Alumni/ae Transitions August-September 2013


GTS Alumni/ae on the Move!


The Rev. Canon Beverly F. Gibson (Class of '05) succeeded the Very Rev. Johnny W. Cook as rector of Christ Church Cathedral in Mobile, Alabama on September 1, 2013 and will be installed as Dean on October 12.

The Rt. Rev. James L. Jelinek (Class of '70), retired Bishop of Minnesota and a former GTS Trustee, has been called as Interim Rector of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, K Street, Washington, D.C. He will lead the parish during the transition until its tenth rector is called in approximately 15 months.

The Rev. James H. Reho, Ph.D. (Class of '08) has accepted a call to be Pastor/Rector of Lamb of God Church in Ft. Myers, Florida, a federated Lutheran-Episcopal congregation with specific interests and initiatives in areas of Reho's particular passion and expertise: religion-science dialogue and emergent liturgy.

The Rev. Susan E. Hill (Class of '09) is now Assisting Priest at Church of the Holy Apostles in New York City.

The Rev. Suzanne Toro (Class of '10) is now Rector of St. John's Episcopal Church in Cornwall, New York.

The Rev. Lynne A. Grifo (Class of '90) is now Interim Pastor at St. John's Church in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

The Rev. Jadon Hartsuff (Class of '12) is now Canon at St. John's Cathedral, Denver, Colorado.

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