Mark Michael is the interim rector of Saint Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Herndon, Virginia. A native of rural Western Maryland, he is a graduate of Duke University and Wycliffe Hall, Oxford. Prior to moving to Virginia, he served small town congregations in Maryland and New York, and was assistant chaplain and a history and religion master at Saint James School. He and his wife, Allison, have two sons. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing and gardening.