Reverend Dr. Roy W. Howard is the Pastor of Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in North Bethesda Maryland where he served the congregation since 2001. He is the Book Editor of The Presbyterian Outlook. Roy is an active member of Presbyterians for Middle East Peace. Under his leadership the Saint Mark congregation has been a leader in Christian-Jewish dialogue, having traveled with interfaith groups to Israel several times. He is married to Claudia Howard and they have two adult daughter and a beloved dog named Patrick.