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Rev. Mary Robinson


As she leads and serves, Pastor Mary brings a passion for congregational life and the people of St. Mark. Prior to her arrival at St. Mark she served ELCA congregations in San Diego, California; Papillion, Nebraska; Redwood, New York; Berlin, New Jersey and as interim pastor for the New England Synod.



Phone: 860-887-6826

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Eric Heinrich


Vicar Eric is finishing his Master of Divinity from United Lutheran Seminary by serving as an intern at St. Mark. He experienced his call to church ministry after having worked in the municipal parks and recreation field and also as a third grade teacher. He is passionate about bringing folks of all ages into a deeper relationship with God. He feels a strong call for working with individuals who are marginalized.



Phone: 860-887-6826




Ian (YAHN) Frenkel

Minister of Music

An active arranger, conductor, composer, educator and pianist in the New England area, Ian serves as Minister of Music here and as Director of Cadet Instrumental and Bands at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. A jazz organist, he received a Bachelor of Music degree from Manhattan School of Music and specializes in early jazz styles, Dixieland, and swing ensembles.  

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Linda Mandel

Office Administrator

Linda ensures that things run smoothly at St. Mark, home of The Place. General questions and care needs can be directed to her.


Phone: 860-887-6826