Reparations Task Force

At the 236th Annual Convention of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut, Resolution #7 called on the bishops to create a “Reparations Task Force.” 

You can learn more about the members of the task force here.

Reparations Task Force

  • The Rev. Dr. Donald L. HamerCo-convener, Retired, Chaplain to Retired Clergy and Spouses
  • Cheryl SharpCo-convener, Member, St. Peter’s, Cheshire
  • The Rev. Whitney AltoppRector, St. Stephen’s, Ridgefield
  • The Rev. Mark ByersPriest-in-Charge, St. Andrew’s, Meriden
  • The Rev. Darryl C. BurkePriest-in-Charge, Trinity Church, Portland
  • The Rev. Shancia JarrettCurate, Christ Church, Greenwich
  • The Rev. Rowena KempRector, Grace, Hartford
  • The Rev. Tracy Johnson RussellRector, St. Monica’s, Hartford
  • Dick ShriverMember, St. Ann’s, Old Lyme
  • Valarie StanleyMember, St. Luke’s, New Haven
  • The Rev. Deacon Ronald SteedDeacon, most recently at St. James’, Preston and Grace, Yantic
  • Lisa YarborMember, St. Luke’s, New Haven