Matt Mardis-LeCroy became senior minister of Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ in Des Moines, Iowa in November of 2014. Plymouth is a progressive church of more than 3,000 members in the heart of the Midwest. He had served Plymouth in various pastoral roles since 2005. Before making the move to Iowa, Matt was pastor at The Community Church of Little Neck, New York.
An ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, Matt holds a Bachelor of Religion degree from Messiah College and a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary. In 2013 he completed his Doctor of Ministry degree in preaching at Chicago Theological Seminary. Matt is married to Mary Beth Mardis-LeCroy, an ordained Presbyterian minister. They have one daughter, Ellie, one son, Wil, and two cats