Pastor Eric Anderson



Pastor Eric joined St Marys Naz as the Senior Pastor in March of 2023.  He went to Mt. Vernon Nazarene College and worked as a Youth & Worship Pastor out of college.  In between and alongside ministry opportunities, Eric spent 28 years at UPS and retired from there in 2017 when God called him back into full-time ministry.  He has been an Associate Pastor and a Lead Campus Pastor prior to coming to St. Marys.


Favorite Food:  Chicken and veggies. No lima beans...ever, anywhere!

Favorite Bible verse:  Psalm 56:3.  "When I am afraid, I will trust in Him."

Hobbies/Interests:  I love southern gospel music.

Something interesting or something you dont know about him:  I sang in a southern gospel quartet for many years.  We won the National Quartet Competition in 2005.




Preston Whiteman

Youth Intern


Preston comes to us from Morgantown, West Virgina.  He spent some time at MVNU and is now an online student at Liberty University.  Preston will be studying ministry at Nazarene Bible College.


Favorite Food:  Apple Pie.  If you make him one, He will be glad to share!

Favorite Bible verse:  

Hobbies/Interests:  Likes video games and lots of different sports.

Something interesting or something you dont know about him:  








Favorite Food:  Steak

Favorite Bible verse:  Jeremiah 29:11.  "For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."

Hobbies/Interests:  I am a swim coach and love the water.  I also enjoy crafting.

Something interesting or something you dont know about her:  I have worked with children and have been in ministry since I was 20 years old.  I gave my life to Christ when I was 18.






Kellie Anderson





Kellie became the secretary in March of 2023, when her husband took the Senior Pastor position here at St. Marys Naz.  Kellie served as a church secretary and bookkeeper for 18 years in North Olmsted, Ohio. She loves this role in the church and feels like it is a great way for her to help the ministry.


Favorite Food:  Pizza...all day every day!

Favorite Bible verse:   Psalm 139...not a verse...the whole chapter!  It's full of such good stuff.

Hobbies/Interests:  I love reading. I love southern gospel music and singing and worship is part of my passion.

Something interesting or something you dont know about her:  I don't eat anything blue, unless its natural in its color!  








Favorite Food:  Fried Chicken

Favorite Bible verse:   Psalms 23

Hobbies/Interests:  I love any sports and my grandkids.

Something interesting or something you dont know about him:  Nothing!  I am an open book!