Interim Priest in Charge: The Venerable David Selzer
Robert Jones: Organist & Choir Director
Robert Jones has served as organist and choir director of St. Luke’s since October 1999. Bob began his church career as a chorister in the men and boys’ choir of All Saints’ Anglican Church in Windsor, Ontario when he was 6 years old. As well as studying at the University of Windsor (B. Mus.) and London’s University of Western Ontario (M. Mus.) Bob studied twice at the Royal School of Church Music (at Addington Palace in Croydon, England). Bob has earned the Associateship and Choir Master diplomas from the Royal Canadian College of Organists. From 1982-99 he served as Director of Music of Central United Church in Sault Ste. Marie. Since 2004 Robert Jones has also served as conductor of the Seaway Valley Singers; from 2004-15 he was also the conductor of Ottawa’s Bytown Voices. From 2004-2012, he also conducted the two handbell choirs at Winchester United Church. Bob is active in the Ottawa Centre of the Royal Canadian College of Organists (http://www.rcco-ottawa.ca).
Rector’s Warden Michel Maher
People’s Warden Sheldon Mulligan
Deputy Wardens: Heather Matchett, Heather Mallett
Treasurer Susan Reid
Debbie Dugas: Parish Secretary
Debbie was raised in the parish. A loyal St. Luke’s parishioner, Debbie has served as our secretary since 1992.
Daphne Thomas: Co-ordinator of St. Luke’s Pastoral Care Team.
Daphne is committed to Parish Pastoral Care Ministry and has served as co-ordinator of our Pastoral Care Team since 2011. She has Pastoral Care Training and has served as PC Coordinator in a Long-Term Care Facility and in parishes throughout the Diocese of Ottawa. Daphne describes the team as devoted, compassionate and inspired in their ministry to our community. She believes in prayer-based ministry, and encourages continuing education for all the team members.