The Rev. R. Leigh Spruill has served as Rector of St. George’s Church, Nashville, TN, since early 2005. Prior to his call to St. George’s, Leigh served as Rector of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Jacksonville, Florida, as Associate Rector at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Birmingham, Alabama and as Assistant Rector at St. James’s Episcopal Church in Richmond, Virginia.

A native of Tappahannock, Virginia, Leigh received his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He attended the School of Theology at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee and was ordained in the Diocese of Virginia in 1996.

Leigh is married to Susalee, and the Spruills have three children, Eleanor, Peter and William.