The Right Reverend (Rt. Rev.) Daniel Martins,
Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Springfield
The Rev. Robert G. Eaton – Interim Rector
The Rev. Canon Elliot Blackburn – Rector Emeritus
Henry Evans — Parish Administrator
(see below for online office contact information)
Nancy S. Ypma – Director of Music and Organist
Nancy Ypma, D.Mus., has been Director of Music and Organist at St. George’s for over 25 years. She received her BA in music from UCLA, and her Master of Music and Doctor of Music degrees from Northwestern University. She is Professor of Music at McKendree University and also Chair of the Division of Visual and Performing Arts. She is active in the St. Louis chapter of the American Guild of Organists and gives concerts. Nancy directs both the Adult Choir and the Choristers at St. George’s.
Brian Maves – Senior Warden
Chuck Evans – Junior Warden
Dan Duncan – Treasurer
Duffy Walters – Clerk of the Mission Leadership Team
Mission Leadership Team
Class of 2021 Class of 2022 Class of 2023
Maryann Fernandez Margaret Brown Jim Gillispie
Joan Barnes Chuck Evans Vicki Hall
Brian Maves Sue Vaughn Dawn Jung
The office is open from 8 am to 3 pm daily. The Parish Administrator can be reached at 618-233-6320. Messages sent from the comment form below will be responded to asap.
Community Service Commission – Coordinates outreach programs in the neighboring community; sponsors parish involvement in social issues such as the food pantry, food and clothing collections, blood drives, and more.
Fellowship Commission – This commission plans and coordinates church-wide gatherings and social activities to celebrate and enhance our life as a Christian community.
Liturgical Commission – Assists the rector in planning (liturgies) throughout the church year. The membership includes representatives from all the ministries that help with these liturgies.
Property Commission – Assists the junior warden in caring for the buildings and grounds of our parish.
Stewardship and Finance – Manages the parish finances, prepares and monitors the annual budget, ensures an annual audit and leads stewardship campaigns.
Spiritual Enrichment Commission – Plans renewal events, helps in the formation of prayer and study groups, and works with the Liturgical Commission to enrich the spiritual life of the parish.