Diocesan Committees

Responsibililty:Program and budget for the work and mission of the Episcopal Church in Delaware 
NameChurchTerm
The Rt. Rev. Kevin S. Brown, Bishop
Mr. Frank Daniels, TreasurerChrist Church, Dover
Canon Judith (Judi) Lane Gregory, Canon for Finance & Administration, Mission Support Team
Mr. Walter (Walt) Lafontaine, Executive Director Camp Arrowhead, Mission Support Team
Ms. Teresa (Teri) Valente, Director Camp Arrowhead, Mission Support Team
Ms. Elizabeth FitzPatrick, President ECWChurch of the Ascension, Claymont
The Rev. Marianne Ell, Clergy RepSt. Luke's Church, Seaford2021
The Rev. Dr. Marta Illueca, Clergy RepBrandywine Collaborative Ministries, Wilmington2021
Ms. Kay Keenan, Vice PresidentChrist Church, Christiana Hundred (Area V)2021
Mr. Jim Pappas, Lay-at-LargeChrist Church, Dover (Area II)2021
Mr. John Michael SophosSt. Peter's Church, Lewes (Area I)2021
Mr. Michael WoodSt. David's Church, Wilmington 2021
The Rev. Juan V. GeorgeTrinity Parish, Wilmington2022
Ms. Anne Alexis Harra, Lay Area VSt. David's Church, Wilmington2022
Ms. Christine Lockwood, Lay-at-LargeChurch of the Ascension, Claymont2022
The Rev. Deacon Christine Miller-Marcin, Clergy RepSt. Peter's Church, Lewes2022
Mr. Mark Owen, Lay-at-LargeSt. John the Baptist Church, Milton2022
Ms. Carol Roy, Lay Area IISt. Paul's Church, Georgetown2022
The Rev. Sarah L. J. Nelson, Clergy RepSt. James, Newport2023
The Rev. Dr. Howell (Howie) Crawford Sasser, Jr., Clergy RepSt. Thomas's Parish, Newark2023
Ms. Michelle Smith, Lay Area IVSts. Andrew & Matthew, Wilmington2023
Ms. Helen Spence, Lay Area IIISt. Thomas's Parish, Newark2023
Mr. Eric Valentine, Lay-at-LargeSt. John the Baptist, Milton2023
Responsibility:All matters relating to the Constitution and Canons of the Episcopal Church in Delaware 
NameChurchTerm
Ms. Anne C. Foster, Esq., ChancellorChrist Church Christiana Hundred, Wilmington
Ms. Felice Jo LamdenImmanuel Church, New Castle2021
Mr. Tom Crowley, ChairSt. Peter's Church, Lewes2022
Ms. Kathryn JakabcinTrinity Parish, Wilmington2023
Mr. Paul Hurdle, IIIAll Saints & St. George's Chapel2024
The Rev. Russell (Russ) BohnerSt. Anne's Church, Middletown2025
ResponsibilityOversight of the disciplinary process for clergy misconduct as defined in title IV of Episcopal Church canons 
NameChurchTerm
Mr. John Day, Church Attorney
The Rev. Ruth Lawson Beresford, Intake OfficerChrist Church Christiana Hundred
Mr. Robert (Bob) Irwin, Intake OfficerImmanuel Church, New Castle
Mrs. Donna Ledbetter, Intake OfficerSt. Peter's, Lewes
The Rev. Margaret Pumphrey, PresidentRetired2021
Mr. Tim WillardSt. Peter's Church, Lewes2021
The Rev. Kim F. CapwellSt.James' Mill Creek, Wilmington2022
Mr. Paul Hurdle IIIAll Saints and St. George's Chapel2022
The Rev. Dr. Marta IlluecaBrandywine Collaborative Ministries2022
The Rev. Deacon Cecily Sawyer HarmonSt. Thomas's Parish, Newark2023
Dr. Edward (Ted) S. WilsonSt. Peter's Church, Lewes2023
The Rev. Canon Mark HarrisSt. Peter's Church, Lewes2024
Ms. Teri Quinn Gray, DeputySt. Thomas's Parish, Newark2024

 

 

ResponsibilityA council of advice to the bishop; gives consent for persons to become candidates for Holy Orders, for ordinations, for elections of bishops in other dioceses, and before any church can sell or mortgage property. When there is no bishop, becomes the ecclesiastical authority of the diocese. 
NameChurchTerm
The Rt. Rev. Kevin S. Brown, Bishop
The Rev. Canon Martha Gay Kirkpatrick, Canon to the Ordinary
Ms. Connie Cooper, Recording SecretarySt. Thomas's Parish, Newark
The Rev. Donna Jean Kiessling, Cor. SecretarySt. Peter's Church, Smyrna2021
Ms. Catherine MaguireCalvary Church, Hillcrest2021
The Rev. Charles (Chuck) WeissChrist Church, Dover2022
Mr. Terry Flanagan, PresidentSt. Barnabas', Wilmington2022
Mr. Jonathan BarrettImmanuel Church, New Castle2023
The Rev. Dr. Ketlen A. SolakBrandywine Collaborative Ministries2023
The Rev, Bradley (Brad) Hinton, DeputySt. David's, Wilmington2024
Ms. Beth Maurer, Esq.St. Martha's, Bethany Beach2024

 

ResponsibilityCustodian and trustee of the property and funds, and fiscal agent of the Episcopal Church in Delaware. Provide financial, custodial, trust, and investment services for the diocese and its institutions 
NameChurchTerm
The Rt. Rev. Kevin S. Brown, Bishop
Ms. Anne C. Foster, Esq., ChancellorChrist Church Christiana Hundred, Wilmington
Mr. James (Jim) S. Bray, Trustee EmeritusTrinity Parish & Old Swedes, Wilmington
Mr. Ronald (Ron) W. Truitt, Trustee
Emeritus
St. Anne's, Middletown
Canon Judith (Judi) Lane Gregory, Canon for Finance & Administration, Mission Support Team
Mr. Richard Harra, TreasurerSt. David's Church, Wilmington2021
The Rev. Calhoun Wick, SecretaryChrist Church, Christiana2022
The Rev. Jeffrey Ross, Vice president St. Peter's Church, Lewes2023
Mr. Bruce VranaSt. James' Church, Mill Creek2024
Ms. Lydia York, Investment CommitteeeSt. Barnabas', Wilmington2025