Search Committee Report – January 21, 2018
The Search Committee has concluded its’ work with regard to calling a new Rector. After conducting interviews of the eight candidates (out of 10 applicants) whom the Committee deemed worthy of consideration and conducting additional investigation of those candidates the Committee has referred 2 names to the Vestry for consideration as the new
Rector. The Vestry will make contact with the two candidates who were referred by the Committee and then make a final decision as to whom it wishes to call as the next Rector at St. James. If anyone has any questions about the process please feel free to contact either Kathy Durkee or Bob Hanley, Co-Chairs.
Search Committee Report – December 17, 2017
The Search Committee completed the interviews of the eight applicants who it determined to interview on December 12, 2017. The Search Committee will meet on January 4, 2018 to discuss the candidates and determine which candidates will advance to the next step in the process.
Rector Search Committee Report – 10/26/2017
The search for the new rector is underway. Currently prospective applicants are submitting applications to the Diocese online. The deadline for applications is November 15, 2017.
The Search Committee has begun to meet regularly to formulate the interview questions that will be asked of the applicants and to assign the tasks that will be utilized in the review process. After the initial review of the applications the Search Committee will select those applicants who will be interviewed for the position. After the interviews are completed the Search Committee will decide which applicants to invite for a tour of St. James.
After the interviews and the visits to St. James the Search Committee will identify the best applicants for further investigation i.e. a visit to their current parish.
At the end of the process the Search Committee will identify the best 2-4 (approximate) candidates who will then be interviewed by the Vestry.
Bob Hanley, Kathy Durkee, Co-Chairs
Lisa Davis, Middle School Head, Academy
Sandra Kull, Registrar
Don Greenawalt, Jr. Warden
Jamie Shaull, Parishioner
Phyllis Shuppert, Parishioner
Elizabeth Tracey, Parishioner
Don Greenawalt and Elizabeth Tracey