Sexton for Buildings and Grounds
Mark Twombly grew up in Madison, CT and graduated from Hand High School in 1974. He Went into the Air Force right out of high school and spent four years working on F-4 and F-111 fighter aircraft as a mechanic in England. He trained to become a flight engineer and flew as a crew member on C-141 cargo planes for six years in South Carolina and New Jersey. When Mark left the Air Force, he had a career as a flight engineer flying B-727, L-1011 and DC-10 aircraft for several different charter and cargo airlines. In between some of the flying jobs, Mark worked as an aircraft mechanic and Director of Maintenance for Shoreline Aviation at Griswold Airport in Madison and Tweed New Haven. Mark ended his flying career in 2006 and started a home remodeling and repair business. He started working part time for First Church in 2013 and went full time a couple of years later. He has been an essential part of our team ever since.