Leadership

Fr Michael DwyerInterim Rector - Father Michael Dwyer 

Father Michael Dwyer was born and raised on the South side of Chicago. He now lives in Park Forest, Illinois with his wife Jane, a teacher of the deaf specializing in infants to three year olds. They share their house with two cats. Fr. Mike and Jane have five grown children and seven  grandchildren so far.

Fr. Mike holds a Master’s Degrees in Health Administration and a Master’s Degree from Catholic Theological Union in Pastoral Studies. Before being ordained a priest in 2012, he worked in healthcare finances and information systems.

Fr. Mike and Jane enjoy camping, gardening and reading.

 

 

 

 

 

Photo by David Ettinger.Director of Music – Michael D. Soto

A native of Texas, Michael Soto studied organ performance and linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin. His primary teachers include Frank Speller and Gerre Hancock in Texas and Vincent Warnier in Paris. In 2011, he was awarded a State Department English Language Fellowship in Tunisia, and while there, he served as organist of the Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul in Tunis. Michael’s musical interests include French organ music of the 20th century and Anglican choral music. He performs throughout the Chicago area as an organist, violist, and pianist, and he is the accompanist of the Grande Prairie Singers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Office Administrator – Sarah Lawrence

 

Sexton – Kenneth Shells

 

Nursery – Larissa Smith

 

2018 Vestry

Senior Warden – Greg Lawrence

Junior Warden – Patricia Smith-Huntoon

Alice Creason, Randy Oyster, Cyndie Knoll (terms expire January 2019)

Michael Bond, Mary VanSwol, [Vacant seat] (terms expire January 2020)

Michael Madden, Tonya Eisenberg, Rob McManamy (terms expire January 2021)