Chairman of the Deacons:     Thomas Littleton

Organist:  Diane Harrison

Diane is our hard working organist who provides the church with instrumental selections during the prelude and offertory time.  Her time commitment to provide this part of our worship is very appreciated by the folks at Wake Union.

Meet Our Staff


Pastor:   Mark W. Harrison


Mark comes to us after finishing a career as a signal equipment design review engineer with NCDOT; he arrived at Wake Union in May of 2013.   His formal Bible training came from Moody Bible Institute, where he enrolled in the external studies program in 1992, that work was completed in 1996; this is in addition to almost 30 years of personal Bible study.   Mark's early pulpit ministry consisted of filling pulpits for area pastors and serving as an interim pastor.

Mark married the former Diane Williams of Wake Forest on Dec. 1st, 1984.  They were blessed with twin sons in 1989, Travis and Lamar.  Lamar passed away in 2007.


Thomas is a long time member of Wake Union Baptist Church.  He has served the Lord and His people in many capacities throughout his Christian life gaining much experience and godly wisdom, which is a resource that is invaluable to our church.  Thomas has two married children, Dale and Tommy, along with two grandchildren.  His wife of 55 years, Bahma, went home to be with the Lord in February of 2016.

Marti is a very experienced pianist with loads of "keyboard personality."  She adds a happiness and joy to our singing while maintaining a worshipful tone.  Marti retired from  the City of Raleigh in 2018 and has two adult sons, Daniel and Zane, both are married.  Marti's husband, Randy, went home to be with the Lord in 2012.

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Pianist:    Marti Gibson


​​Music Director:   Sophia Son


Sophia is originally from South Korea and was raised the daughter of a Baptist pastor.  Sophia's technical expertise, along with her playful spirit, has made quite a difference in our adult choir.  She is also a very excellent pianist and serves as chapel pianist at Southeastern Seminary where she and her husband, Joseph, are working on their Master's degrees.  They have been blessed with twin sons, Joshua and Jaden.