Rev. Dr. Anne Clark Duncan

Minister for Pastoral Visitation


The Rev. Dr. Anne Clark Duncan serves our church as Associate Pastor for Congregational Care, including pastoral care and visitation, the Deacon ministry, individual and premarital counseling, Walking the Mourners' Path (Grief Recovery), Stephen Ministry, Marriage Preparation and Communications and Technology.

Anne first received an undergraduate degree in English and the Humanities and a Masters degree in Management. She spent a number of years in book and magazine publishing; i n the financial services area as a Human Resources Manager with the Vanguard Group; and on the faculty of Eastern University, teaching adult students in undergraduate and graduate classes, before starting her Master of Divinity degree program.

She graduated with an Master of Divinity degree from Palmer Theological Seminary in 2002 and served for two years as a hospital and hospice chaplain in the Jefferson/Main Line Health System before being called to congregational ministry and ordained, in June of 2004.

Anne had served for three and a half years as Solo Pastor of the Beverly Hills Presbyterian Church in Delaware County when she was called by God to Wayne Presbyterian as an Associate Pastor.

She completed her Doctor in Ministry/Marriage and Family Systems degree in 2010 and is available to meet with parishioners for individual or couples' counseling and marriage preparation. Anne works closely with Wayne's Deacon ministries of compassion and outreach as well. She is active in our women's ministry as the facilitator of our Word Before Work Bible Study on Wednesday mornings.

As a trained Stephen Leader, Anne has served as a pastoral liaison to our lay caregivers in the Stephen Ministry; and as an ordained elder, she chaired the Discipleship Subcommittee of Session for several years. She currently serves the Philadelphia Presbytery on the Permanent Judicial Commission and the Strategy Team.

Anne can be reached at or 610.688.8700 ext. 217.