Maresi Brown - Dir. of Family Ministries, Contemporary Worship
Maresi grew up in Connecticut and attended Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, where she earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education. She has taught middle and high school music and preschool classes. Maresi volunteered with the St. Luke's Youth group for one year prior to becoming the Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries in 2004. She also is the contemporary worship leader and sings in the SpiritWalk praise band. Maresi enjoys being able to serve the St. Luke's community in so many different ways. She and her husband Timon share the joy and hilarity of being parents to 14 year old Henry, 10 year old Maria, and 3 year old William.
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Laura Ward - Food Pantry Director
Laura was born a 'Navy Brat' on Great Lakes Naval Training Center in IL. She has a brother, Ken, and moved with her family all over the world. When her father retired from the Navy she moved to Des Moines, Iowa, and then in 1983, moved to Orlando. Her career was mostly in photo labs and in sales & hospitality. After developing a disability at age 35, she stopped working and started volunteering with a friend at a food pantry, and has never tired of it! She is grateful to St. Luke's for making the food pantry ministry what it is today. "We are in a wonderful, God-loving church making my dreams come true. I feel as if I've prepared my whole life to be Food Pantry Director here. I am so blessed that St. Luke's United Methodist Church is here for me. I am a proud member." Laura is married and lives here in St. Petersburg with her dogs - Max, Marty, and Bonnie Blue.
Contact Laura at FoodPantry@st-lukesumc.com.
Peggy BeVille - Director of Traditional Music, Organist
Peggy earned her Bachelor of Music degree in church music from Stetson University in DeLand, Florida. She has thirty years of experience playing in Episcopal and United Methodist churches. She thoroughly enjoys worshiping the Lord with St. Luke's new three-manual Rodgers organ.
Contact Peggy at email@example.com.