Leadership

Rector During the Interim  The Rev. William (Bill) McLemore  Phone: 815-338-0950 Parish Leadership, Liturgy, Pastoral Care, Parish Life rector@stannswoodstock•org  The Wardens and Vestry of St. Ann’s are pleased to announce that The Rev. Bill McLemore has accepted our call to serve Rector Interim.  The Rev. Bill McLemore will guide us forward as we re-imagine what St. Ann’s is all about, and we call a new Rector. Fr. McLemore was ordained in the Diocese of Florida after attending Virginia Theological Seminary. He served churches in Florida, (the Diocese of) Georgia, and Alabama, retiring after 30 years of active parish ministry. Fr. McLemore lives with his wife (The Rev. Lori Lowe) in McHenry, where she serves as rector of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Clergy Associate  The Rev. Lynn White  Phone: 815-338-0950 Environment & Sustainability
The Rev. Lynn White, BA, MDiv, DMin. Lynn was ordained as Deacon 1983 and Priest in 1984 in the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago. She has served as an Associate at Christ Church, Winnetka, Ill; Church of the Holy Spirit, Lake Forest, Ill; Interim Dean of the Cathedral, Boise, Idaho: and Interim Rector of St. Andrew’s, Grayslake, Ill. Lynn was a Trustee of Seabury Western Theological Seminary for 9 years. Lynn and her husband, Mike, served with the International Executive Service Corps in both Indonesia and Armenia. Lynn and Mike have three grown children and four grandchildren. 

Organist & Choir Director  Terree Emrich, D.M.A.  Phone: 815-338-0950
Vocal & Instrumental Music music@stannswoodstock•org
Terree is also a professor of music at North Park University.  She has established herself as one of Chicago’s premier pianists as a soloist, ensemble player and accompanist. She is pianist for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Symphony Chorus, and has worked with many of the world’s leading conductors. During her summers with the CSO at Ravinia, she has played with violinists Miriam Fried and Gil Shaham, with world-renowned bass-baritone Bryn Terfel–and many others.

Admin Assist/Tech Support/Web Design & Maintenance Charleen Kuhart  Charleen is the hub of our parish communications, handling tasks such as Bulletins, Announcements, Contact Information, E-Mail Messaging, weekly News & Notes newsletter, Website Design & Maintenance, St. Ann’s Calendar & Voice Mail  815-338-0950  charleen@stannswoodstock.org

Office Guild Volunteer Support Various “secretarial” duties are presently handled by parish volunteers 815-338-0950 officeguild@stannswoodstock.org

Lay Youth MinisterDeidre Arnold  815-338-0950  email:  youth@stannswoodstock.org

Bookkeeper – Kathy Rizzo  Contributions, Pledges, Banking, Payments  815-338-0950 bookkeeper@stannswoodstock•org  HOURS: Most Mondays 10am-2pm, other hours as needed – flexible.

Parish Sexton – Mike Rizzo   General Maintenance & Janitorial & Grounds   815-338-0950 HOURS: Flexible.  Contact Kathy Rizzo, Bookkeeper, if you need to reach Mike.

Vestry Officers
Jennifer Loacker, Sr. Warden
Michael Emrich, Jr. Warden

Appointed Positions (non-voting)
Ruth Cotton, Treasurer  
David Radford, Assistant Treasurer
Barbara Needleman, Clerk of the Vestry  

Vestry Members
Class of 2018:   Vincent Castillo, Gunnar Gitlin, Mike Palmer
Class of 2019:   Lori Trout, Marianna Wolfmeyer, Ricca Zaino
Class of 2020:  Victor Chudoba, Karen Kerbyson, Teresa Urfer