Church Staff

Church Staff

Acting Senior Pastor

The Rev. Amy Carlson

Amy was born and raised in the Presbyterian Church. She comes from a long-line of Presbyterian ministers (the force is strong in her family!). She graduated in May 2015 from Lancaster Theological Seminary with her Master of Divinity. While in seminary, Amy served for two years as the seminary intern at Maryland Presbyterian Church in Towson, MD, and also served as the Moderator of the Seminary Community Council. Prior to seminary she worked for T. Rowe Price as a Retirement…
Minister of Music

Alex Ashman

A native of Mount Union PA, Alexander Ashman is thrilled to become the Music Director at Second Presbyterian Church! Upon receiving his Undergraduate Degree in Music Education at Messiah College in 2017, Alex entered the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University to study with Renée Anne Louprette, where he graduated in 2019 with a Master of Music Degree in Organ Performance. In addition to his graduate studies, Alex served as Director of Music at St. Saviour Roman…
Interim Office Administrative Assistant

Andrea Hughes

Andrea is a life-long member of Second Presbyterian Church and was both baptized and confirmed there. She received a B.A. from Smith College in 2018 with a degree in Film and Media Studies, and has been a part of many theatre productions, both at Smith and professionally, working as a stage manager and producer. In the fall of 2018, Andrea moved to Austin, Texas to manage two theatre productions before returning to her hometown in Howard County, Maryland.  Throughout the…
Bookkeeper

Caroline Mapp

Caroline Macsherry Mapp currently serves as the church’s bookkeeper. Since July of 2013, she has carefully tracked all of the church’s income and expenditures. Born and raised in Roland Park in Baltimore, she graduated from Mercy High School in 1990, and received her bachelor’s degree in business management from Villa Julie College in 1994. In addition to Second Presbyterian, Caroline is the bookkeeper for Roland Park Presbyterian Church, Handel Choir of Baltimore, Buckingham Manor Townhouse Association, Greenleaf Construction and Caring…