Altar Server Ministry

Boys and girls who have made First Holy Communion
Coordinator: Joan Horne 310-821-5947

Altar Society

Volunteers care for the Altar area, Sacristy and Altar Linens
Coordinator: Chris Putzinger 310-396-3265

Bereavement and Funerals

In training – Volunteers will assist priests and families during funerals

Church Environment

Volunteers coordinate the church environment throughout the year

Judy Lopez

Eucharistic Ministry

Mass Ministers – Assist the presider with the distribution of the Eucharist at Sunday Liturgies and Holy Days.                                                                                                 Coordinator (English): MaryAnn Long 310-717-2645                                       Coordinator (Espanol): Juan Hernandez 424-309-3994

Ministers to the Sick – Bring the Eucharist to the Elderly, homebound and infirmed.
Coordinator (English): Fr. Albert van der Woerd 310-821-5058                               Coordinator (Español): Ofelia Gonazalez 310-306-8768

Ministers to Marina Del Rey Hospital – Bring the Eucharist to Catholic patients while at Marina Del Rey Hospital.
Coordinator: Fr. Albert van der Woerd 310-821-5058 and Hospital Chaplain.


Coordinator: Rosa Gonzalez 310-752-3891

Greeting and Hospitality Ministry

Welcome parishioners and visitors to Sunday Masses and other special liturgies.

Knights of Columbus

Fraternity of Catholic Men who serve the Catholic Church, St. Mark Parish and School
Grand Knight: George Arias 760-888-7321

Lector Ministry

Lectors proclaim the Word of God at all of our Liturgical Celebrations.
Coordinator (English): Michael Shindle  310-821-5058
Coordinator (Español): Eric Yela 310-463-9080

Meals on Wheels

Volunteers from Saint Mark Parish volunteer to bring hot meals to homebound and special needs individuals.
Coordinator: Pam 310-559-0666

Music Ministry

Parishioners of all ages who share their gifts of music:

Children’s Choir (9:00 a.m. Sundays)
Director: Maeve Becker 310-902-0109

Adults who can match pitch, sing in tune, blend their voices with the ensemble, be part of a team and share their musical gifts

Parish Choir (10:30 a.m. Sundays)
Director: Valerie Vinnard 323-939-0391

Spanish Choir (12:00 noon Sundays)
Director(s): Alex Venegas 213-675-0564

Contemporary Choir (5:30 p.m. Sundays)
Director: Maeve Becker 310-902-0109

Mark Balling 310-390-3646

Peace and Justice Outreach

Parishioners interested in serving others in outreach ministries such as Loaves and Fishes, Detention Ministry, Monthly Homeless Feeding Program.
Coordinator: Deacon Joseph Girard 310-822-1201

Powerhouse of Prayer

Special organization and outreach to parishioners who offer up their illness in prayer and support for Saint Mark School.
Coordinator: Estela Reynoso 310-822-1201

Prayer Group

In English: Judy Girard 310-822-1201
En Español: Luis Vazquez 310-754-9747

St Vincent de Paul

Call: 424-272-1629

Usher Ministry

Coordinator: Scott Haberkon 310-493-3378

Young Adult ministry


Twitter: @saintmarkyam

Youth Ministry

Coordinator (English):
(To be named) 310-822-1201
Coordinator (Spanish):
Jaime Perez 310-821-5058 ext 248