Archives for January 2017

Bruce W. Woodcock named partnership officer for Asia and the Pacific

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Rev. Bruce W. Woodcock has been named Episcopal Church partnership officer for Asia and the Pacific, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff. In his position as the partnership officer for Asia and the Pacific, Woodcock will be responsible for nurturing Episcopal Church relationships with Anglican […]

Bradley S. Hauff named Episcopal Church indigenous missioner

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Rev. Bradley S. Hauff has been named the Episcopal Church missioner for indigenous ministries, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff. As missioner for indigenous ministries, Hauff will be responsible for enabling and empowering Indigenous peoples and their respective communities within the Episcopal Church. His primary […]

West Baltimore urban missioner named

[Diocese of Maryland] The Rev. Ramelle McCall has been appointed the new diocesan urban missioner for West Baltimore and priest-in-charge at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. The joint announcement was made by the Rt. Rev. Eugene Taylor Sutton, bishop of Maryland, and the vestry of Holy Trinity Church. “We are delighted to partner with the parish […]

Jeremy Tackett named Episcopal Church digital evangelist

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Jeremy Tackett has been named the Episcopal Church digital evangelist, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff. In this new full-time position, Tackett’s duties will include strategizing efforts for the building of relationships, creating community and fostering an aspirational online social presence by managing and implementing the […]

John E. Colón to retire as director of human resources

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has announced the retirement of John E. Colón as the Episcopal Church’s director of human resources, a position he has held since 1989. “John has served the church as a member of the staff of four presiding bishops,” Curry said. “What a tenure of […]

Carl Wright reaches required majority in canonical consent process for bishop suffragan for armed services and federal ministries

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Rev. Carl Wright that the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process have been received for bishop suffragan for armed services and federal ministries. […]

North Carolina adds two bishop candidates by petition

[Diocese of North Carolina press release] The Standing Committee of the Diocese of North Carolina is pleased to announce the addition of two petition candidates to the slate of nominees for the 12th bishop diocesan of the diocese. The additional nominees are: The Rev. George Adamik – St. Paul’s, Cary, North Carolina The Rev. Canon […]

Episcopal Relief & Development welcomes four new members to Board of Directors

[Episcopal Relief & Development] Episcopal Relief & Development welcomes four new members to its Board of Directors: The Rt. Rev. Mary Gray-Reeves (Diocese of El Camino Real), The Rt. Rev. Wilfrido Ramos Orench (Diocese of Puerto Rico), Mark D. Constantine (Diocese of Southern Virginia) and Meg L. DeRonghe (Diocese of Olympia). “Effective leadership of Episcopal Relief […]