports.  This is a big job and the vestry is grateful that she has taken on this task.




Registrar

Terry Mclean

Term End: 2021

Terry is a long time member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church and has graciously volunteered to handle the registrar's duties for the vestry.  Terry, at this time, is a non-voting member.




Vestry Member at Large

Melinda Carson




Vestry Member at Large

Mark Cox

Term End: 2021

Mark is a long time member of St. Andrew's and now a part of our vestry.  In addition to his work on the vestry Mark serves as the editor of  our newsletter, The Shield, and The Fisherman's Net.
 




Vestry Member at Large

Kathy Durham

Term End: 2022

Newly elected to the vestry, Kathy, a native of Michigan,  and a cradle Episcopalian.  She served as a soldier in the U.S. Army and met her husband, Don, in South Carolina.  Living around the world allows her to bring her experiences from many different cultures and denominations to her service at St. Andrew's.  She and Don have been married for nearly 44 years and is a mother to 3 adult children and grandmother  to 7 grandchildren: Megan, Jameson, Aidan, Colin, Charlotte, Bridget and Amelia!  Kathy looks forward to her time on the Vestry and supporting St. Andrew's in all aspects of church life.
 




Vestry Member at Large

Pam Fairchild

Term End: 2025?

 

Pam is an active member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church serving on the Vestry as well as volunteering in the parish office.




Vestry Member at Large

Fran Mudd




Vestry Member at Large

Dan Prince




Vestry Member at Large

David Richardson

Term End: 2023

David transferred his church membership to St. Andrew’s in 1995 and has been an active member of the parish since 2004 when he returned to the area from a work assignment. He enjoys singing bass in the choir and serving as a member the Altar Guild. He serves a Lay Eucharistic Minister and Lector. In addition to his service to the Glory of God at St. Andrews, he serves as member of Secretariat and Treasurer for the Maryland Episcopal Cursillo.


David was raised in the Christian faith and has never lost the belief that God is watching out for him. As he moved through the stages of life, Bible believing churches that proclaim Jesus as Lord have been the important to him.
 




Vestry Member at Large

Fred Ryals

Term End: 2023

Bio soon!