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People & Places, Aug. 12

The Rev. Bob Backwell is interim rector of Christ Church, 18 W. Wright St., Pensacola, FL 32501.
The Rev. Canon Nelson Kuule Baliira is rector of St. Andrew’s in the Valley, 4620 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17112.
The Rev. Andrew Barnett is associate for expanded worship and music at Washington National Cathedral, 3101 Wisconsin Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20016.
The Rev. Bill Barter (ELCA) is pastor of Trinity, 247 Bates St, Lewiston, ME 04240.
The Rev. Canon Katie Churchwell is canon for community formation at the Cathedral Church of St. Peter, 140 Fourth St. N., St. Petersburg, FL, 33701.
The Rev. Matthew D’Amario is rector of St. Paul’s by-the-Sea, 302 N. Baltimore Ave., Ocean City, MD 21842.
The Rev. George Daisa is priest-in-charge under special circumstances at St. Patrick’s, 1 Church Rd., Thousand Oaks, CA 91362.
The Rev. Bruce DeGooyer is vicar of Trinity By-the-Sea, 100 Kulanihakoi St., Kihei, HI 96753.
The Rev. Steve DeMuth is priest-in-charge of Holy Trinity, 100 N. 3rd Ave., Covina, CA 91723.
The Rev. John Drymon is rector of Trinity, 128 W. Hardin St., Findlay, OH 45840.
The Rev. Elizabeth Bonforte Gardner is interim missioner for young adults in the Diocese of Washington, Episcopal Church House, Mt. St. Alban, Washington, DC 20016.
The Rev. Christopher D. Girata is rector of St. Michael and All Angels, 8011 Douglas Ave., Dallas, TX 75225.
The Rev. Spencer Hatcher is an associate rector of Epiphany, 2216 Pot Spring Rd. Timonium, MD 21093.
The Rev. Sarah E. Hedgis is associate priest for congregational life at Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, 23 S. 38th St., Philadelphia, PA 19104.
The Rev. Beth W. Hixon is rector of Epiphany, 209 S. 3rd Ave., Royersford, PA 19468.
The Rev. Eric Holloway is missioner at the University of Texas; Episcopal Student Center, 209 W. 27th St., Austin, TX 78705.
The Rev. Matt Humm is rector at St. Paul’s, 25 Church St, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
The Rev. R.C. Laird is rector of St John’s, 114 20th Ave. SE, Olympia, WA 98501.
The Rev. Sarah Lapenta-H is associate rector of St. Jude’s, 20920 McClellan Rd., Cupertino, CA 95014.
The Rev. Foster Mays is dean of the Southeast Convocation of the Diocese of Kansas, 835 S.W. Polk St., Topeka, KS 66612.
The Rev. Canon Elizabeth Marie Melchionna is rector of Chapel of the Cross, 304 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27514.
The Rev. Greg Millikin is assistant to the rector of St. Paul’s, 228 S. Pitt St., Alexandria, VA 22314.
The Rev. Teri Monica is rector of Trinity, 18 Trinity Pl., Plattsburgh, NY 12901.
The Rev. Ernesto “JaR” Pasalo Jr. is vicar of St. Nicholas, P.O. Box 700501, Kapolei, HI 96709.
The Rev. Victoria Pretti is rector of St. Mary’s by the Sea, 804 Bay Ave., Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742.
The Rev. Nathan Ritter is priest-in-charge of St. Paul’s, 414 East Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07090.
The Rev. Canon Johnnie E. Ross is canon to the ordinary in the Diocese of Rochester, 935 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14607.
The Rev. Maria Sanzo is priest-in-charge of St. Raphael’s, 1520 Route 88 W., Brick, NJ 08724.
The Rev. Carl Saxton is rector of Holy Comforter, 156 S. 9th St., Gadsden, AL 35901.
The Rev. Johnee Shane is rector of Holy Family, 102 Marquette St., Park Forest, IL 60466.
The Rev. Ricardo Sheppard is deacon-in-charge of St. Alban’s, 148 Lee Ave., New Brunswick, NJ 08901.
The Rev. Victoria Sirota is priest-in-charge at St. John’s, 1 Hudson St., Yonkers, NY 10701.
The Rev. Daniel Smith is priest-in-charge of Holy Cross, 401 S. Park Avenue, Sanford, FL 32771.
The Rev. Joshua Stephens is associate rector for family ministry at Bruton Parish, P.O. Box 3520, Williamsburg, VA 23187.
The Rev. Mark Stuart is assistant rector of St. Thomas the Apostle, 7501 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046.
Canon Robert Williams is the elected president and CEO of the Neighborhood Youth Association, 1016 Pleasant View Ave., Venice, CA 90291. A ministry of the Diocese of Los Angeles, the NYA specializes in 100 percent college placement and related academic tutoring for under-served students.
The Rev. Joseph Wolyniak is chaplain at the Episcopal Church at Princeton University, Procter House, 53 University Pl., Princeton, NJ 08540.
The Rev. David Zwifka is priest-in-charge of St. Luke’s, 22 S. 6th St., Lebanon, PA 17042.


Ordinations: Deacons
ArizonaCathleen Carlton, Christine Christy, Kimberly Crecca, Michael Garcia, and Timothy Watt
ArkansasDeb Cooper, Peggy Cromwell, and Marna Franson
East CarolinaPamela Hayes
MinnesotaDiane Elliott, Stephen Gheen, and Georgianna Smith
MississippiLinda Healy, Sandy Kimmelman, and Betty Melton


Ordinations: Priests
ArizonaPamela Hyde, curate at St. Francis in-the-Valley, 600 S. La Canada Dr., Green Valley, AZ 85614
Central Florida — Cameron Patrick MacMillan and Michelle Mona Roach
GeorgiaJonathan Tuttle
Hawaii — U.S. Navy chaplain Jon Conroe (for the Diocese of the Rio Grande), Box 63087, Marine Corps Base Hawaii,
 Kaneohe Bay, HI 96863, and John A. Hauʻoli Tomoso
IowaMelinda Rae Valentine Davis
Minnesota — MinnesotaCindi Brickson, Lisa Wiens Heinsohn, Jennifer McNally, and Anna Ostenso Moore • On teamsSherry Drysdale-Schruth, Barb Mathias, and Karen Polyard for St. Mark’s, 110 S. Oak St., Lake City, MN 55041, and Grace Church, 205 3rd St. E., Wabasha, MN 55981 • Cher Lor, Bao Moua, Thomas Thao, and Peter Thor for Holy Apostles, 2200 Minnehaha Ave. E., Saint Paul, MN 55119 • Joyce Rush for St. Paul’s, 408 N. 7th St., Brainerd, MN 56401 • Mary Rowan and Beth Wanamaker for St. Luke’s, 615 Vermillion St., Hastings, MN 55033
VirginiaRandi Hicks Rowe


The Rev. Robert Pierson, as a priest. He is a monk in the Order of the Holy Cross, Mt. Calvary Monastery, 505 E. Los Olivos St., Santa Barbara, CA 93105.


The Rev. Dan Appleyard, as rector of Emmanuel, Webster Groves, MO
The Rev. Gerald Eytcheson, as vicar of Epiphany, Independence, and Ascension, Neodesha, KS; Add: 53841 E. 259 Rd., Afton, OK 74331.
The Rev. Joe King, as a deacon of the Diocese of Arizona
The Rev. Pat Kirk, as deacon at St. Francis in-the-Valley
The Very Rev. William Wolff, as rector of St. Peter’s, Pittsburg, KS

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