Archives for August 2016

Moses Alexander Greene named St. Augustine’s University communications head

[Saint Augustine’s University press release] Saint Augustine’s University has named Moses Alexander Greene to a newly-formed senior management/faculty position.  Greene will assume the role of chief communications officer/assistant professor of media and communications. Greene will lead the university’s communications and media efforts, amplify its social media presence as well as oversee the content management of […]

Cathy Deats joins North Carolina diocese as regional canon

[Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina press release] The Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina welcomes the Rev. Cathy Deats to the diocesan leadership team as regional canon to the eastern region. A native of Connecticut, Deats graduated from the University of Connecticut with a B.S. and M.S.W., a doctorate from the Hunter School of Social Work […]

Rebecca Linder Blachly named as director of government relations

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has appointed Rebecca Linder Blachly as director of government relations, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff. “Rebecca Blachly provides the capability and knowledge that the Episcopal Church wants and needs when working with our government leaders,” Curry said.  “Please join […]

Randal Gardner appointed CDSP chapel dean

[Church Divinity School of the Pacific] The Rev. Dr. W. Mark Richardson, dean and president of Church Divinity School of the Pacific, announced Aug. 4 that the Rev. Canon Randal Gardner ‘84 will join the seminary in mid-August as dean of All Saints Chapel. “For nearly nine years, Randal has been an active and invaluable […]

Richard L. Nygaard, Federal Court of Appeals judge, ordained deacon

The Honorable Richard L. Nygaard, senior circuit judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, was ordained a deacon by Bishop Sean W. Rowe of the Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania in June at Saint Mark Episcopal Church, Erie, Pennsylvania. Nygaard was born July 9, 1940 in Thief River Falls, Minnesota. Now at the […]