Meet the Staff
Rev. Mark Nazarian has been a Presbyterian pastor since 1978. He grew up in the San Joaquin Valley and attended Fresno State University. After finishing his Masters of Divinity at Fuller Theological Seminary, he took his first call as Assistant Pastor of Christian Education and Youth here at Hanford First Presbyterian church. He served at Fair Oaks Presbyterian church in the Sacramento area for ten years, and then served twenty-nine years as the Senior Pastor at St. Andrews Presbyterian church in Redondo Beach. He most recently served as Interim Pastor at 1st Presbyterian Church in Visalia. Mark and his wife, Jenny have been married for forty-two years, have two grown children and two grandsons.
Director of Children & Youth Ministries
Jaime is a proud Navy wife and mom to two wonderful children. She and her husband moved to the Hanford area in 2009 and have been attending First Presbyterian Church ever since. In addition to spending time with her family and teaching the next generation all about what an awesome God we serve, Jaime enjoys traveling, reading and learning new things.
"Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, and in purity"
1 Timothy 4:12
Annette Rajskup is a wife, and mother of two terrific children. She enjoys activities with her family and manages her own photography business.
“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”