Located in Toano, Virginia

Meet our amazing staff!


Office contact information:

Phone: 757-566-0162

Email: office.mtvernon@gmail.com


Charles ("Chuck") McHose


Pastor Chuck has been serving as interim pastor at Mt. Vernon since November 2019. He and his wife Pam live in Norge. This is the second parish that Pastor Chuck has served while in retired status in the Virginia Conference of the UMC. He has been affiliated with Mt. Vernon church in various ways since his retirement in 2008.

Kim Romberg

Kim Romberg

Administrative Assistant & Business Manager

Kim has been the Administrative Assistant since 2006. She enjoys all aspects of working in a church office, but she especially loves the people at Mt. Vernon. The people are open and friendly and volunteer to help in the office whenever needed. Kim has lived in Toano for 20 years and has been married to her husband, Leif, for 37 years. They have a daughter, Sarah, and son-in-law, Ryan.

Carol Kendall

Organist & Choir Director


Carol has been playing the organ at Mt. Vernon for over 40 years. She and her husband, Jack, have been members since 1977. They have one living son, Jason, who lives with his wife, Beth, and three children in Lynchburg. Carol loves working with her choir and sharing beautiful music with our church. She’s a retired fifth grade teacher from Norge Elementary School and currently tutors reading there.