Tim Marinelli

Teaching Elder
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Tim Marinelli was called as a pastor of Emmanuel OPC in 2020. Due to his father’s military career, Rev. Marinelli grew up living in a wide variety of locations. After completing his undergraduate degree at Northwestern College (Orange City, IA) in 2003, he and his wife, Renita, were married and moved to Virginia for his physical therapy graduate program at Old Dominion University.

Rev. Marinelli worked as a physical therapist for a children’s hospital for several years in Virginia before pursuing his seminary training for the ministry. In 2015, he graduated from Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary (M.Div) in South Carolina. He and his wife have seven children.

Scott Allen

Ruling Elder
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Scott is a retired US Navy officer. He is married to beautiful Bonnie and they have 4 wonderful children.  He was a deacon in the OPC before coming to Emmanuel.  Scott works in industrial sales.

Gerald Stanton

Ruling Elder
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Gerald is a software developer who is married to Heather and they have nine children.  This is his second time serving as an elder in a Presbyterian church.