Darin Seaman,

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Pastor Darin is new to the St. Cloud community in the fall of 2011. Darin served a church in Omaha, NE, prior to St. Cloud. Darin is a graduate of Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary and the University of Northern Iowa. Darin is married with three children.


Mark Giese,
Youth & Campus

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Mark Giese came to FPC in July, 2010. Mark has served as Youth Minister in congregations in Minnesota and South Dakota since 1995. Mark credits his experience on staff at a Bible camp in South Dakota for introducing him to a career in youth ministry. Mark is married with one child. Mark is a graduate of Minnesota State University in Moorhead, with a degree in Elementary Education.


Don Fortner,
Music Director

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Don currently serves as the Music Director for First Presbyterian Church and has worked for others churches in Central Minnesota. He brings with him a desire for people to grow in their faith as they sing God's praises. Don is married and has three children.

Scott Varner,
Facilities Manager

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I was baptized at First Presbyterian church in 1961 by the Rev Harry S. Dodgson. In 1986, I found my way back to church and married Lynette M Haber. We raised two wonderful daughters Alia and Marissa with the help of this congregation. In 2010, I had an opportunity to become a member of the staff in the position of Sexton. The warmth and encouragement I receive from every one reassures me of God continued presence in my life.