Meet our Church Staff
The church staff is responsible for the management of our church through various ways.
Pastor Zavandro Andriamaheninkaja (aka Hoda Zavandro)
Pastor Hoda was ordained on the 8th of July 1999, in Tsihombe - Madagascar. He has been serving, as Pastor, in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) since 2002. He enjoys proclaiming the “Love of Christ”, teaching the Word of God and praising the Lord through music.
Director of Senior, Mens & Handbell Choirs
Mary has served at St. John’s since 1998. She earned a Service Playing Certificate from the American Guild of Organists and has served as organist and/or choir director for several Episcopal, United Churches of Christ and Lutheran churches in the area...More about Mary
Susan joined the St. John’s staff if September of 2019. She was previously employed as a legislative assistant to 2 local Maryland State Delegates, as well as a Frederick County delegate. She also has experience working as a church administrative assistant.More about Susan
Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. But woe to the one who falls when there is not another to lift him up.