Meet Our Staff
Rev. Mary Gene Boteler, Pastor
Rev. Boteler was called to Second Church in 2006 from Zanesville, OH where she had been a pastor for 16 years. A native of Mississippi, she has served congregations in Kansas, Tennessee, and Alabama. A graduate and Distinguished Alumna of Louisville Presbyterian Seminary, Boteler has served the church both nationally and internationally. Presently she is serving on the Board of Directors of the Presbyterian Publishing Corporation and the Board of Trustees of Louisville Seminary. She is married to the Dr. Rick Nutt, who is a professor at Muskingum University; they have two grown daughters, a son-in-law, and one grandchild.
Andrew Peters, Pastoral Musician
Andrew Peters has served at Second Church since 2007. He holds degrees from St. Olaf College and the Cleveland Institute
Rev. Julie March, Parish Associate
Rev. March joined the staff of Second Church in 2011. A graduate of Eden Theological Seminary, she served Trinity Presbyterian Church in University City, MO until her retirement. Married to the late-Curtis March, a Presbyterian minister, they have six children, five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Rev. Don Cochran, Parish Associate
Rev. Cochran became a parish associate at Second Church in 2009. He received his Doctor of Ministry from Eden Theological Seminary in Pastoral Care and Counseling and retired from Webster Groves Presbyterian Church in 2008. His wife, Charlet, retired from the Webster Groves School District where she was a full-day kindergarten teacher. They have two daughters, Andrea Cochran and Laurel Smith, and one grandchild, Caleb Smith.
Mary Gene Boteler - Pastor