Reverend Dr. Dave BurgessSenior Pastor
Phone: (636) 394-2233 ext. 113
The Reverend Dr. Dave Burgess began serving at St. Mark in August of 2017 after previous calls in Southwest Missouri, Lower Alabama, and Southern California. He received a Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri in 1996, a Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2001, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Columbia Theological Seminary in 2013. Dave is passionate about preaching and enjoys leading all three worship services at St. Mark.
Reverend Marilyn Panco (MP)Associate Pastor
Phone: (636) 394-2233 ext. 117
The Reverend MP Panco began serving at St. Mark in November of 2019 after two years in Brunswick, Ohio as a Youth and Christian Education Director. She received her Master of Divinity degree from The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary. MP has served as the Spiritual Director for ecumenical women’s groups, youth events and mission teams and has served in a variety of leadership and support positions.
Latisha GillilandDirector of Children's Ministry
Phone: (636) 394-2233 ext. 118
A native of Knoxville, Tennessee; Latisha Gilliland has served as Children’s Minister and Children’s Choir director in some of the US and Canada’s premier churches. She has been a featured vocalist and pianist on religious television programs in North America and has directed/produced over 40 large-scale musical productions. Latisha received her Bachelor of Music degree in piano from the University of North Florida and her teaching certification from the University of Missouri. She is excited to be at St. Mark Presbyterian Church to join the quest in developing fully devoted followers of Christ!
Marsha MedleyDirector of Music and Organist
Phone: (636) 394-2233 ext. 120
Marsha Medley earned a Bachelor of Music degree from University of Missouri-Columbia and a Master of Music from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio. She began her service in church music at age 12, after a nun gave her six organ lessons. Marsha has served in a variety of church denominations in the St. Louis, Chicago Area, and Cincinnati. She is also a well-known piano teacher locally. Since taking the reins of the music program at St. Mark, Marsha has sought to expand the variety of music for worship and increase the participation of people with varying ages in this ministry.