Leadership Bodies

Leadership Bodies

Standing Committee

Purpose: The standing committee serves as the council of advice to the Bishop, and in the absence of the bishop holds The Ecclesiastical Authority of the diocese. The Standing Committee shall fill all vacancies that may occur during the recess of the Convention. (Diocesan Constitution: Article IX, Sects. 1, 5, 6)

Name Yr. Term Ends
The Rev. Jeff Wylie, President 2020
Mr. Tom Sands, Secretary 2020
Mr. Doug Wicker 2021
The Rev. Dr. David Grissom 2021
The Rev. Elaine Storm 2022
Mr. Kirk Botula 2022
The Rev. Cn. Dr. Andrea Millard 2024
Mrs. Monique Magness 2024
Mr. Andy Fletcher, Chancellor N/A

Board of Trustees

Purpose: The powers and duties of said Board so incorporated shall be to collect, receive, hold, manage, and properly dispose of all property that is conveyed or transferred to the Diocese, for its benefit or the benefit of any of its Congregations, bodies, or associations. (Diocesan Constitution: Article X, Section 2)

Name (yr. term ends - # of terms)
Kearns, John (2020-1)
Herrington, Derek (2019-1)
Foster, James (2021-2)
Sherman, Winifred (2022-2)
Shiner, Mike (President) (2020-2)
Edelstein, Diane (2022-2)
Hay, Tom (2021-1)
Storm, Nick (2022-2)
Taylor, Carly (2022-1)

Diocesan Council

Purpose: The Diocesan Council shall act on behalf of the Convention when the Convention is not in session. In particular, it shall evaluate the policies, programs, and other activities of the Diocese, make recommendations to the Convention, and give general oversight to the work, mission, budget and human resources of the Diocese. The Council shall perform such other functions and tasks as the Convention may assign to it. (Diocesan Canon: Canon VI, Section 1)

District 1
VACANCY (2020-1)
Ms. Anna Brychik (2021-1)
The Rev. Glenn Crytzer (2020-2)    
District 2
VACANCY (2020-1)
VACANCY (2021-1)
VACANCY (2022-1)
District 3
Mrs. Connie Guggenheimer (2020-2)
The Rev. John Bailey (2021-2)
Mr. Tom Miller (2022-1)
District 4
Mr. Dennis Sweeney (2020-2)
Mr. Tim Moore (2021-2)
The Rev. Doug Blakelock (2022-1)
District 6
Mr. Alan Komm (2020-1)
Mr. Brandon Daily (2021-1)
Dr. Leslie Thyberg (2022-1)
District 8
The Rev. Kua Apple (2020-2)
Mr. Gary Bookhammer (2021-1)
Mr. Dan Oliver (2022-2)
District 9
VACANCY (2020-1)
Mrs. Liz Smith (2021-2)
The Rev. Michael McGhee (2022-1)
District 10
Mr. Joe Doerr (2020-1)
The Rev. Eric Rodes (2021-1)
The Rev. Regis Turocy (2022-1)
Ex-Officio Council Members
Mr. Andy Fletcher Chancellor of the Diocese
The Rev. Jeff Wylie Standing Committee, President
Mr. Michael Shiner Board of Trustees, President
Mrs. Shannon Sims Secretary of Convention
Mr. Nick Storm Interim Director of Administration, The Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh
Growth Fund Representatives
The Rev. Glenn Crytzer
Mrs. Anna Brychik

The Array

Purpose: If any charges are brought against any member of the Clergy of the Diocese the Array of the Diocese shall serve as the “ecclesiastical Trial Court.”

Name Yr. Term Ends
The Rev. Ethan Magness (2nd term) 2020
The Rev. Jeff Wylie (2nd term) 2020
Mr. Roger Foley (2nd term) 2020
Mr. Jason McLean (1st term) 2021
Mrs. Sarah Kwolek (2nd term) 2021
The Rev. Bryan Jarrell (1st term) 2021
The Rev. John Bailey (2nd term) 2022
The Rev. Eric Rodes (1st term) 2022
Mr. Doug Wicker (1st term) 2022