Jackie Overton
Director of Youth & Family Ministries

Jackie joined the St. Mark’s staff in February of 2010.  Jackie holds a B.A. in Biblical Studies from Eastern University. She also holds a certificate of Youth and Family Ministry through FORMA and Bexley Seabury Seminary.  Prior to coming to St. Mark’s, Jackie was the full time youth minister at St. Margaret of Scotland Episcopal Church in Sarasota.

Jackie has served as a Camp Director for the Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida, and on both national youth leadership teams and regional youth ministry design teams. She currently serves on the Steering Committee for Happening, a Christian Experience for High School students and volunteers as a summer camp chaplain for the Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida.

Jackie has a passion for raising youth as leaders in the church and strives to achieve this using the Peer Ministry Model. It is her hope that St. Mark’s Youth Ministry program will be and inclusive place for teens to explore their faith, led by teens.

In addition to her work in the church, Jackie serves as the Cultural Liaison to Futuro Lleno De Esperanza in Santiago, Dominican Republic and helps to coordinate service learning trip to the area.

She and her husband Brian have been married since 2010 and have three children Benjamin, Logan, and Eden.



Contact Jackie: stmarksveniceyouth@gmail.com

  • Jackie Overton
    Director of Youth & Family Ministries