Archives for February 2017

Ann Hallisey to retire, Andrew Hybl to become new CDSP dean of students

Jamie Nelson to become manager of admissions

[Church Divinity School of the Pacific] The Rev. Andrew Hybl (CAS ’1) will become Church Divinity School of the Pacific’s dean of students in May when the Rev. L. Ann Hallisey (DMin ’05) retires from that position, the Very Rev. W. Mark Richardson, president and dean, announced Feb. 24. Hybl has served as director of […]

Melanie Mullen named Episcopal Church director of reconciliation, justice and creation care

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Rev. Melanie Mullen of Richmond, Virginia, has been named the Episcopal Church director of reconciliation, justice and creation care, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff. In this new full-time position, Mullen will lead the church’s work on domestic poverty and Jubilee Ministries, and shepherd the […]

Courtney Cowart named to head Society for the Increase of the Ministry

[Society for the Increase of the Ministry press release] The Society for the Increase of the Ministry announces the appointment of Courtney V. Cowart as its incoming executive director effective March 1. SIM’s current executive director, Thomas Moore, will serve with Cowart until his retirement from that position on SIM’s 160th birthday, October 2, 2017. […]

New editor named for Anglican Communion News Service

[Anglican Communion News Service] A former BBC World Service journalist, Bernadette Kehoe, has taken over as the new editor of the Anglican Communion News Service. Kehoe succeeds Gavin Drake who had been interim editor since late 2015. Full article.

Primus of Scottish Episcopal Church announces his retirement

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Most Rev David Chillingworth, primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, has announced he will retire at the end of July. Bishop David was consecrated as Bishop of St. Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane in 2005 and was elected primus four years later. Full article.

New coordinator for the International Anglican Family Network

[Anglican Communion News Service] The International Anglican Family Network has appointed a new co-ordinator, Deacon Angela Morrison, who will be taking over from Sally Thompson, recently retired from the role after a quarter of a century. Full article.

Stuart Hoke receives Recovery Ministries of the Episcopal Church’s Samuel Shoemaker Award

The Rev. Stuart Hoke was honored with the Samuel Shoemaker Award at the annual meeting of the Recovery Ministries of the Episcopal Church last November.  In a recent telephone interview, Hoke mentioned the words of Bill W., founder of Alcoholics Anonymous: “Showing others who suffer how we were given help is the very thing which […]

Tom Callard named dean of Christ Church Cathedral, Springfield, Massachusetts

[Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts] The Chapter of Christ Church Cathedral, Springfield, MA, has voted to call the Rev. Tom Callard to serve as the eighth dean of Christ Church Cathedral effective Feb. 2. Callard has served as priest-in-charge since the Very Rev. James G Munroe retired in the summer of 2015. Callard came to […]