Convention News: New Task Force Members Announced

‹ Back to News

At our 238th Annual Convention, held October 23, 2021, three resolutions were approved which included the creation of new Task Forces. The bishops have appointed the following individuals for each of these new Task Forces:

Resolution 4: Fostering Right Relationship: ECCT, Indigenous Episcopalians and our Indigenous Neighbors

Read the full resolution

  • Lori Ayotte, St. George’s Church, Middlebury
  • The Rev. Robert Bergner, Priest-in-Charge, Grace & St. Peter’s, Hamden
  • The Rev. Anne Fraley Rector, St. Peter’s Church, South Windsor
  • Bruce Lombardi, St. Stephen’s, Ridgefield
  • The Rev. Ranjit Mathews, Canon for Mission Advocacy, Racial Justice & Reconciliation, ECCT
  • Sharon Pearson, St. Matthew’s, Wilton
  • The Rev. Diana Rogers, Retired/supply clergy
  • The Rev. Tara Shepley, Priest-in-Charge, St. George’s Church, Middlebury

Resolution 5: Sharing in the Work of Creating a Safe Church

Read the full resolution

  • The Rev. Whitney Altopp, Rector, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Ridgefield
  • Dr. Louisa Baker, Interim Director of Wellness Programs, ECCT
  • The Rev. Margie Baker, Assistant, St. John’s Episcopal Church, West Hartford
  • The Rev. Ian Montgomery, Priest in Charge, St. Saviour’s, Old Greenwich
  • Robert Pearston, Member, NC Region Leadership Team; St. Gabriel’s, East Berlin
  • Rosanna Rosado, Canon for Mission Finance & Operations, ECCT

Resolution 7: Addressing Racism within Title IV Complaints and Processes

Read the full resolution

  • The Rev. Darryl Burke, Priest in Charge, Trinity, Portland
  • Tokunbo Green, Title IV Intake Officer, ECCT; St. John’s, Bridgeport
  • The Rev. Pat Jackson, Deacon, Church of the Holy Trinity, Middletown
  • The Rev. Rowena Kemp, Rector, Grace Church, Hartford
  • The Rev. Ranjit Mathews, Canon for Mission Advocacy, Racial Justice & Reconciliation, ECCT
  • The Rev. Shariya Molegoda, Rector, St. Andrew’s, Madison
  • The Rev. Linda Spiers, Retired/supply clergy
  • Robin Hammeal-Urban, Pastoral Response & Discipline Resource Officer, ECCT