JIM MEADOR  

Groundskeeper, Usher

Jim Meador has worked for many years keeping the grounds of St. Mary's Church beautiful and well kept. He also serves as an Usher on Sunday morning, greeting us all.

Melody Oliphant

Communications Coordinator, Member of the Bishop's Committee, Altar Guild member, Eucharistic Minister

Melody keeps members up to date with news in the newsletter and on facebook. She serves on the Bishop's Committee, as an Altar Guild member, and as Eucharistic Minister, offering the Holy Chalice at Eucharist.

Dallin Baldwin 

Parish Organist

Dallin is the organist at St. Mary's. He is in charge of the maintenance of the instruments and also directs the parish choir. Dallin is currently an organ performance student at Brigham Young University

Steve Casazza

Bishop's Committee Member,

Junior Warden

As Junior Warden, Steve is responsible for the grounds and building maintenance. He is also responsible for our clean-up days and for the St. Francis Garden. 

The REv. FR. TIM YANNI

Assisting Priest

Tim is the youngest priest in the Dioceses of Utah. He graduated with a Master of Divinity in 2016 from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, California. He also holds an MBA and has studied journalism and business. He is passionate about pastoral ministry, having worked in hospital and prison chaplaincy.


Robert Redd   

Small Group Leader   

Robert Redd is St. Mary's Sunday Morning Small Group leader for our Adult Discussion Group. The group meets at

9:15 AM in the library on Sunday mornings. 

Roy Varghese

Altar Guild Coordinator, Usher    

Roy takes care of the worship preparation and clean-up before and after most of our worship services. His dedication to this sacred practice is meaningful and essential. As the Coordinator of the Altar Guild he takes care of the sacred instruments of our worship. We're very grateful to Roy for arriving early and staying late.

Lila Anderson  

Fellowship Hour   

Lila is one of the longest serving members of St. Mary's Church. For years she has coordinated the Fellowship hour at St. Mary's Church. This time after church each Sunday is part of the very fiber of our community and provides a time for us to come together and share in some good conversation and yummy desserts.

George Benish

Treasurer   

George Benish is responsible for the financial security and safety of the Church. His skill as a trained accountant has helped St. Mary's continue in its commitment to wise stewardship and financial transparency. 

Mary Allen  

Bookkeeper, Eucharistic Minister   

Mary Allen assists the Church Treasurer in keeping our accounts up to date and our budget in line. She has volunteered as our bookkeeper for many years and is an important part of the financial well-being of the Church. Mary also serves as a Eucharistic Minister, offering the Holy Chalice on Sunday mornings.

Arlene Dutro  

Communion Bread  

Arlene is the Head of our communion bread ministry. She and other volunteers bake new loaves of bread for our weekly communion services. Her recipe isn't secret, ask her and she'll be more than happy to let you in on the fun of "Church Baking".

Steven Nordstrom  

Food & Care Coalition Coordinator, Bishop's Committee Member, & Senior Warden 

Steve Nordstrom  coordinates volunteers and donations to help the homeless in Utah County get some much needed food and rest. He is also the driving force behind the Community Garden. Steven is Fr. Peter's right hand man, as he serves as the Senior Warden.

The REv. Deacon Sandra Jones

Vocational Deacon

Dcn. Sandra plays an integral part at St. Mary's Church including leading the Food and Care Coalition Ministry, the Garden of Warmth, the Community Garden, as well as working with the Sunday Ministries.

Serena Benish 

CMOP Coordinator,
Bishop's Committee Member

Serena is our Community Music Outreach Program Coordinator and acts as a liaison between Utah County musicians and the church. Anyone hoping to host a student recital or sing in one of our non-Sunday services may coordinate with Serena to do so. Serena is a member of the Bishop's Committee, the governing board at St. Mary's Church.

Heidi Memmott 

Facility Manager & Custodian 

Heidi is our Facility Manager and Custodian. She is responsible for day to day care of the facility, small group scheduling, and providing a sanctuary to small groups at St. Mary's. Her connections with the recovery groups at St. Mary's runs deep and we are lucky to have her working with us in our efforts to help those in need.

The Rev. Dr. Peter J. Van Hook

Priest-in-Charge

​As Priest-in-Charge, Fr. Peter is responsible for both the Temporal and Spiritual affairs of St. Mary's Church. He has served in his current position since he was called by Bishop Hayashi in 2012.

Stan King

Usher

​Stan loves greeting members of the Parish and visitors as they come through our bright red doors each Sunday. He also helps prepare the Church on Sunday mornings by setting up the hymns and chapel for worship.​


50 West 200 North, Provo, Utah | Sundays at 10:30am | All are welcome, God loves you as you are!