Mary Ellen Vernon
Mary Ellen is a graduate of Presbyterian College and the Presbyterian School of Christian Education (now Union Presbyterian Seminary). She has known since she was in high school that she wanted to follow in her father’s footsteps and pursue a church career. Mary Ellen has lived in the Shenandoah Valley, Pittsburgh, and most recently Greenville, SC.
Mary Ellen has two young adult children. Her son, James, is a student at Davidson College, pursuing a degree in Political Science. Her daughter, Langley, is spending a year as a Young Adult Volunteer with the PCUSA in Washington, DC. Langley is working for the Office of Public Witness and Capital Hill Presbyterian Church.
Mary Ellen moved to Pinehurst in May 2019 and has enjoyed exploring the area. You can find her most afternoons walking Rosie, her border collie/shepherd mix rescue. She also enjoys photography, outdoor concerts, car karaoke, collecting vintage postcards, cooking and gardening.