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Marilyn obtained her B.S. in Business Administration from Montclair State College (NJ) and worked in finance and banking until 1990. Her initial call to ministry came shortly after returning to her Christian faith in 1989. She obtained a Masters of Arts in Religion with a concentration in counseling from the Evangelical School of Theology in 1993 and was hired by Jubilee Ministries, Inc. to serve as a part-time chaplain assistant in the Lebanon County Correctional Facility. Marilyn and her husband, Bill, joined Mount Gretna UMC in 1994.

In 1998, Marilyn was appointed to MtG as the Associate Pastor or Prison Ministry and while participating in the Disciple Study, sensed a second call to licensed or ordained ministry. She returned to E.S.T. for an M.Div. equivalent degree which she completed in 2007. Today, she 3/4 time as the Women's Chaplain and Chaplain Coordinator at LCCF and, along with Pastor Mike, serves the MtG congregation as well.

Marilyn is a member of the PA Prison Chaplains Assoc. and the Lebanon County Drug and Alcohol Commission's Advisory Board. Marilyn especially enjoys working with those who are caught in addictions and guiding those who have drifted away from their faith or who never had faith find their way to a life changing relationship with God through. Jesus. She also has a special place in her heart for the MtG Church. Marilyn loves spending time with her husband, family and friends, the beach and spiritual retreats.

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