Mark Tippin

Mark Tippin has been the pastor at Valley since July 2019. He is a graduate of Lourdes University, received his Masters of Divinity from Pittsburgh Seminary, and completed course requirements for his Doctorate of Ministry from Reformed Theological Seminary Charlotte. Originally from Ohio, Pastor Mark has served as a pastor for more than a decade…

Nathan Benjamin

Nathan Benjamin serves alongside a terrific team of volunteers and students who help to grow relationships within and outside the youth ministry, while awakening the young people to the love of their Creator and His perfect design for their lives. Nathan and his wife, Kim, have been members of Valley for sixteen years, married for…

Mary Ruth Bisset

Mary Ruth was born and raised in Southern California. While attending Biola University, she traveled with a group of students to River Valley Ranch in Maryland, where she met Tom Bisset. They married in 1964. She finished her education at Towson University with a major in Music Education and taught at Pleasant Plains Elementary for…

Sandy Smith

Sandy grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. She attended Covenant College, graduating in 1981 with a Business Administration major and Bible minor. She has worked as an office administrator at Covenant Seminary, recreational manager and accounting assistant in Yellowstone Nat’l Park, and secretary for a financial lending institution until starting a family with her husband,…