Marlene is Vineyard Columbus' Women's Pastor since 2002. She's originally from Cleveland, Ohio and attended Case Western Reserve University, where she met her husband, Rich (senior pastor). It was through Marlene that Rich came to follow Jesus. After they were married, they moved to Columbus and got involved with, what would become, Vineyard Columbus. She has a passion to see women made whole in Christ and released into ministry. Rich and Marlene have been married for over 35 years and have two grown, married children: and six grandschildren.