Our Staff

paula picPaula Smith, Pastor

Pastor Paula and her husband, Rob,┬áhave been at St. Mark’s since 2012. They have two grown sons, Robert and Alex and his wife, Nicole; a granddaughter, Addison; and a grandson, Gavin. Paula’s office hours are 1 pm – 4 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. If you need to see her at other times, please call the church office (816-257-1812) to make an appointment.


Amy Armstrong, Associate Pastor

Amy is currently a certified candidate, intending to attend Licensing School in May, 2018 to become a Licensed Local Pastor. Following that, she plans to attend seminary with the goal of becoming an elder. Amy’s office hours are 1 pm – 4 pm on Tuesdays.


Asia picAsia Townsend, Administrative Assistant

Asia has 4 children: Adreon, Adreal, Carl, and Christian. In addition to her duties as administrative assistant, Asia also runs the Community Clothes Closet and the Bread of Life Food Pantry. Asia’s office hours are 9 am – 1 pm, Monday through Friday.

greg picGreg Price, organist/pianist